Kuwait Airport (KWI) Guide to Kuwait International Airport (KWI)

Bus from Kuwait Airport to city

Though the public transportation in Kuwait is safe and reliable, it may be not convenient for tourists since it just brings you to other locations which are more convenient for locals.

Find attached below the available options to transfer from Kuwait to the city centre by bus:

CityBus Airport Express

CityBus offer to Kuwait Airport passengers four Express bus lines which may help you transfer to your destination within Kuwait.

See below the several Express bus lines serving Kuwait Airport:

Airport Express X1: Kuwait Airport to Fahaheel
Airport Express X2: Kuwait Airport to Salmiya
Airport Express X3: Kuwait Airport to Bneid Al Gar
Airport Express X4: Kuwait Airport to Riggae

Public Transport

The Kuwait Public Transport Company (KPTC) buses

The KPTC is just the public authority who manages public transportation in Kuwait.

The following bus routes just serves Kuwait Airport:

- Line #13: Kuwait Airport to Mirqab to Khaitan
- Line #99: Kuwait Airport to Jleeb to Civil ID Office

Opening hours: From 04:30 am to 23:45 pm (daily). Frequency is of 10 minutes.

- Line #501: Kuwait Airport to Mirqab:

Bus route #501 turns to be the most used and efficient line to joint Kuwait Airport and the city centre. It runs every 30 minutes from outside Arrivals to Mirqab Bus Station.

Opening hours: From 05:30 am to 21:00 pm.


This bus services are available immediately outside the Arrivals Hall in Terminal 1.


The general fare for the public transport services is of KW 0.2, excepting for Line #99, which is of KW 0.3.

Where do I buy my ticket?

You can purchase your ticket on board to the driver.