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In this page,  you will find useful information regarding visa and accommodation options in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Visa Requirement  

As is customary with all international travel, travelers must familiarize themselves with the entry and exit requirements of their travel. Ensuring compliance with these protocols is fundamental before committing to the travel arrangements.

Through a fast and easy-to-use online portal, international visitors to Saudi Arabia, can apply for an eVisa. For visa application and requirements, please visit https://ksavisa.sa

King Khalid International Airport

King Khalid International Airport serves as the primary international aviation hub for the capital. Situated 35 kilometers, north of Riyadh, from the city center. The airport welcomes 28 million passengers annualy. For more visit the King Khalid International Airport (KKIA) website.


Buses, taxis, and rideshare services such as Uber, Careem, and Bolt are available in Riyadh. Rental services like Hertz, Budget, Yelo, Payless, and Theeb can be found at the airport. 

General Information

Official Language(s): Arabic and English

Time Zone: Arab Standard Time (GMT+3)

Average weather in Riyadh in November: 28° / 15°

Currency: Saudi Riyal (SAR)

International Call Code: +966

Local Emergencies:

  • Ambulance 997
  • Emergency 112
  • Police 999

Hotel & Accommodation

Located at a convenient 3 kms away from the Indira Gandhi International Airport, Aerocity is amongst the largest and leading hospitality districts in India. With 11 of the most renowned international hospitality brands, it offers guests a choice of stay like no other.

Tourism in Riyadh

For information about activities and things to do in Riyadh, please view Visit Saudi official website.