Kuwait International Airport

Airport Information for Kuwait

Need help navigating the facilities at Kuwait International airport? Learn everything you need to find your way around the airport.

Transit InformationMinimum Connecting TimeAirport TransferAirport Facilities
The transit zone is on the first floor of the airport. You will find a range of services to make your transit smooth and relaxed.
  • Prayer halls
  • Restaurants
  • Duty-free shops
  • CA information desk
  • First and executive-class lounges
  • VIP lounge
  • Bank
  • Transfer desk for Kuwait Airways and NAS passenger services.
International to international: Two hoursDistance from airport to Kuwait City is 20 km/12 miles. Public transport is available from 05:00  to 22:00 hours for 250 fils. Airport taxis to the city are available 24/7 from  KWD7.00/USD 22782 onwards.Enjoy a fuss-free journey with a wide range of services at the airport:
  • Wheelchair assistance
  • Airport clinic
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Shopping centres
  • Bank
  • Travel agencies
  • Pharmacies
  • Duty-free shops
  • Money exchange
  • Valet parking
  • Airport special handling unit (to assist passengers with service charge payments).


Airport Information

Check-in CounterLounge
You can access Air India’s check-in counter at ‘Zone 4’ of the airport. Counters will open three hours before departure and close one hour before the scheduled time.First and executive-class passengers can access the lounge to enjoy following services:
  • Internet
  • Fax
  • Television
  • Refreshments
  • Reading materials
  • Massage chairs