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There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia by train, plane 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

Train, fly to Riyadh

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Riyadh (RUH)

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Doha, drive

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Doha (DOH)
  3. Drive from Doha to Dammam

6 alternative options

Train, fly to Dammam

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Dammam (DMM)

Train, fly to Medina

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Medina (MED)

Train, fly to Jeddah

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Jeddah (JED)

Train, fly to Gassim

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Gassim (ELQ)

Train, fly to Abha

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Abha (AHB)

Drive

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh

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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

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Malaysia. Leaving Malaysia may be in violation of local restrictions.

Last updated: December 1 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia is to train and fly and drive, which costs RM 750 - RM 3000 and takes 15h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia is to train and fly which costs RM 1400 - RM 2800 and takes 11h 42m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Saudi Arabia is 6798 km. The road distance is 10416.1 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 42m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Riyadh Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 25m.

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Saudi Arabia is 5h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 7:02 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 2:02 AM in Saudi Arabia.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia is 10416 km. It takes approximately 5 days 14h to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia.

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Qatar Airways, Emirates and Saudia offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Riyadh Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 6797.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 42m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Saudi Arabia. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Riyadh, then take the taxi to Riyadh. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Dammam, then take the taxi to Dammam.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh via Male
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Male
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gassim via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 2800﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gassim via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3100﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gassim via Male, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 2900﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gassim via Medina
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Medina
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Riyadh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Medina, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Abha via Male, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2800﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2900﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 3400﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3000﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3100﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3400﷼
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3100﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina via Muscat
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 3700﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3300﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3200﷼
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Medina
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2900﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3000﷼
Himalaya
Website
himalaya-airlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600﷼ - 2500﷼
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2900﷼
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 3000﷼
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Dammam via Islamabad
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6000﷼
US-Bangla
Website
usbair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2900﷼
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Doha via Madras
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2100﷼
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30﷼ - 50﷼
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/

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