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There are 5 ways to get from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

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Taxi to Sharjah, fly to Jeddah, train

  1. Take a taxi from Ras al-Khaimah to Sharjah
  2. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Jeddah (JED)
  3. Take the train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City

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Bus to Dubai, fly to Medina, train

  1. Take the bus from Ras al Khaimah Airport to Dubai Diera Terminal
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Medina (MED)
  3. Take the train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City

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Bus to Dubai, fly to Jeddah, train

  1. Take the bus from Ras al Khaimah Airport to Dubai Diera Terminal
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Jeddah (JED)
  3. Take the train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City

Taxi to Sharjah, fly to Medina, train

  1. Take a taxi from Ras al-Khaimah to Sharjah
  2. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Medina (MED)
  3. Take the train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City

Drive

  1. Drive from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal is to drive which costs AED 360 - AED 550 and takes 22h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal is to taxi and fly and train which costs AED 1200 - AED 1900 and takes 6h 32m.

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The distance between Ras al-Khaimah and Thuwal is 1752 km. The road distance is 2095.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sharjah Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Thuwal is 1h behind Ras al-Khaimah. It is currently 4:33 AM in Ras al-Khaimah and 3:33 AM in Thuwal.

Yes, the driving distance between Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal is 2095 km. It takes approximately 22h 6m to drive from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal.

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Air Arabia offers flights from Sharjah Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Thuwal. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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Map of how to get from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal.
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  • Distance: 1751.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates and Thuwal, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Ras al-Khaimah to Thuwal. However, you can take the taxi to Sharjah airport, fly to Jeddah, take the taxi to Jeddah Airport, take the train to King Abdullah Economic City, then take the taxi to Thuwal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ras al Khaimah Airport, take the bus to Dubai Diera Terminal, take the walk to Deira City Centre Metro Station 2, take the subway to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 2, take the walk to Dubai airport, fly to Jeddah, take the taxi to Jeddah Airport, take the train to King Abdullah Economic City, then take the taxi to Thuwal.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1400﷼
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Dammam
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1400﷼
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1400﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1800﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1800﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1800﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2600﷼
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900﷼ - 1600﷼
Flights from Sharjah to Medina
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 1200﷼
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 3100﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1600﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2000﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2300﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Doha
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2300﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Dubai to Medina via Manama
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900﷼ - 1800﷼
Train operators
Saudi Railways Company (SAR)
Phone
920000329
Email
customerservices@sar.com.sa
Website
sar.com.sa
Train from Jeddah Airport to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Train from Madinah to King Abdullah Economic City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
136﷼
Schedules at
sar.hhr.sa
Bus operators
Rak Transport Authority
Website
rakairport.com
Bus from Ras al Khaimah Airport to Dubai Diera Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26﷼
Schedules at
rakairport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ras al-Khaimah to Sharjah
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
170﷼ - 210﷼

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