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About Dammam King Fahd International Airport (DMM)

The largest airport in the world, Dammam King Fahd International Airport serves the city of Dammam in northeastern Saudi Arabia. Our Dammam King Fahd International Airport guide includes information on services, transportation and accommodation.


There is an information desk in the arrivals area (tel: (03) 883 1000).


Driving directions:

From central Dammam, head west along King Fahd Road and follow the signs for the airport terminal.

Airport Info



Dammam King Fahd International Airport is located 20km (12 miles) northwest of Dammam.

No. of terminals:

(03) 883 1000.

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus: Public buses are operated by SAPTCO (tel: (03) 883 8776; Buses operate to Dammam city centre (journey time: approximately 30 minutes; fare: SAR12), as well as to Al-Khobar and Al-Hassa. There is a SAPTCO information desk in Arrivals.

Taxi: Taxis are available outside Arrivals. The fare to Dammam is around SAR50-60.

Terminal facilities


Several ATMs and bureaux de change are available in the landside areas of the terminal.


A self-service café/restaurant and several snack bars are located both air- and land-side.


There are numerous shops at Dammam King Fahd International Airport, including gift and craft retailers, along with extensive tax-free areas.


Porters, lost property and left-luggage facilities are available.


There is a large mosque above the multistorey car park, linked to the terminal via air-conditioned walkways. Additionally, there are travel agencies, play areas and a designated smoking room in Departures.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

There are no meeting room facilities at the airport, but a premium lounge facility is available in International Departures, after security. Conference facilities are available in the region's large hotels, the nearest of which are located in Dammam and Al-Khobar.

Communication Facilities:

Internet access points and telephones can be found at various locations in the terminal building.

Disabled facilities:

Designated disabled parking facilities are available. The airport is generally wheelchair accessible, with ramps and lifts where required.

Car parking:

There are nearly 5,000 long- and short-term parking spaces in a multistorey car park directly connected to the terminal building. There is additional outdoor parking. Payment is by cash only, on exiting the facility.

Car rental:

Avis, Budget and Hertz are represented at Dammam King Fahd International Airport, along with a number of local Saudi operators. Car rental counters are situated in the arrivals area.

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