There are 3 ways to get from Riyadh to Az Zulfi by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Buraidah
  2. Take a taxi from Buraidah to Az Zulfi

$137 - $178

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Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Az Zulfi 180 miles

Fly, drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Gassim (ELQ) RUH - ELQ
  2. Drive from Gassim to Az Zulfi

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The distance between Riyadh and Az Zulfi is 262 km. The road distance is 288 km.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Az Zulfi without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Riyadh to Az Zulfi, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyadh to Az Zulfi is 288 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Riyadh to Az Zulfi.

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Saudia offers flights from Riyadh Airport to Gassim Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Az Zulfi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Riyadh to Az Zulfi.
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  • Distance: 163.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Az Zulfi, Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Riyadh to Az Zulfi. However, you can take the taxi to Riyadh Central Bus, take the bus to Buraidah, then take the taxi to Az Zulfi. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Az Zulfi.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Gassim
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Buraidah
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
saptco.com.sa
Other operators
Taxi from Buraidah to Az Zulfi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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