There are 4 ways to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Jeddah, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Gassim (ELQ) to Jeddah (JED) ELQ - JED
  2. Take the bus from Jeddah to Mecca

$104 - $519

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Buraidah to Medina
  2. Take the bus from Medina to Makkah SAPTCO Terminal

$34 - $50

2 alternative options

Fly to Taif, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Gassim (ELQ) to Taif (TIF) ELQ - TIF
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Mecca

$138 - $511

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Buraydah to Mecca 584.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca is to bus which costs 120﷼ - 190﷼ and takes 13 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca is to fly and bus which costs 390﷼ - 2000﷼ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Al-Qassim and Mecca is 677 km. The road distance is 935.4 km.

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The best way to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 4 min and costs 120﷼ - 190﷼.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gassim Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Al-Qassim to Mecca is 935 km. It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to drive from Al-Qassim to Mecca.

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

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There are 172+ hotels available in Mecca. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Al-Qassim to Gassim Airport is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs 130﷼ - 160﷼.

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Map of how to get from Al-Qassim to Mecca.
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  • Distance: 423 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Buraydah to Mecca via Buraidah and Medina in around 13 h 4 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Medina, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Dammam, Jazan
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Dammam, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Gassim to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Almasria
Website
almasriaairlines.com
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Jeddah to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Mecca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Buraidah to Medina
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Medina to Makkah SAPTCO Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
saptco.com.sa

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