Updates to Jeddah Work Haul Bus

Jeddah Work Haul Bus

 Posted on Nov 28, 2019

Updates to Jeddah Work Haul Bus


KAUST provides Work Haul buses on weekdays for KAUST staff and other approved users to travel to and from Jeddah. Effective December 1, the Al Ruhaliy bus stop will change to Al Jamal Square in Obhur. This change addresses a safety concern at the Al Ruhaliy bus stop, which will no longer be available.

The exact bus stop location for Al Jamal Square can be found on this map.

The timing has changed slightly for Habitat Hotel pick up and drop-offs. Otherwise, the schedule remains unchanged. Please find the full schedule below:


Morning Work Haul Bus Schedule:

Bus StopApproximate Time
Habitat Hotel6:20
Al Jamal Square
KAUST – Bldg 16


Evening Work Haul Bus Schedule:

Bus StopApproximate Time
KAUST – CSAB 17:00
KAUST – Bldg 1617:10
Al Jamal Square18:00
Habitat Hotel18:40

Al Ruhaily drop off point will no longer be a destination for any off-campus buses, all will be replaced by Al Jamal Square.

Learn more

To learn more about off-campus buses and see the full schedule of trips, visit the Bus Services page of the Community Life website. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact us at

Nabeel Masoudi 
Interim Community Services & Engagement Director

Jeddah Work Haul Bus