There are 6 ways to get from Riyadh to Turkey by plane or train

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Fly to Istanbul  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Istanbul (IST) RUH - IST

$203 - $1,001

Cheapest option

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) RUH - SAW

$185 - $2,655

4 alternative options

Fly to Adana  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Adana (ADA) RUH - ADA

$354 - $1,253

Fly to Ankara  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Ankara (ESB) RUH - ESB

$294 - $802

Fly to Antalya  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Antalya (AYT) RUH - AYT

$355 - $1,155

Fly to Hatay, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Hatay (HTY) RUH - HTY
  2. Take the train from İskenderun to Adana Station

$275 - $1,156

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Turkey is to fly which costs 650﷼ - 10000﷼ and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Turkey is to fly which costs 750﷼ - 3800﷼ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Riyadh and Turkey is 1935 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Riyadh to Turkey, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Riyadh Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 10 min.

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Turkish Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Middle East Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Riyadh Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Turkey. 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 150﷼ - 190﷼.

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Map of how to get from Riyadh to Turkey.
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  • Distance: 1209.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

Saudia, Turkish Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Riyadh to Istanbul hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Trabzon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Riyadh to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Riyadh to Antalya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Antalya via Trabzon, Ankara
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Jazan, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen via Hatay
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Flights from Riyadh to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Riyadh to Hatay
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Riyadh to Hatay via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Riyadh to Hatay via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Riyadh to Adana via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Amman
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen via Hatay
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Flights from Riyadh to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Riyadh to Hatay
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Riyadh to Hatay via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Medina
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Medina
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Abha, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Riyadh to Ankara via Jazan, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Manama
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,100
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Amman
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,300
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Beirut
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Riyadh to Istanbul via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,500
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Sabiha Gokcen via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $440
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from İskenderun to Adana Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr

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