Jedda city is well connected to the rest of the world via King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) which receives around 600 flights daily and can handle 80,000 passengers at the same time. The in-progress expansion project of KAIA will make it the largest airport in the world with a capacity of 80 million annual passengers.
It is the responsibility of the attendees to obtain the required visa to enter Saudi Arabia.
There are many accommodation options available near the university at different rates, below are a few of them. Look also at booking.com and Expedia.
RADISSON BLU PLAZA HOTEL, JEDDAH (~4.3 km)
Location | T: +966-12-5109876 | Website | Special Discount
STAYBRIDGE SUITES JEDDAH ALANDALUS MALL (~5.4 km)
Location | T: +966-920006043 | Website
INTERCONTINENTAL JEDDAH (~12.3 km)
Location | T: +966-12-2295555 | Website
CROWNE PLAZA JEDDAH (~12.8 km)
Location | T: +966-12-6611000 | Website
MÖVENPICK HOTEL CITY STAR JEDDAH (~18.3 km)
Location | T: +966-12-6180000 | Website
JEDDAH HILTON HOTEL (~27.2 km)
Location | T: +966-920003800 | Website
Jeddah has many apartments to rent too for people who wish to come with their families. See some selections on booking.com here & here and Expedia.