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There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Riyadh by plane, train or car

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Fly from Paris CDG

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Riyadh (RUH)

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Fly from Paris Orly

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Riyadh (RUH)

Train to Brussels, fly

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Riyadh (RUH)

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Riyadh

Paris CDG (CDG) to Riyadh (RUH) flights

The flight time between Paris CDG (CDG) and Riyadh (RUH) is around 10h 3m and covers a distance of around 4649 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 35m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 10m. Services are operated by Saudia, Egyptair, Gulf Air Bahrain and others. Typically 60 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:
7h 27m
Layover time:
2h 35m
Total time:
10h 3m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 10m
Flight distance:
4649 km
Flights per week:
60
Cheapest price:
1064﷼
Carbon emissions:
942 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG (CDG) to Riyadh (RUH) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
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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

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for France

Last updated: September 16 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Riyadh is to fly which costs €240 - €700 and takes 9h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Riyadh is to fly which costs €240 - €700 and takes 9h 13m.

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The distance between Paris and Riyadh is 4682 km. The road distance is 5799.3 km.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Paris to Riyadh, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Riyadh Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 10m.

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Riyadh is 1h ahead of Paris. It is currently 11:17 AM in Paris and 12:17 PM in Riyadh.

Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Riyadh is 5799 km. It takes approximately 2 days 10h to drive from Paris to Riyadh.

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Egyptair, Gulf Air Bahrain, Turkish Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Riyadh Airport.

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There are 647+ hotels available in Riyadh. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Riyadh.
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  • Distance: 4682.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia?

Saudia, Egyptair and 10 other airlines fly from Paris to Riyadh every 3 hours.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2200﷼ - 8000﷼
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
2200﷼ - 8000﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 4000﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6500﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4400﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4200﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4200﷼
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 3900﷼
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4600﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2400﷼ - 9000﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 6000﷼
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4000﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4600﷼
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 8500﷼
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 3700﷼
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 7500﷼
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4500﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Riyadh via Manama
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 8500﷼
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3300﷼
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Riyadh via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 4400﷼
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4800﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Brussels to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5500﷼
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
340﷼ - 700﷼
Website
Thalys
Standard
340﷼ - 470﷼
Comfort
400﷼ - 550﷼
Premium
500﷼ - 700﷼

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