Al Madinah Al Munawara

Madina, or as Muslims call it “Taibah al Taibah”, is one of the main destinations for millions of Muslims around the world. It is the first capital of Islam in history, and the second holiest place for Muslims after Makkah al-Mukarramah. Madina is located in Hejaz Region in the west of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It has the Noble Prophet’s Mosque, which was built by the Prophet himself in the first year after Hijrah (622 AD.). It is one of the largest mosques in the world after the Holy Mosque. Millions of Muslims around the world visit Madina every year.

The Prophet's Mosque




Restaurants and Cafes

Getting to Madinah

Traveling by Road

Haramian Express

A high-speed train, serving Hajj and ‘Umrah pilgrims, connects Makkah, Madina and Jeddah Airport.
Location of Haramain Express Stations
Jeddah Airport Station is located inside King Abdulaziz Airport
Makkah Railway Station is 3.5 km from the Grand Mosque of Makkah. Buses transport passengers from the Grand Mosque to the train station and vice versa.
Madina Railway Station is 9 km from the Prophet's Mosque. Buses transport passengers from the Mosque to the train station and vice versa
How can I book a Haramain Express ticket?
Online booking through the website or mobile app
Train Station Counters
Call Haramain Express unified number: 920004433
Traveling by Air

Madinah Airport

Prince Muhammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport is the main airport of Madinah. It is about 15 km to the northeast of the city. It is especially significant as it is the arial gateway of Muslims to the Prophet's Mosque and a port of arrival and departure of international Hajj and 'Umrah pilgrims.
Key Services
Car parking in front of the airport terminal building can accommodate up to 2,000 cars.
Bank offices and ATMs
Cafes, restaurants, souvenir and gift shops around the airport
Offices of telecom companies, selling SIM cards and internet packages
Providing special services for passengers with disabilities
Luggage wrapping service around the clock
Taxis outside the airport and car rentals through the offices of car rental companies in the arrival terminal
Bus service every 30 minutes from outside the main terminal building to Madinah city center