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There are 3 ways to get from Nasiriyah to Riyadh Airport (RUH) by car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Drive to Najaf, fly

  1. Drive from Nasiriyah to Najaf
  2. Fly from Najaf (NJF) to Riyadh (RUH)

2 alternative options

Drive to Basra, fly

  1. Drive from Nasiriyah to Basra
  2. Fly from Basra (BSR) to Riyadh (RUH)

Drive to Baghdad, fly

  1. Drive from Nasiriyah to Baghdad
  2. Fly from Baghdad (BGW) to Riyadh (RUH)

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nasiriyah and Riyadh Airport (RUH) is 680 km.

It takes approximately 6h 6m to get from Nasiriyah to Riyadh Airport (RUH), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Najaf Airport to Riyadh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Iraqi Airways, Flynas, flyadeal and five other airlines offer flights from Najaf Airport to Riyadh Airport.

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There are 146+ hotels available in Riyadh Airport (RUH). Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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Map of how to get from Nasiriyah to Riyadh Airport (RUH).
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  • Distance: 679.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 6m

What companies run services between Nasiriyah, Iraq and Riyadh Airport (RUH), Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Nasiriyah to Riyadh Airport (RUH). However, you can take the drive to Najaf airport then fly to Riyadh. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Basra airport then fly to Riyadh.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Basra to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
550﷼ - 1600﷼
Flights from Baghdad to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900﷼ - 2500﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
340﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Basra to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
190﷼ - 1300﷼
Flights from Basra to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1300﷼
Flights from Baghdad to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
280﷼ - 1900﷼
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Basra to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
550﷼ - 1100﷼
Flights from Baghdad to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1400﷼
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2800﷼
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
340﷼ - 2400﷼
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
500﷼ - 1900﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3500﷼
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 3100﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Najaf to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
340﷼ - 2400﷼
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Basra to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
550﷼ - 1500﷼
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Baghdad to Riyadh via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 3300﷼
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Baghdad to Riyadh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2300﷼

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