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Airfare from Riyadh to Dubai

Airfare from Riyadh to Dubai

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1,155.44 SAR

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1,222.97 SAR

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Local Time


01:08 PM


02:08 PM


Saudi Arabia Kingdom


United Arab Emirates


FoodBased on Affordable Restaurant


25 SAR


35.75 SAR

Public TransportOne-way Ticket


3.15 SAR


5.11 SAR

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Weather in Riyadh for the next 7 days

Sun 17°C Mon 19°C Tue 18°C Wed 17°C Thu 17°C Fri 17°C Sat 16°C

Weather in Dubai for the next 7 days

Sun 22°C Mon 22°C Tue 22°C Wed 22°C Thu 22°C Fri 21°C Sat 21°C

Riyadh to Dubai cheapest fare

This week cheapest price
241 SAR
Next 7 days cheapest price
241 SAR
Next 15 days cheapest price
144 SAR
Next 30 days cheapest price
142 SAR

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Riyadh to Dubai route information

Average flight duration

01h 45m

Average direct flight prices

SAR299 - SAR950


853 km

Top Airlines 

flynas, Air Arabia, flydubai, Saudi Gulf Airlines, Saudia, Emirates

Origin airport

Riyadh King Khalid International Airport

Destination airport

Dubai International Airport 


Airport details/information

Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (IATA: RUH, ICAO: OERK) is located 35 kilometers north of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It started providing services in late 1983.

The airport has five passenger terminals, a mosque and a Royal Terminal, and is considered as the main hub for Saudia and flynas.

It also offers three lounges, Plaza Premium Lounge, Wellcome Lounge and Nasmiles Lounge. 

Origin airport facilities 

Riyadh King Khalid International Airport

Destination airport facilities

Dubai International Airport

  • A Mosque
  • Inter-terminal transportation
  • VIP services and lounges 
  • ATMs
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Car rental counters
  • Wi-Fi
  • Currency Exchange
  • Business Centre
  • Baby Care rooms
  • Prayer rooms
  • Baggage Storage


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If you would like to cut expenditure on your flight ticket, you can simply check out the following ideas:

1. Try to book your flight as far in advance as possible, as ticket prices get increased once enough seats have been purchased on a flight to cover the flight costs.

2. If you are checking last minute flight deals, make sure it is past midnight, as the airlines tend to lower the prices for seats that haven’t been booked during the day.

3. Be selective when it comes to your flight time, like the least preferable time for people to travel. Also, non-stop flights are a great choice, as direct flights are more expensive.

4. Always compare your results options from airline website and flight aggregators to find the less inexpensive offer.


Seek out best last minute flight deals and pick your favorite cheap airline:

As your first option, give Air Arabia a chance and fly from Riyadh to Dubai for only SAR455. This low-cost airline provides the passengers with on board shopping and a “Fun onboard” programme. You can also choose to fly on flynas, as it costs just SAR520, and get starbucks coffee onboard, delicious main course meals, luxurious leather seats and a generous baggage allowance. Last but not least, pick out Saudi Gulf Airlines, pay only SAR575, and take the opportunity to relish inflight entertainment, internet connectivity and cozy leather seats. 


About Riyadh

Riyadh, the capital city of the kingdom and the largest city on the Arabian Peninsula, is considered now as one of the most prominent and flourishing cities around the world, mostly after the Abqaiq field was discovered in 1940. It houses right in the centre the country’s best museum, which is a heritage place that relates the kingdom’s genesis story, along with some of the world-class hotels and finest restaurants in the country.

The city is mostly a business destination.


About Dubai

Located in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf, and being established as a fishing village in the early 18th century, Dubai now is the most populous and affluent city in the UAE. 

It is known as a leading megalopolis of the Middle East, therefore it turned into the cultural and business hub thanks to its advanced perspective.

Dubai is an inescapable holiday destination, where first-class shopping, dazzling beaches, mystic deserts, and dining, amusement and heritage sites meet to satisfy all tastes. 


Choose the best time to visit Dubai and explore your top hotels options

Dubai has only one hot and dry season with very little rain due to its location in the middle of the Arabian desert. From November to March, you can see that the skies are bright blue which might be suitable for hitting the beach.

Otherwise, the summer season, that begins from April to October, where the heat is still strong, is considered the most suitable time to avoid crowds and to bask in the sun’s rays while taking all the vitamin D you need.

Despite the year-round sunshine, you can find that there are more advisable timings to visit the city than others, so the most preferable months to visit are between November and March.

For your record, roaming Dubai’s indoor spots at any time won’t be a problem, for all their shopping malls, hotels and restaurants are well air-conditioned.

If you would like to experience shopping spree at its best, there is no better destination than Dubai, as the city houses a considerable amount of huge malls showcasing eminent big brand shops. Your first option can be  JA Ocean View Hotel as it is circled by infinite shopping malls, which you can reach through the hotel’s complimentary shuttle service, such as, Dubai Marina Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall and Alfattan Shopping Centre. Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall Of The Emirates can be another getaway, as it is a 4 star hotel, offering more inexpensive room rates which allows you to shop lavishly in Mall of the Emirates or Ibis Emirates Mall which are just around the corner.

