There are 3 ways to get from Riyadh to Buraydah by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Gassim (ELQ) RUH - ELQ

$197 - $590

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Buraidah

$27 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Buraydah 228 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Buraydah is to bus which costs 100﷼ - 150﷼ and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Buraydah is to fly which takes 1 h 53 min and costs 700﷼ - 2300﷼.

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The distance between Riyadh and Buraydah is 330 km. The road distance is 365 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Riyadh to Buraydah, including transfers.

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

Saudia flies from Riyadh to Buraydah 3 times a day. Alternatively, SAPTCO operates a bus from Riyadh to Buraydah hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 6 h.

Flights from Riyadh to Gassim
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Bus operators
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Buraidah
Ave. Duration
6 h
Estimated price
$11 - $19

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