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There are 8 ways to get from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia by plane or car

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Fly to Dammam

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Dammam (DMM)

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Fly to Jeddah

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Jeddah (JED)

Fly to Riyadh

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Riyadh (RUH)

Fly to Medina

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Medina (MED)

Fly to Gassim

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Gassim (ELQ)

Fly to Doha, drive

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Doha (DOH)
  2. Drive from Doha to Dammam

Fly to Abha

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Abha (AHB)

Drive

  1. Drive from Shanghai Station to Riyadh

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

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

Last updated: December 1 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs ¥2200 - ¥7500 and takes 17h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia is to fly which takes 15h 58m and costs ¥2300 - ¥7500.

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The distance between Shanghai and Saudi Arabia is 7594 km. The road distance is 9638.9 km.

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It takes approximately 16h 17m to get from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Dammam Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 10m and has one stopover.

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Saudi Arabia is 5h behind Shanghai. It is currently 5:55 AM in Shanghai and 12:55 AM in Saudi Arabia.

Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Saudi Arabia is 9639 km. It takes approximately 4 days 11h to drive from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia.

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Flydubai, China Eastern Airlines, IndiGo Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Dammam Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 7593.5 km
  • Duration: 16h 17m

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Saudi Arabia?

Emirates, Etihad and four other airlines fly from Shanghai to Dammam 4 times a day.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 3400﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 3400﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2800﷼ - 7000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 3700﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Dubai, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Dubai, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2300﷼ - 6500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Abu Dhabi, Dammam
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Doha, Medina
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Dubai, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Dubai, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 5500﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 4800﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 4700﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Suvarnabhumi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1800﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Medina via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Suvarnabhumi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 5500﷼
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Suvarnabhumi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2300﷼ - 6500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 4900﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Suvarnabhumi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Hong Kong, Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
2000﷼ - 5500﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dammam via Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4200﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Medina via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 4500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Doha
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 4400﷼
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dammam via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4200﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1200﷼ - 4100﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jeddah via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4300﷼
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Abu Dhabi, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Dubai, Dammam
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Abu Dhabi, Dammam
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4300﷼
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dammam via Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2600﷼ - 6500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Riyadh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2500﷼ - 6500﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Delhi, Manama
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
3300﷼ - 8500﷼
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Abha via Dubai, Riyadh
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Medina via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 6000﷼
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Dubai, Dammam
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
2100﷼ - 6000﷼
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gassim via Xi An, Islamabad
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
3500﷼ - 11000﷼
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Doha via Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4500﷼

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