Book Flights From Dubai to Riyadh

Dubai to Riyadh direct flight route information

Average direct flight duration

01h 45m

Average one-way direct flight prices

AED531 - 1,280AED



Top Airlines

flynas, Air Arabia, flydubai, Emirates


Main Airports details’/information

Origin Airport - Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB), which is located in the Al Garhoud district, 4.6 km east of Dubai, covering an area of 29.137km2 of land, is the primary international airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

It is classed as the world's busiest airport with only two runways, the third-busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic, and the sixth busiest cargo airport in the world.

The airport’s terminal 3 was the largest building in the world by floor area when it was opened, and now it is the largest airport terminal in the world.


Destination Airport - Riyadh King Khalid International Airport

Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (IATA: RUH, ICAO: OERK) is located 35 kilometers north of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

It started serving flights in late 1983, while providing 5 passenger terminals, a mosque and a Royal Terminal. It also offers the passengers three lounges, Plaza Premium Lounge, Wellcome Lounge and Nasmiles Lounge.

The airport is considered as the essential hub for Saudia and flynas.


Airports services’ and facilities’:

Dubai International Airport:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Currency Exchange
  • Business Centre
  • Baby Care rooms
  • Prayer rooms
  • Baggage Storage


Riyadh King Khalid International Airport:

  • A Mosque
  • Inter-terminal transportation
  • VIP services and lounges
  • ATM
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Car rental counters


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On our website, we offer you last minute flight deals for no matter which airline you choose, all you need to do is to check the price list, determine your route, pick your most preferable airline and get to enjoy that low-priced deal.

 Follow these tips to book cheap flights:

  1. Look for your flights in incognito or private browsing mode so that your information is not tracked to see the lowest prices.’
  2. Choose flights with stops in place of non-stop flights which cost more. 
  3. Check out the whole month prices for your specific itinerary so that you can find precisely the cheapest day.
  4. Book your flight with budget airlines rather than full-service airlines for cheaper flight tickets.

- In an effort to top your expectations and to optimize your travel experience, we’ve listed below airlines offering cheapest airline ticket prices’ and high-quality services for Dubai to Riyadh direct flights:


Average of direct flight prices’




- Inflight shopping
- Luxurious leather seats
- Generous baggage allowance

Air Arabia


- In-flight entertainment 
- In-flight magazine ‘AlNawras’
- On board shopping



- Comfortable, reclining seats
- Inflight entertainment options
- Purchase snacks inflight


City Guide

About Dubai - The Desert Land of Opulence

Dubai, which is located in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf, is classed as the second largest of the seven UAE. It inhabits the largest population of over 3.33 million.

Dubai is divided into several districts, for instance, Jumeirah, Downtown Dubai, Dubai Harbour, Deira, and Jebel Ali.

Besides, this city is considered an irresistible destination, as you will find an infinite number of the world’s top shopping centres, astounding beaches, mystic deserts, first-class restaurants and the exceptional entertainment and ancient landmarks.


About Riyadh: ‘Saudi’s Garden City’

Riyadh, which name is derived from the Arabic word meaning a place of gardens and trees ("rawdah"), is the capital and most populous city of Saudi Arabia.

It is the largest city on the Arabian Peninsula, and lies in the Central Region called Najd, on a sedimentary plateau 600 meters above sea level.

It became one of the wealthiest cities in the world, right after the discovery of the oil field, Abqaiq in 1940.

Besides, this historical city is not only crammed with vibrant streets and clamoring people around its corners, but it also houses the country's top museum, along with some of the top hotels and restaurants in the kingdom.


Travel Guide

Choose the best time of the year to visit Riyadh through tajawal

You can now book your flight ticket to Riyadh with the user-friendly travel platform tajawal. You will find all that you need to book your flight, starting from cheap airline tickets for your chosen itinerary, to a brief about the local weather below while suggesting the best time to visit Riyadh, so we could guarantee you the best vacation.

For a smoother journey, check out Riyadh’s weather in advance, so that you can experience the city at its best.

Generally, Riyadh has an extremely hot desert climate and two main seasons:

  • Dry summers with sand blowing around the city.

- The temperature is highly hot and often reaches up to 50°C.

- July and August are the hottest months.

- From late-March onwards, the temperature ranges between 42.5°C and 26.6°C.

  • April and October are the shoulder months in Riyadh, during which you can avoid the rainfalls and the crowds around.
  • Winters, which start from December and end in February, have extreme weather.

- It experiences cold temperatures between 26°C and 18°C.

- October to March is the best time for sightseeing and exploring Riyadh.

Generally speaking, the country is a winter destination, therefore we recommend you with the best time to visit Riyadh is during the tourist season that begins in October until March - the coldest season - which makes it perfect for sightseeing and exploring Riyadh.


Get your cheap air ticket & visit Riyadh’s top sites with tajawal

Take the chance and get to make the most out of your trip by discovering Riyadh from A to Z with tajawal. Start making your flight booking through our platform now and get cheap airline tickets for Dubai to Riyadh direct flight and enjoy your long-awaited vacation.

