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There are 5 ways to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly to Dammam, taxi  •  2h 3m

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Dammam (DMM) RUH - DMM
  2. Take a taxi from Dammam to Ath Thuqbah

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Bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus Station to Dammam

3 alternative options

Fly to Manama, bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Manama (BAH) RUH - BAH
  2. Take the bus from Manama - Lulu Centre to Khobar

Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Riyadh to Dammam

Drive  •  4h 9m

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah 423.6 km

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The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah is to bus which costs 120﷼ - 180﷼ and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah is to fly and taxi which costs 480﷼ - 750﷼ and takes 2h 3m.

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The distance between Riyadh and Ath Thuqbah is 391 km. The road distance is 423.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah without a car is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs 180﷼ - 210﷼.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs 180﷼ - 210﷼. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 120﷼ - 180﷼ and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Riyadh Airport to Dammam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah is 424 km. It takes approximately 4h 9m to drive from Riyadh to Ath Thuqbah.

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KLM, Gulf Air Bahrain, flyadeal and two other airlines offer flights from Riyadh Airport to Dammam Airport.

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There are 133+ hotels available in Ath Thuqbah. Prices start at 500﷼ per night.

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  • Distance: 390.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Ath Thuqbah, Saudi Arabia?

Saudi Railways Company (SAR) operates a train from Riyadh to Dammam every 4 hours. Tickets cost 87﷼ and the journey takes 3h 52m. Alternatively, SAPTCO operates a bus from Riyadh Central Bus Station to Dammam hourly. Tickets cost 60﷼ - 95﷼ and the journey takes 6h 6m.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200﷼ - 800﷼
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1300﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
190﷼ - 750﷼
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1600﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80﷼ - 480﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95﷼ - 380﷼
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
350﷼ - 1200﷼
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1400﷼
Train operators
Saudi Railways Company (SAR)
Phone
920000329
Email
customerservices@sar.com.sa
Website
sar.com.sa
Train from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
87﷼
Schedules at
sar.com.sa
Economy
87﷼
Business
150﷼
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Manama - Lulu Centre to Khobar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8﷼ - 60﷼
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus Station to Dammam
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60﷼ - 95﷼
Website
saptco.com.sa
Other operators
Taxi from Dammam to Ath Thuqbah
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
250﷼ - 310﷼

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Riyadh Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs 160﷼ - 190﷼.

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