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

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Fly  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Jeddah (JED) RUH - JED

$114 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus via Taif  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh to Al Taif
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Jeddah

$45 - $70

2 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Mecca
  2. Take the bus from Mecca to Jeddah

$60 - $80

Drive  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Jeddah 596.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah is to bus which costs 160﷼ - 270﷼ and takes 14 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah is to fly which costs 420﷼ - 800﷼ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Riyadh and Jeddah is 845 km. The road distance is 955 km.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 37 min and costs 220﷼ - 310﷼.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Riyadh to Jeddah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah is to fly which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 420﷼ - 800﷼. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 220﷼ - 310﷼ and takes 13 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Riyadh Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riyadh to Jeddah is 955 km. It takes approximately 9 h 59 min to drive from Riyadh to Jeddah.

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Royal Air Maroc, SaudiGulf, Nesma Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Riyadh Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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There are 534+ hotels available in Jeddah. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 528.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

Nesma Airlines, Saudia and four other airlines fly from Riyadh to Jeddah every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riyadh to Jeddah via Riyadh Central Bus, Mecca, and Jeddah in around 13 h 37 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
SaudiGulf
Website
saudigulfairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Mecca
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Mecca to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh to Al Taif
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
saptco.com.sa

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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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