There are 5 ways to get from Riyadh to Dammam by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Dammam  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Dammam (DMM) RUH - DMM

$116 - $200

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Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Riyadh to Dammam

$5 - $22

3 alternative options

Fly to Manama, bus  •  4 h 8 min

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

$183 - $306

Bus  •  6 h 14 min

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

$28 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Dammam 258.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Dammam is to train which costs 18﷼ - 80﷼ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Dammam is to fly which costs 430﷼ - 750﷼ and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Riyadh and arriving at Dammam. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Riyadh and Dammam is 391 km. The road distance is 414 km.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Dammam without a car is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 18﷼ - 80﷼.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Riyadh to Dammam, including transfers.

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Riyadh to Dammam train services, operated by Saudi Railways, depart from Riyadh station.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Dammam is to fly which takes 1 h 51 min and costs 430﷼ - 750﷼. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 18﷼ - 80﷼ and takes 4 h 20 min, you could also bus, which costs 100﷼ - 140﷼ and takes 6 h 14 min.

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

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Riyadh to Dammam train services, operated by Saudi Railways, arrive at Dammam station.

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Map of how to get from Riyadh to Dammam.
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  • Distance: 244.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

SaudiGulf, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Riyadh to Dammam hourly. Alternatively, Saudi Railways operates a train from Riyadh to Dammam 5 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $260
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
SaudiGulf
Website
saudigulfairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riyadh to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Riyadh to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,600
Train operators
Saudi Railways
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Manama - Lulu Centre to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyadh to Dammam is 414 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Riyadh to Dammam.

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

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There are 308+ hotels available in Dammam. Prices start at $39 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 150﷼ - 190﷼.

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