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Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, opened on April 23, 1954, is the only operational commercial airstation in Lebanon. It operates with destinations throughout the Middle East, Europe, Asia, the United States and the African Arab countries.
Official Website: beirutairport.gov.lb
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 8.8 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +961 162 8000. There is a tourist information center in the Arrivals Hall.
The airport is located 9 km (5.6 miles) south from downtown Beirut.See Map
Offices in the Arrivals Hall, open 24 hours a day.
Avis (Tel +961 176 2624 / 302 1121)
Budget (Tel +961 176 2660 / 302 2680)
City Car (Tel +961 162 9900 / 362 9900)
Dealers (Tel +961 154 1777 / 7054 1777 / 331 4567 / 7016 3163)
Europcar (Tel +961 162 9888 / 367 0323)
Hertz (Tel +961 162 8999)
National (Tel +961 326 1251 / 162 9857)
Taxi - Vehicles are available next to the Arrivals gate and have the airport logo on the side. They offer unified official rates. There are also regular cabs, but it is necessary to agree on a price in advance. The trip to the city takes around 15-20 minutes.
There is an area for short- and long-term parking, with security staff 24 hours a day and valet parking services. The facility is connected to the terminal through a pedestrian tunnel. Fares
Most areas in the airport have ramps and elevators, adapted restrooms and accessible telephones. If you should require special assistance, you must inform your airline about your particular needs in advance.
Latest updates: June 25, 2019