Dammam travel guide

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You're Going to Love Dammam

With a population of 768,602, Dammam is the largest city in Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Dammam has to offer.

When to visit Dammam

Dammam in March
Estimated hotel price
$132
1 night at 3-star hotel
Dammam in March
Estimated hotel price
$132
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Dammam in July, when the average temperature is 35 °C, and the highest can go up to 42 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 10 °C, with an average temperature of 15 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 20 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Dammam, with an average rainfall of 10 mm.

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How to Get to Dammam

Plane

When flying to Dammam, you’ll arrive at Dammam King Fahad Intl (DMM), which is located 31 km from the city centre.

Bus

Gulf Air operates bus routes to Dammam.

Plane

When flying to Dammam, you’ll arrive at Dammam King Fahad Intl (DMM), which is located 31 km from the city centre.

Bus

Gulf Air operates bus routes to Dammam.

Airports near Dammam

Airlines serving Dammam

Lufthansa
Good (4,710 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,684 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,546 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,613 reviews)
Air France
Good (985 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,109 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,978 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,403 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,074 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (413 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (541 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (747 reviews)
Egypt Air
Good (189 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (188 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (776 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (495 reviews)
China Eastern
Good (65 reviews)
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Where to stay in Dammam

Average rates range from around $112 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $176 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Dammam

Most booked hotels in Dammam

Boudl Gardenia Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$106+

Hiring a car in Dammam

Compact (Suzuki Swift Dzire or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Dammam, while also 63% cheaper than other types, on average.

Compact (Suzuki Swift Dzire or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Dammam, while also 63% cheaper than other types, on average.

Car hire agencies in Dammam

Sixt

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