There are 3 ways to get from Medina to Buraydah by plane, taxi, 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, taxi  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Medina (MED) to Gassim (ELQ) MED - ELQ
  2. Take a taxi from Gassim to Buraydah

$168 - $537

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Medina to Buraidah

$14 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Medina to Buraydah 315.6 miles

What companies run services between Medina, Saudi Arabia and Buraydah, Saudi Arabia?

SAPTCO operates a bus from Medina to Buraydah every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min.

Flights from Medina to Gassim
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Bus operators
Bus from Medina to Buraidah
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Gassim to Buraydah
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Medina to Buraydah?

The distance between Medina and Buraydah is 484 km. The road distance is 505 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Medina to Buraydah?

The cheapest way to get from Medina to Buraydah is to bus which costs 55﷼ - 90﷼ and takes 7 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Medina to Buraydah?

The quickest way to get from Medina to Buraydah is to fly and taxi which takes 1 h 43 min and costs 600﷼ - 2100﷼.

Is there a direct bus between Medina and Buraydah?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Medina and arriving at Buraidah. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Medina to Buraydah?

It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Medina to Buraydah, including transfers.