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There are 3 ways to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly, train

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

Cheapest option

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Buraydah to Madinah
  2. Take the train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City

1 alternative option

Drive

  1. Drive from Buraydah to Thuwal

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal is to bus and train which costs 480﷼ - 650﷼ and takes 9h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal is to bus and train which costs 480﷼ - 650﷼ and takes 9h 12m.

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The distance between Al-Qassim Region and Thuwal is 692 km. The road distance is 816.4 km.

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The best way to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 12m and costs 480﷼ - 650﷼.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gassim Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal is 816 km. It takes approximately 8h 15m to drive from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal.

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flyadeal and Saudia offer flights from Gassim 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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The best way to get from Al-Qassim Region to Gassim Airport is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs 120﷼ - 160﷼.

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Map of how to get from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal.
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  • Distance: 691.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Al-Qassim Region, Saudi Arabia and Thuwal, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Al-Qassim Region to Thuwal. However, you can take the taxi to Gassim airport, 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 Buraydah to Thuwal via Buraydah, Madinah, Madinah, and King Abdullah Economic City in around 9h 12m.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290﷼ - 650﷼
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290﷼ - 650﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230﷼ - 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
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
136﷼
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Buraydah to Madinah
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70﷼ - 140﷼
Website
saptco.com.sa

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