Jeddah International Airport
The Kingdom’s second-largest city and biggest seaport are in the city of Jeddah. The city houses the Jeddah International Airport (King Abdulaziz International), the country’s third-largest and busiest airport (serving more than 41 million passengers in 2018). JED sees the highest number of international travelers in the Kingdom and is the largest hub for Saudi Arabia’s flag carrier, Saudia. The airport provides facilities required for the service of pilgrims and those who visit the country to perform Umrah. It has three operational passenger terminals: the North Terminal, the Hajj Terminal, and the new Terminal 1. The Hajj Terminal was specially built for Muslim pilgrims going to Mecca annually on the Hajj.