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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

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  •  7 h 36 min

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

$208 - $601

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Buraydah to Mecca 584.7 miles

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 13 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Medina, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Jeddah, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Dammam, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh, Dammam
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Riyadh, Jazan
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
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
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Gassim to Taif via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Al-Qassim and Mecca is 677 km. The road distance is 935 km.

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

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

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