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There are 7 ways to get from Greece to Saudi Arabia by plane or car

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Fly to Medina  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Medina (MED) ATH - MED

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Fly to Jeddah  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Jeddah (JED) ATH - JED

5 alternative options

Fly to Gassim  •  10h 14m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Gassim (ELQ) ATH - ELQ

Fly to Abha  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Abha (AHB) ATH - AHB

Fly to Riyadh  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Riyadh (RUH) ATH - RUH

Fly to Tabuk  •  10h 43m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Tabuk (TUU) ATH - TUU

Drive  •  44h 42m

  1. Drive from Athens to Riyadh 4162.4 km

Athens (ATH) to Medina (MED) flights

The flight time between Athens (ATH) and Medina (MED) is around 8h 24m and covers a distance of around 2106 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 42m. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 40m. Services are operated by Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Aegean Airlines and others. Typically 16 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 42m
Layover time:
3h 42m
Total time:
8h 24m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
5h 40m
Flight distance:
2106 km
Flights per week:
16
Cheapest price:
531﷼
Carbon emissions:
427 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:40
Last flight departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Athens (ATH) to Medina (MED) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Saudi Arabia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Saudi Arabia.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Saudi Arabia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Saudi Arabia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Saudi Arabia from June 21.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Limited international flights leaving Greece began to resume from July 15.

Last updated: October 21 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Greece to Saudi Arabia is to fly, which costs €110 - €360 and takes 9h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs €220 - €360 and takes 7h 2m.

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The distance between Greece and Saudi Arabia is 2414 km. The road distance is 4162.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Greece to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Medina Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greece to Saudi Arabia is 4162 km. It takes approximately 44h 42m to drive from Greece to Saudi Arabia.

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Egyptair, Pegasus Airlines, Royal Jordanian and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Medina Airport.

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The best way to get from Greece to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs €10.

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Map of how to get from Greece to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 2413.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 35m

What companies run services between Greece and Saudi Arabia?

Royal Jordanian, Saudia and four other airlines fly from Athens to Medina twice daily.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Athens to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Athens to Gassim via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Athens to Gassim via Beirut, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Athens to Abha via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 3900﷼
Flights from Athens to Abha via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4100﷼
Flights from Athens to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Athens to Tabuk via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Athens to Tabuk via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2900﷼
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Athens to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
500﷼ - 1400﷼
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Athens to Gassim via Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Athens to Abha via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4000﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Medina via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Athens to Medina via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
600﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600﷼ - 2300﷼
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Athens to Gassim via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 1200﷼
Flights from Athens to Abha via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Athens to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 2200﷼
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Athens to Medina via Amman
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2000﷼
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 2000﷼
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Beirut
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2000﷼
Flights from Athens to Riyadh via Beirut
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Athens to Gassim via Beirut, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Athens to Abha via Manama, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Athens to Riyadh via Manama
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 2700﷼
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
440﷼ - 1500﷼
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Athens to Jeddah via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 2600﷼

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