KAIA is the hub of the Muslim’s world, as well as the main western gateway to/from many countries. KAIA is the first international airport in Saudi Arabia, which opened in 1981. The total size of the KAIA airport is approximately 105 square km. The airport consists of the Royal Terminal, the Southern Terminal, the Northern Terminal, Hajj Terminal, as well as the Private aviation.

In 2019, a new airport named Terminal (1) opened. The brand new airport was built on 810 square km with an annual and initial capacity of 30 million passengers.

Terminal (1) Facilities and Services:

·         220 passenger service desks.

·         80 self-services kiosks.

·         63 passport control desks.

·         Parking spaces available for 8200 cars.

·         VIP lounge with a total size of 11254 Square meter.

·         Shopping area has a 7856 square meter facility in the domestic terminals and has a 12218 square meter facility in the international terminals.

·         A three- level hotel with 120 rooms available.

·         The world’s biggest aquarium; 46.5 feet in length and 32.8 feet wide.


Our Vision

Our purpose is to create a hub airport for the two holy mosques visitors and to become the favorite destination for Middle East passengers.

We aim at reinforcing a thriving sustainable economy.   


Our mission

·         To efficiently operate the airport and maintain safety and security standards.

·         To continuously improve the operations to be in compliance with the international standards and environmental requirements.

·         To provide facilities and services based on global best practices.

·         To create and improve a commercial culture.

·         To grow business with sectors of mutual interests.

·         To focus on sustainable development values.

·         To achieve an attractive work environment.​