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There are 4 ways to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train

  1. Fly from Abha (AHB) to Jeddah (JED)
  2. Take the train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Abha

  1. Take the bus from Abha to Jeddah
  2. Take the train from Al-Sulimaniyah Jeddah station to King Abdullah Economic City

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Khamis Mushait to Jeddah
  2. Take the train from Al-Sulimaniyah Jeddah station to King Abdullah Economic City

Drive

  1. Drive from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal is to drive, which costs 150﷼ - 230﷼ and takes 9h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal is to drive which costs 150﷼ - 230﷼ and takes 9h 23m.

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The distance between Abha Airport (AHB) and Thuwal is 583 km. The road distance is 735.1 km.

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The best way to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal without a car is to bus and train via Abha which takes 11h 37m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abha Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal is 735 km. It takes approximately 9h 23m to drive from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal.

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Flynas, flyadeal and Saudia offer flights from Abha Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Thuwal. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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Map of how to get from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal.
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  • Distance: 582.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Abha Airport (AHB), Saudi Arabia and Thuwal, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal. However, you can fly to Jeddah, take the taxi to Jeddah Airport, take the train to King Abdullah Economic City, then take the taxi to Thuwal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Abha Airport (AHB) to Thuwal via Abha, Jeddah, Al-Sulimaniyah Jeddah station, and King Abdullah Economic City in around 11h 37m.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Abha to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240﷼ - 700﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Abha to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150﷼ - 460﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Abha to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170﷼ - 550﷼
Train operators
Saudi Railways Company (SAR)
Phone
920000329
Email
customerservices@sar.com.sa
Website
sar.com.sa
Train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Train from Al-Sulimaniyah Jeddah station to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Abha to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
85﷼ - 190﷼
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Khamis Mushait to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
90﷼ - 190﷼
Website
saptco.com.sa

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