Queen Alia International Airport (AMM)

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Queen Alia International Airport (AMM)
Address39158 Amman, Jordan
Telephone(06) 401 0250
Number of terminals1
Time zoneGMT Arabia Standard Time: GMT/UTC +2 (GMT/UTC +3 from March 27 to October 30, 2014)
LocationAmman Queen Alia International Airport is located 32 km (20 miles) south of Amman.
Airport codeAMM
Airport newsThe airport opened a new terminal in 2013. There are plans to construct a direct rail link to the center of the Jordanian capital.
Driving directionsFrom central Amman, take Route 15 (known locally as Airport Road) to the south. The airport exit is shortly before the town of Al Jizah.
Car rentalAvis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National, Payless, and Thrifty are represented at Amman Queen Alia International Airport, along with a number of local operators. Car rental counters are situated in the arrivals areas of the terminal.
Public transport and taxisBus: There is a 24-hour bus service (tel: (06) 506 3900; www.ltrc.gov.jo) between the airport and central Amman, running every 30 minutes from 07:00–22:00, and every hour between 22:00 and 07:00. The travel time to Amman is approximately 45 minutes, and the fare starts at JOD1.5 (with an additional charge for luggage).
Taxi: Taxis (tel: (06) 445 1302) are available outside Arrivals. The travel time to central Amman is about 30 minutes, and the fare is around JOD15.
Car parkingThere are two main parking lots at Amman Queen Alia International Airport, accommodating nearly 1,800 vehicles. One is for short- term parking and the other for long-term options. The short-term parking area is located in front of the building, while long-term parking is further away, linked via a shuttle service.
Information and help desksThere are information desks within the terminal complex (tel: (06) 401 0250).
Airport FacilitiesMoney: Banks, bureaux de change, and ATMs are available both air- and landside in both terminals.
Communications: Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the terminal. A post office is located on the ground floor of the terminal.
Food: There is a range of cafés, fast-food outlets, and restaurants both air- and landside in the terminal complex.
Shopping: The airport offers extensive duty-free shopping, together with a selection of gift and souvenir shops, specialist food outlets, and bookshops.
Luggage: Porters, lost property, and left-luggage facilities are available.
Conference and business facilitiesThe VIP lounge with business services, operated by Royal Jordanian Airlines, is located on the mezzanine level of the terminal. Conference and meeting facilities are also available at the nearby Amman Airport Hotel (tel: (06) 445 1000; ammanairporthotel.com).
Disabled facilitiesDesignated disabled parking facilities are provided. The airport is generally wheelchair accessible, with special toilets, ramps, and elevators. Assistance personnel are available on request.
Airport hotelsThere is one hotel a short distance from the terminals. Alternative accommodation can be found in Amman itself; hotel booking assistance is available at the airport. Our Amman Queen Alia International Airport guide includes the following hotel:

Amman Airport Hotel
The 307-room Amman Airport Hotel is just 2 km (1.4 miles) from Amman Queen Alia International Airport. In addition to a range of eating and drinking venues, the four-star hotel boasts a fitness suite, pool, meeting rooms, and business services. A free shuttle operates to and from the airport.
Queen Alia International Airport
Amman, Jordan
Tel: (06) 445 1000.
Web: ammanairporthotel.com
Full airport nameAmman Queen Alia International Airport
State or provinceJordan
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