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There are 4 ways to get from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Abu Dhabi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Jeddah (JED) AUH - JED

$148 - $1,034

3 alternative options

Bus to Dubai, fly  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Jeddah (JED) DXB - JED

$153 - $992

Bus, Metro to Sharjah, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Rashidiya
  3. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Jeddah (JED) SHJ - JED

$165 - $1,248

Drive  •  21 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah 1148.4 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah is to drive which costs AED 310 - AED 460 and takes 21 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah is to fly which costs AED 500 - AED 3800 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Jeddah is 1585 km. The road distance is 1837.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abu Dhabi Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Jeddah is 1 h behind Abu Dhabi. It is currently 5:10 AM in Abu Dhabi and 4:10 AM in Jeddah.

Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi to Jeddah is 1838 km. It takes approximately 21 h 3 min to drive from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah.

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Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Etihad and two other airlines offer flights from Abu Dhabi Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are 516+ hotels available in Jeddah. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi to Abu Dhabi Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs AED 2 - AED 5.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah.
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  • Distance: 990.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia?

Etihad, Saudia and four other airlines fly from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah every 2 hours.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,300
Flights from Sharjah to Jeddah via Khartoum
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,400
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,900
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,400
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Manama
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $3,100
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $10,000
Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae

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