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How to get a ride with Uber from Dammam Airport
Open your app to request a ride
Choose the option that suits your group size and luggage needs.
Follow directions in the app
You’ll get directions about pickup locations directly in the app. Signs might also be available at the airport.
Meet your driver
Go to your assigned pickup location as specified by the app. Please note, this location may not always be at your nearest exit. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
Tips for Dammam Airport
Get 3 hours of free wifi in Dammam Airport after passport control, with no password requirements or additional cost.
Dammam Airport parking
The airport features 5,000 indoor parking spaces with a variety of short- and long-term options and valet parking. For more information, contact the airport or one of their parking providers.
Dammam Airport currency exchange
A currency exchange bureau is open 24 hours on the landside area of the terminals. Various banking services are available around the clock, and ATMs are stationed throughout the airport.
Top questions from riders
- Can you request a ride with Uber at Dammam Airport?
Choose a ride option that suits your group size and storage needs through the app. Request a ride when you’re ready to walk outside.
- Where is the Uber pickup location at Dammam Airport?
Uber pickup locations are subject to change, so make sure to check the Uber app after you request a ride. However, you can exit the airport on the arrivals level and follow signs toward parking. This is where all drivers at DMM meet travelers for pickup.
- What are Uber prices like for rides to and from Dammam Airport?
They vary depending on traffic, distance, and other factors. Check the Uber price estimator for approximate trip prices.
- How long will it take for Uber to pick me up?
Pickup times can vary depending on the number of drivers on the road, traffic, and other variables.
DMM visitor information
Located approximately 37 kilometers (23 miles) northwest of Dammam, Saudi Arabia, King Fahd Airport is the largest airport in the world by physical area. Though not the busiest airport in Saudi Arabia (this title goes to King Abdulaziz Airport in Jeddah), Dammam International Airport has a passenger capacity of 247,500 and a total surface of 761 square kilometers (294 square miles). Uber offers a convenient solution for seasoned and novice travelers, with journeys from King Fahd Airport to the city center taking about 25 to 35 minutes in ideal traffic conditions.
Dammam Airport lounge areas
If you’re looking for some rest and relaxation before your flight, King Fahd Airport lounges provide comfort for travelers. Access to lounges can be obtained by purchasing a pass for economy members, or through a dedicated lounge membership program such as Priority Pass. The naSmiles Lounge is airside after the security checkpoint, near Gates 120 and 121. Plaza Premium Lounge is located in the international departure area, and Alfursan Lounge is in the domestic departures area.
Things to do at DMM
Dammam Airport offers extensive opportunities for duty-free shopping throughout its terminal alongside a collection of popular gift and craft retailers. Whether you’re searching for a last-minute gift or wishing to peruse Saudi’s luxury retail offerings, Dammam’s airport has plenty to offer. If you and your family are waiting for your flight, there’s a children’s play area to keep the little ones entertained. Dammam Airport also features numerous attractions around the year, including art exhibitions, national day celebrations, and religious festivals. You can always find something to do when you fly from King Fahd Airport.
Special features at DMM
A notable feature of King Fahd Airport is the airport mosque, which is built on the roof of the car park. Featuring an architectural design that melds modernism with Islamic-style arches and domes, the mosque can accommodate up to 2,000 worshipers and is accessed through the passenger terminal.
Hotels near Dammam Airport
As Dammam Airport is in a desert location, there are no hotels within walking distance from the airport. If you have a layover or overnight flight, the nearest hotels to Dammam Airport are approximately 30 kilometers (20 miles) away. These can be accessed by an Uber trip.
Dammam Airport restaurants
Whether you’re looking for a preflight snack or a full dinner, Dammam Airport’s restaurants have plenty on offer. You can find several chain restaurants as well as plenty of sit-down restaurants and eateries.
Places of interest near DMM Airport
As the capital of the Eastern Province, Dammam has many choices for sightseeing and cultural immersion. Popular sights include:
- Al Hayat Plaza
- Half Moon Beach
- King Abdullah Park
- King Fahd Causeway
Find more information about King Fahd International Airport here.