Nov 2, 2019
Airport Tax of 10 SR on Domestic Travelers in Saudi Arabia from January 2020
Starting from 1st January 2020, All the domestic passengers in Saudi Arabia traveling between one airport to other airport in the Kingdom have to pay 10 SR as local airport tax said the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA).
As per the GACA authorities it will apply on all domestic passengers traveling through airports, It will be applicable on entering and exiting any airport. The 10 riyals airport tax is a charge for using the lounges and other utilities of local airports.
- The airport tax money will be used to finance development of the basic infrastructure of the airports and to improve the airport services said the General Authority of Civial Aviation.
- The airport tax will be collected while booking domestic flights, The GACA informed all airlines starting from 1st January 2020, Collect 10 Saudi Riyals as tax on each passenger whether they are arriving or departing from airport.
-Airlines who failed to collect the airport tax on tickets will be penalized, Every 3 years the airport tax will be reviewed by GACA as per the inflation rates.