- Kick off your trip by having an overview of Riyadh’s top attractions and most thrilling activities to do in advance.

Riyadh has been a business traveler's destination for a long time, but still Saudi Arabia has been working on developing the city to become a more appealing metropolis by adding a myriad of entertainment, amazing ventures and top sightseeing sites to attract tourists from all over the world.

 In case you are fond of historical sites, you can either visit the National Museum which showcases the history of human civilisation, Islam and Saudi Arabia in eight galleries, along with its collection that includes sculptures, antiquities, and audiovisual instalments. Or, you can pass by Al Masmak Fortress, the birthplace of Saudi Arabia, and gaze at one of their highlighted exhibits, maps and fascinating photographs of Saudi Arabia which date ranges from 1912 to 1937, in galleries converted from diwans.

If you are seeking to have thrilling moments, you should definitely visit the Red Sand Dunes, a large windswept dunes, where you can get a ride around the desert in a dune buggy and enjoy the mountain's sight. You can visit Jebel Fihrayn as well, the Edge of the World, which makes a perfect place for some outdoor serenity and hiking activities.

If you wish to have a delightful shopping spree, you will find several major malls that offer all types of excellent products, for example, Al Faisaliah, Al Mamlaka and Sahara Mall. You can also ramble the traditional streets and spot the city’s bustling Souq al-Thumairi.


Learn more about your flight and explore your destination via our FAQs’

Q. What are the facilities of King Khalid International Airport?

  1. King Khalid International Airport has many facilities that meet all passengers’ needs, for instance, luggage packaging, medical and transportation services, restaurants and coffee shops in terminals 1, 2 & 5, four lounges and travel agencies.


Q. Which hotel serves King Khalid International Airport?

  1. Marriott Airport Hotel is located right close to Riyadh King Khalid International Airport and ready to serve the airport passengers at any time.


Q. Which Riyadh hotels offer shuttle service to Riyadh King Khalid International Airport?

  1. The Ritz Carlton, Riyadh, Four Points By Sheraton Riyadh Khaldia, Sheraton Riyadh Hotel & Towers and Hyatt Regency Riyadh Olaya are the hotels that provide shuttle service to the local airport.


Q. What is the helpline number of Riyadh King Khalid International Airport?

  1. The helpline number of Riyadh King Khalid International Airport is +966 920 011 233.


Q. Does Riyadh King Khalid International Airport offer duty-free shops?

  1. Yes, Riyadh King Khalid International Airport has different duty-free shops at departure terminals 1 & 2.


Q. How much does a Business class ticket for Dubai to Riyadh direct flight on Emirates costs?

  1. The Business class ticket for Dubai to Riyadh direct flight on Emirates costs AED4,960.


Q. What is the baggage allowance on Emirates for the direct flight from Dubai to Riyadh for Economy Class passengers?

  1. The baggage allowance on Emirates for your direct flight from Dubai to Riyadh is one checked baggage, and one carry-on luggage of 7kgs in weight.


Q. What are the most prominent shopping centres in Riyadh?

  1. The famous shopping malls in Riyadh are Riyadh Gallery Mall, Al Nakheel Mall, Granada Mall, Sahara Plaza, Centria Mall and Panorama Mall.



Disclaimer: All fares are subject to availability at the time of booking.

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Average Price on Cheapest Day

988.03 AED

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1,164.33 AED

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Quick Comparison Between Dubai & Riyadh

Local Time


02:56 AM


01:56 AM


United Arab Emirates


Saudi Arabia Kingdom


FoodBased on Affordable Restaurant


35 AED


24.48 AED

Public TransportOne-way Ticket




3.08 AED

Average temperature





Weather in Dubai for the next 7 days

Sat 29°C Sun 28°C Mon 27°C Tue 27°C Wed 27°C Thu 27°C Fri 26°C

Weather in Riyadh for the next 7 days

Sat 26°C Sun 28°C Mon 25°C Tue 25°C Wed 25°C Thu 26°C Fri 25°C

Dubai to Riyadh cheapest fare

This week cheapest price
1218 AED
Next 7 days cheapest price
1067 AED
Next 15 days cheapest price
793 AED
Next 30 days cheapest price
638 AED

FAQs About Flights From Dubai To Riyadh

  • What is the approx cost for food in Riyadh?

    Approx food cost in Riyadh is 24.48 AED

  • What is the average transportation cost in Riyadh?

    Average transportation cost in Riyadh is 3.08 AED

  • What is the local time in Riyadh?

    Local time of Riyadh is 01:56 AM

  • What are the top airlines for Dubai to Riyadh?

    Top airlines for this route are Emirates

  • What are the cheapest airlines for this route?

    Cheapest airlines for Dubai to Riyadh are flynas, Air Arabia & Gulf Air

  • What is the main airport name in Riyadh?

    The main airport name in Riyadh is King Khaled International

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