Looking forward to spending that long-awaited lavish stay! In that case, you should try staying at Raffles Dubai, a 5 star pyramid shaped hotel that serves a plethora of first-rate services and conveniences, from plush rooms with handcrafted decoration and deluxe fabrics and Turkish Hammam to the elegant exclusive shopping mall, Wafi City Mall. For other luxurious options, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, one of the tallest buildings in the world, is definitely the perfect place for an unforgettable stay. It boasts finely furnished rooms and suites, an enticing collection of 15 award-winning restaurants, bars and lounges and an exquisite Saray Spa with a Health Club. Dusit Thani Dubai as well, promises its guests a marvelous stay as it offers contemporary Thai style guest rooms, a branded restaurant, leisure facilities, free-of charge scheduled pick-up and drop-off shuttle to Dubai International Financial Centre, significant shopping malls, and other sights. 

If you are planning for a memorable vacation with your family, then Atlantis The Palm is your escape. This hotel, with stunning views over the Arabian Gulf, offers all types of first-class services that would fit every member of the family. For example, you can luxuriate in the private sandy beach, the Aquaventure, the largest waterpark in the Middle East, ShuiQi Spa, or let the kids enjoy the indoor play area and Kid-friendly buffet.

If you would like to roam the city and explore the top attractions, settle in Jood Palace Hotel Dubai, a 5 star hotel, which is situated in Off Al Rigga Street, and you will be right close to most of the city’s major sights, such as Naif Souq, Gold Souk, Dubai Creek, and Grand Mosque. However, staying at Towers Rotana will give you easy access to City Walk, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Opera, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and Dubai Fountain. 

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Exciting places to visit in Dubai 

Dubai- the energetic city- is a must-see holiday destination as it offers a wide-range mix of activities and places for everyone. You can discover beyond its blazing buildings’ exterior, the vintage buildings, colourful spice souks, and traditional dhows distributed on The Creek.

Whether you're looking to kick-start a splendid holiday or a sightseeing trip, you will be fond of the city at first sight. To begin, you can watch the city’s downtown from atop the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, then pay a visit to one of the marvelous palm islands, that resembles a stylized palm tree within a circle from the air. If you’re looking for thrills, you can indulge in an adrenaline rush by taking a desert safari, floating above the desert dunes in a hot air balloon, climbing aboard a high-speed ride at IMG Worlds of Adventure, the world’s largest indoor theme park or skydiving over the Palm Jumeirah.

Finally, you can keep an eye on the sparkly of the outstanding fireworks at Dubai Shopping Festival, catch an impressive show at the Dubai Opera, or enjoy a fancy dinner with exquisite views at Burj Al Arab, the world’s most opulent hotel.


Keep up with your flight details and explore more about your destination via the FAQs'

1. What are the most famous shopping malls in Dubai?

The most famous malls in Dubai are Dubai Mall, Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta Mall, BurJuman and City Centre Deira.


2. How long does it take to get a Dubai visa?

It usually takes from 1 to 3 working days to receive your Dubai visa.


3. How much does an Economy Class ticket from Riyadh to Dubai on flydubai cost?

The Economy Class ticket for a flight from Riyadh to Dubai on flydubai costs SAR860.


4. Does Dubai International Airport provide kids facilities?

Yes, you can find kids’ facilities at Dubai Airport, such as, baby care rooms and a children's play area.


5. Which hotels in Dubai offer complimentary breakfast?

Hyatt Place Dubai, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah and Hotel ibis Styles Dragon Mart Dubai are some of the hotels that serve free breakfast buffets.


6. Does Dubai International Airport offer transportation services?

The airport offers many shuttle modes to and from the airport, such as taxis, metro, bus, car parking or car rental options.


7. Does Dubai International Airport provide bus shuttle service to Deira City Centre?

Yes, Dubai Airport offers bus shuttle service to the Deira City Center.


8. Can I find duty-free in Dubai International Airport?

Yes, Dubai International Airport offers an assortment of shopping areas where travellers can enjoy duty-free shopping.


9. What is the best time to book a cheap ticket for Riyadh to Dubai flight?

The best time to book a cheap ticket from Riyadh to Dubai is in March.


10. What are the average prices for a direct flight from Riyadh to Dubai on Saudi Gulf airline?

The average prices for a non-stop flight on Saudi Gulf Airline from Riyadh to Dubai vary between SAR575 and SAR875.


Disclaimer: All fares are subject to availability at the time of booking.

FAQs About Flights From Riyadh To Dubai

  • What is the Main Airport in Dubai?

    When you arrive Dubai you will be landing in Dubai International Airport.

  • How Much is the Cheapest Rate for flights back from Riyadh to Dubai?

    Best rate for flights from Riyadh to Dubai is Flynas, flydubai & Air Arabia.

  • When is the Cheapest day to book a Flight from Riyadh to Dubai?

    The cheapest day that you can book a flight from Riyadh to Dubai is Saturday.

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