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There are 6 ways to get from Scotland to Saudi Arabia by plane

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Fly Glasgow to Jeddah

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Fly Aberdeen to Jeddah

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Glasgow (GLA) to Jeddah (JED) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Jeddah (JED) is around 9h 41m and covers a distance of around 5214 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 15m. The fastest flight normally takes 7h 25m. Services are operated by British Airways, KLM, Saudia and others. Typically 24 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:
7h 26m
Layover time:
2h 15m
Total time:
9h 41m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
7h 25m
Flight distance:
5214 km
Flights per week:
24
Cheapest price:
997﷼
Carbon emissions:
1057 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
19:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Jeddah (JED) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

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

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Saudi Arabia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Saudi Arabia from June 21.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Lockdown measures are currently in place for United Kingdom. Leaving United Kingdom may be in violation of local restrictions.

Last updated: October 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs £190 - £650 and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs £270 - £650 and takes 10h 22m.

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The distance between Scotland and Saudi Arabia is 5050 km.

It takes approximately 10h 22m to get from Scotland to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Jeddah Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 25m and has one stopover.

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Saudi Arabia is 2h ahead of Scotland. It is currently 3:16 PM in Scotland and 5:16 PM in Saudi Arabia.

KLM, Emirates, Flydubai and three other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Glasgow Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £3.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 5049.6 km
  • Duration: 10h 22m

What companies run services between Scotland and Saudi Arabia?

British Airways, KLM and four other airlines fly from Paisley to Jeddah 3 times a day.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Jeddah via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via London Heathrow, Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 3700﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol, Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3500﷼
Flights from Aberdeen to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4200﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 4000﷼
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3900﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 3600﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 3700﷼
Flights from Aberdeen to Jeddah via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3900﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4900﷼
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Aberdeen to Jeddah via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3200﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4700﷼
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 3000﷼
Flights from Aberdeen to Jeddah via Bergen, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 3500﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 4000﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3300﷼
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via London Gatwick, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3300﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4300﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Glasgow to Jeddah via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Glasgow to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 6500﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4600﷼
Flights from Edinburgh to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 6000﷼
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Inverness to Jeddah via London Heathrow, Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3700﷼

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