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There are 5 ways to get from Riga to Saudi Arabia by plane, car or car ferry

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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Fly to Medina

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Medina (MED)

Cheapest option

Fly to Jeddah

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Jeddah (JED)

3 alternative options

Fly to Dammam

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Dammam (DMM)

Fly to Riyadh

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Riyadh (RUH)

Fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, drive, car ferry

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH)
  2. Drive from Sharm el-Sheikh to Nuweiba
  3. Take the car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
  4. Drive from Aqaba to Tabuk

Riga (RIX) to Medina (MED) flights

The flight time between Riga (RIX) and Medina (MED) is around 15h 16m and covers a distance of around 3815 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7h 36m. The fastest flight normally takes 11h 20m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Saudia and others. Typically 25 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 40m
Layover time:
7h 36m
Total time:
15h 16m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
11h 20m
Flight distance:
3815 km
Flights per week:
25
Cheapest price:
730﷼
Carbon emissions:
773 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:10
Last flight departs at:
23:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Riga (RIX) to Medina (MED) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Saudi Arabia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Saudi Arabia.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Saudi Arabia.

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

Limited international flights leaving Latvia began to resume from May 12.

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

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Riga to Saudi Arabia is to fly, which costs $230 - $460 and takes 11h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs $420 - $850 and takes 11h 12m.

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The distance between Riga and Saudi Arabia is 3775 km.

It takes approximately 14h to get from Riga to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Riga Airport to Medina Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 30m and has one stopover.

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Lufthansa, Ryanair, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Medina Airport.

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The best way to get from Riga to Riga Airport is to line 22 bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Riga to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 3775 km
  • Duration: 14h

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Saudi Arabia?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Riga to Medina 4 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Riga to Medina via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Riga to Medina via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Riga to Medina via Stockholm, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Riga to Medina via Boryspil, Ankara
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Riga to Dammam via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Riga to Sharm el-Sheikh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 3200﷼
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riga to Medina via Frankfurt, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2700﷼
Flights from Riga to Medina via Munich, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Riga to Medina via Istanbul, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Vienna
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2400﷼
Flights from Riga to Riyadh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Riga to Riyadh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3400﷼
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Riga to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1900﷼
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Riga to Dammam via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3300﷼
Flights from Riga to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4100﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Riga to Dammam via Helsinki, Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 3800﷼
Flights from Riga to Riyadh via Helsinki, Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4800﷼
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Riyadh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 3900﷼
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Riga to Sharm el-Sheikh via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2800﷼
Flights from Riga to Sharm el-Sheikh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 3200﷼
SkyUp
Website
skyup.aero
Flights from Riga to Dammam via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1600﷼
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Riga to Sharm el-Sheikh via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4400﷼
Wind Rose
Website
windrose.aero
Flights from Riga to Sharm el-Sheikh via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 3300﷼
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
+20693665658
Email
info@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
282﷼
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo

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