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

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Fly  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Manama (BAH) RUH - BAH

$137 - $250

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Riyadh to Dammam

$67 - $93

2 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus Station to Dammam
  2. Take the bus from Dammam to Manama - Lulu Centre

$68 - $82

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Al Muharraq 295.3 miles

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The distance between Riyadh and Bahrain is 416 km. The road distance is 472.4 km.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Bahrain without a car is to train which takes 6 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Riyadh to Bahrain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Bahrain is to fly which takes 1 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Riyadh Airport to Manama Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyadh to Bahrain is 472 km. It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to drive from Riyadh to Bahrain.

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Lufthansa, Saudia and Gulf Air Bahrain offer flights from Riyadh Airport to Manama Airport.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Bahrain. Prices start at $54 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 Bahrain.
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  • Distance: 260.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain?

Lufthansa, Gulf Air Bahrain and Saudia fly from Riyadh to Al Muharraq every 4 hours. Alternatively, Saudi Railways operates a train from Riyadh to Al Muharraq 5 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,600
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Train operators
Saudi Railways
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus Station to Dammam
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
saptco.com.sa
bus
Bus from Dammam to Manama - Lulu Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16

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