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There are 5 ways to get from Kano to Saudi Arabia by plane or car

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  1. Fly from Kano (KAN) to Medina (MED)

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  1. Fly from Kano (KAN) to Jeddah (JED)

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  1. Fly from Kano (KAN) to Abha (AHB)

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  1. Fly from Kano (KAN) to Riyadh (RUH)

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  1. Drive from Kano to Riyadh

Kano (KAN) to Medina (MED) flights

The flight time between Kano (KAN) and Medina (MED) is around 20h 5m and covers a distance of around 3561 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 23m. The fastest flight normally takes 17h. Services are operated by Egyptair. Typically eight 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:
6h 41m
Layover time:
13h 23m
Total time:
20h 5m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
17h
Flight distance:
3561 km
Flights per week:
8
Cheapest price:
1092﷼
Carbon emissions:
722 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
14:45
Last flight departs at:
14:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kano (KAN) 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

International flights leaving Nigeria are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: October 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kano to Saudi Arabia is to fly, which costs $270 - $900 and takes 10h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Kano to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs $420 - $1,300 and takes 9h 27m.

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The distance between Kano and Saudi Arabia is 3855 km. The road distance is 7304.3 km.

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It takes approximately 17h 20m to get from Kano to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kano Airport to Medina Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h and has one stopover.

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Saudi Arabia is 2h ahead of Kano. It is currently 12:52 AM in Kano and 2:52 AM in Saudi Arabia.

Yes, the driving distance between Kano to Saudi Arabia is 7304 km. It takes approximately 4 days 6h to drive from Kano to Saudi Arabia.

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Egyptair offers flights from Kano Airport to Medina Airport.

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The best way to get from Kano to Kano Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $3 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Kano to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 3854.6 km
  • Duration: 17h 20m

What companies run services between Kano, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia?

Egyptair flies from Kano to Medina once daily.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Kano to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3300﷼
Flights from Kano to Abha via Cairo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Kano to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
13h 31m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Kano to Riyadh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4500﷼
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kano to Abha via Cairo, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 7000﷼
Flights from Kano to Abha via Cairo, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Kano to Abha via Cairo, Dammam
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
2200﷼ - 7000﷼
Flights from Kano to Abha via Addis Ababa, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
2300﷼ - 7000﷼
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kano to Jeddah via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3500﷼
Flights from Kano to Jeddah via Niamey, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Kano to Riyadh via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4900﷼
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Kano to Abha via Cairo
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6000﷼

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