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London to Riyadh flights

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Departure Sat, 07 Nov Return Mon, 09 Nov
LON London
RUH Riyadh
return from £292
Departure Tue, 24 Nov Return Mon, 30 Nov
LON London
RUH Riyadh
return from £281
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 4.97 SAR
British Pound Sterling Saudi Riyal
1 SAR = 0.21 GBP
Last checked on 30 October 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Riyadh are 77% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Riyadh is 66% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Riyadh is 32% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Riyadh is 13% cheaper than in London.

London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Riyadh airports
  • ( King Khaled Intl (RUH)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
K Distance: 3076 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Riyadh

Is it safe to travel from London to Riyadh during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Saudi Arabia may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Riyadh at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Riyadh is 281£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Riyadh expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Riyadh costs an average of 2.06 GBP, 31% cheaper than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 77% less in Riyadh: 0.65 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.16 GBP in Riyadh, 66% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 12% cheaper in Riyadh, with an average of 2.64 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.01 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Riyadh?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Riyadh are December, November and October, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Riyadh?
The best time of the year to go to Riyadh when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Riyadh from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, March and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Riyadh.
What is the cheapest price for a flight from London to Riyadh?
The total flight time between London and Riyadh is of around 09:44 hours on average, considering an average distance of 6,805 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
Which airports have flights between London and Riyadh?
The main airport route flying between London and Riyadh is: Heathrow (LHR) to King Khaled Intl (RUH). This route is covered by the following airline(s): Saudi Arabian Airlines. British Airways.

King Khaled Intl - Latest customer reviews

3.0 /5
Reviews: 1
3.0 /5
Date 2020-03-06 Age City

Very unorganised we changed Gates twice and very confusing when they don't put the flight details on the gate I almost got on the wrong flight

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