Saudia and Flynas fly from Jeddah to Al-Qassim 3 times a day. Alternatively, SAPTCO operates a bus from Jeddah to Al-Qassim hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h. SAPTCO also services this route every 4 hours.
From Jeddah taxi to Jeddah airport, fly to Gassim airport, then taxi to Al-Qassim. 2 h 19 min $401. From Jeddah taxi to Jeddah SAPTCO Terminal, bus to Medina, bus to Buraidah, then taxi to Al-Qassim. 15 h 6 min $100. From Jeddah drive to Al-Qassim. 9 h 5 min.