Kuwait Airport (KWI) Informational Guide to Kuwait International Airport (KWI) - Non Official

Kuwait Airport Taxi

Taking a taxi from Kuwait Airport to city centre takes around 20 to 30 minutes. 

taxi Companies

The following taxi companies are available in Kuwait Airport:

- Kuds Taxi: +965 241 3414
- Taxi Makati: +965 5753003
- Salem Taxi: +965 5617933
- Middle East Taxi: +965 5726644
- Emirates Taxi: +965 24745006 | 24745007


The fixed fare to transfer from Kuwait Airport to the city centre is KD 8.00, approximately. There are no fixed fares so it is recommended to agree the fee in advance. 

Note that night surcharge may be applied at certain hours.

Taxi drivers speak few English – You’d better knew some Arabic words to make you understand, show a map or to be accompanied by someone who speaks Arabic.

For lone female travellers it is better to sit at the back and not to travel alone in a taxi after sunset.


For passengers that want private transportation from and to KIW Airport it is advisable to book a transfer. 

Book a transfer at Kuwait Airport