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3699 Km
4 hour 30 min
Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Domestic Airport

Transportation to Skardu Airport from the City Center

Nestled in the serene landscapes of Gilgit-Baltistan, Skardu Airport serves as an important gateway for adventurers and tourists alike to explore the natural beauty of this region. Due to its strategic location, reaching or departing from Skardu Airport is a hassle-free affair, facilitated by several transportation options tailored to the needs of visitors.


Taxis 
One of the most direct ways to get to or from Skardu Airport is by taxi. Taxis are readily available outside the terminal and provide a hassle-free means of transportation to Skardu city or other nearby attractions. Fares can vary depending on the distance and specific destination, so it's advisable to negotiate and agree on a price before beginning your journey.


Private Car Services
For a more personalized experience, private car services can be arranged. These services offer the comfort and flexibility of exploring Skardu at your own pace, with the added benefit of a knowledgeable driver who can double as a guide to the region. Booking in advance is recommended to ensure availability on arrival.


Rental Cars
Travelers looking for the ultimate freedom to explore may opt for a rental car, which is available at the Skardu airport. This option is best suited for those who are familiar with driving in mountainous terrain and are comfortable navigating the roads of Gilgit-Baltistan on their own. Renting a car allows for spontaneous detours and visits to off-the-beaten-path destinations that are less accessible by public transport or taxi.
Given the natural terrain and scenic routes that characterize the region, driving in Skardu is an adventure in itself. However, it's important to be aware of local driving conditions and weather patterns, especially during the colder months when the roads can be challenging.

Last Updated: 07 Mar 2024

Transportation to Al Ula City Center from Airport

You can use airport taxis to reach the center of Al-Ula, 25 kilometers from Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport. Another option would be renting a car from the airport. If you prefer more affordable prices, you can opt for Uber application or make benefit of the transfer service of the hotel you will be staying at Al-Ula. It takes 35-40 minutes maximum to reach Al-Ula city center from Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport

Taxi

The stands of the airport taxis, serving 7/24, are located just outside the arrival terminal of the Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport. If you wish, you can call a taxi from the private taxi companies located in the city center. The average taxi fare to go from Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport to the center of Al-Ula would be 150-180 Saudi Arabian Riyals. If you will be travelling using the Uber application, you might expect to pay around 30-45 riyal. You can reach Al-Ula city center with taxi from Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport in about 28 minutes.

Car Rental

It would be useful to make a research in advance to rent a car from Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport. You can easily take your rental car with your internationally valid driving licence and you pre-booking, and reach Al-Ula in about 20-25 minutes via route number 70. Werent Carr Car Rental (+966148842929), one of the car rental companies operating at Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport, is offering affordable prices.

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2017

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Which airports can I use for Skardu-Al Ula flights?

For Skardu-Al Ula flights, you can use Skardu Airport as departure airport, and Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Domestic Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Skardu-Al Ula and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Skardu-Al Ula is 3699 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 4 hour 30 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Skardu-Al Ula flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Skardu-Al Ula flights is Monday.

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