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There are 4 ways to get from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan by plane

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Fly Riyadh to Karachi  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Karachi (KHI) RUH - KHI

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Fly Riyadh to Islamabad  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Islamabad (ISB) RUH - ISB

2 alternative options

Fly Dammam to Lahore  •  4h 3m

  1. Fly from Dammam (DMM) to Lahore (LHE) DMM - LHE

Fly Riyadh to Lahore  •  4h 38m

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Lahore (LHE) RUH - LHE

Riyadh (RUH) to Karachi (KHI) flights

The flight time between Riyadh (RUH) and Karachi (KHI) is around 5h 6m and covers a distance of around 2062 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 21m. The fastest flight normally takes 2h 40m. Services are operated by Saudia, Gulf Air Bahrain, Qatar Airways and others. Typically 44 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 44m
Layover time:
1h 21m
Total time:
5h 6m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
2h 40m
Flight distance:
2062 km
Flights per week:
44
Cheapest price:
$193
Carbon emissions:
418 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
04:10
Last flight departs at:
22:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Riyadh (RUH) to Karachi (KHI) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Pakistan

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Pakistan. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Pakistan.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Pakistan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Domestic travel is restricted within Pakistan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

International flights leaving Saudi Arabia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Last updated: October 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan is to fly, which costs 700﷼ - 2700﷼ and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan is to fly which costs 1400﷼ - 3800﷼ and takes 4h 3m.

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The distance between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan is 2877 km.

It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Riyadh Airport to Karachi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Pakistan is 2h ahead of Saudi Arabia. It is currently 3:25 PM in Saudi Arabia and 5:25 PM in Pakistan.

Saudia, Qatar Airways, Air Arabia and three other airlines offer flights from Riyadh Airport to Karachi Airport.

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The best way to get from Saudi Arabia to Riyadh Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs 160﷼ - 190﷼.

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Map of how to get from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan.
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  • Distance: 2877.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan?

Saudia, Gulf Air Bahrain and four other airlines fly from Riyadh to Karachi every 4 hours.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi via Manama
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Manama
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Manama
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Manama
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Dubai
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi via Doha
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Doha
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Doha
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Doha
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $650
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Dammam to Lahore
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Karachi
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Dammam to Lahore
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Muscat
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Muscat
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Muscat
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Dammam to Lahore via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Airblue
Website
airblue.com
Flights from Riyadh to Islamabad
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Karachi via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Riyadh to Lahore via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200

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