Queen Alia International Airport

Last updated: Sunday, September 24, 2023


Queen Alia International Airport is a large airport located in Amman, Jordan. It serves Amman and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code AMM.

Queen Alia International Airport is situated in the continent of Asia, specifically in the country of Jordan, with latitude 31.7226009369 and longitude 35.9931983948.

It has an elevation of 730.00 meters (2395 ft) and is identified by the GPS code OJAI.

Phone+962 6 500 2777
Elevation730.00 m (2395 ft)
AddressDesert Highway, Amman, Jordan
WebsiteQueen Alia International Airport
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Airport address

Queen Alia International Airport

Desert Highway, Amman, Jordan

Which country is Queen Alia International Airport?

Queen Alia International Airport is situated in Amman, which is in Jordan, a country located on the continent of Asia.

How do I get from Queen Alia International Airport to city centre?

There are several transportation options available to get from Queen Alia International Airport to the city center:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available at the airport. You can find official taxi counters inside the terminal building where you can book a taxi. The journey to the city center takes around 30-40 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

  2. Airport Express Bus: The Airport Express Bus is a convenient and affordable option. The bus departs from the airport and stops at several locations in the city center, including Abdali, 7th Circle, and 8th Circle. The bus operates every 30 minutes and the journey takes approximately 45 minutes.

  3. Private Transfer: You can pre-book a private transfer service to pick you up from the airport and drop you off at your desired location in the city center. This option offers convenience and comfort, especially if you have a lot of luggage or prefer a more personalized service.

  4. Rental Car: If you prefer to drive yourself, you can rent a car from one of the car rental companies available at the airport. This option gives you the flexibility to explore the city at your own pace.

It is recommended to check the latest information and availability of these transportation options before your arrival to ensure a smooth journey from the airport to the city center.

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Most common questions

Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Queen Alia International Airport.

  1. How far is Queen Alia International Airport from Amman city center? Queen Alia International Airport is located approximately 35 kilometers (22 miles) south of Amman city center. The airport is well-connected to the city by various transportation options, including taxis, buses, and private transfers.

  2. What airlines operate at Queen Alia International Airport? Queen Alia International Airport serves as a major hub for several international and regional airlines. Some of the prominent airlines operating at the airport include Royal Jordanian, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, British Airways, and Lufthansa, among others.

  3. Are there any facilities and services available at Queen Alia International Airport? Queen Alia International Airport offers a wide range of facilities and services to ensure a comfortable travel experience for passengers. These include duty-free shops, restaurants and cafes, currency exchange counters, ATMs, car rental services, prayer rooms, lounges, free Wi-Fi, and medical facilities. The airport also provides special assistance for passengers with reduced mobility or disabilities.