There are 5 ways to get from Riyadh to Hofuf by train, bus, car or plane

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What companies run services between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Hofuf, Saudi Arabia?

Saudi Railways operates a train from Riyadh to Hofuf 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, SAPTCO operates a bus from Riyadh to Hofuf 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Jeddah
Avg. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Medina, Jeddah
Avg. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Bisha, Jeddah
Avg. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Dammam, Jeddah
Avg. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Qaisumah, Jeddah
Avg. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
SaudiGulf
Website
saudigulfairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Riyadh to Hofuf via Dubai
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam via Manama
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Saudi Railways
Website
saudirailways.org
Train from Riyadh to Al Hufof
Avg. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Website
saudirailways.org
Train from Dammam to Al Hufof
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
saudirailways.org
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh SAPTCO Terminal to Hufuf
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
saptco.com.sa

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Riyadh to Hofuf?

The distance between Riyadh and Hofuf is 296 km. The road distance is 322 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Hofuf?

The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Hofuf is to train which costs 15﷼ and takes 3 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Riyadh to Hofuf?

The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Hofuf is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 15﷼.

Is there a direct train between Riyadh and Hofuf?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Riyadh and arriving at Al Hufof. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Riyadh to Hofuf?

The train from Riyadh to Al Hufof takes 3 h 2 min including transfers and departs five times a day.