Queen Alia International Airport - Amman Airport (AMM)

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Amman Queen Alia International Airport (IATA: AMM, ICAO: OJAI) (Matar al-Malikah 'Alya' Ad-Dowaly) is located in Zizya area, 20 miles (30km) south of Amman, the capital city of Jordan.

Queen Alia International Airport (IATA: AMM) is the biggest airport in Jordan
Queen Alia International Airport (IATA: AMM) is the biggest airport in Jordan
The airport is located 30 kilometres south of Amman
The airport is located 30 kilometres south of Amman
Amman Airport served 7 Million passengers in 2015
Amman Airport served 7.9 Million passengers in 2017
There is only one terminal, which was opened in March 2013
There is only one terminal, which was opened in March 2013
It is the home hub of Royal Jordanian Airlines, the national flag carrier, and Jordan Aviation, Royal Falcon and Royal Wings as well. New terminal opened in 2013, was awarded by Airport Council international as the best airport in Middle East in 2014. About the name: Amman Airport is named after the former queen of Jordan, Queen Alia, who died in an accident in 1977.
Amman Airport is the largest one in Jordan and is being used for approximately 40 airlines from around the world. Royal Jordanian airline is the busiest one with over 45 destinations worldwide. In 2017, 7,914,703 passengers used the Airport. The number of passengers is growing each year, and the traffic has doubled in the last ten years.



Amman Airport is formed by a single integrated passenger terminal, being actually the busiest airport in Jordan, with both north and south piers (South Terminal 1 and North Terminal 2).

The terminal is able to handle over 12 million passengers.

Information desks are available 24/7:

- South Ter. 1: +962 6 4451739

- North Ter. 2: +962 6 4453187


Some Facilities

- Duty Free Shop

- Several Restaurants and Cafès

- Children's play area

- Free WiFi connection

- Prayer Rooms

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Terminal Levels

Queen Alia Airport consist of four levels:

- Arrivals level 1

- Departures level 2

- Departures level 3

- Level 4: Lounges

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QAIA Airport in numbers

- One terminal expanded in 2016 with a total capacity of 12 million passengers.

- Hub for 4 airlines: Royal Jordanian Airlines, Royal Wings, Jordan Aviation and Royal Falcon.

- 2 runways

- 7,914,703 passengers in 2017

- More than 40 airlines (passenger, charter and cargo)

- 6,000 square metres of retail space.


There are currently three options regarding transportation at Queen Alia Airport:

- Taxi: Taxis at Amman Airport works with fixed and public rates. A one-way trip to downtown is around JOD 22.00. More info

- Bus Express: The so-called Sariyah Airport Express Bus runs to Amman every 30-60' 24 hours/day. More info

- Local buses: There are local buses at your disposal at the three main stations in Amman: Tabarbour, Abdali and JEET.

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- Car Hire / Car Rental: At Amman Airport you can find several rental car services. Now, you can book your car through our search engine. Check prices and options here!

Present & future

There is a project to connect QAIA Airport with Amman by rail. It is still unknown when works will begin and end.


Contact information

Address: Amman Airport, JORDAN
Telephone:+962 6 500 2777

Contact: contactus@aig.aero


Lost and Found

Contact: lost.found@aig.aero

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