Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

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Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best AUH to RUH flight in 2021: compare Abu Dhabi to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?

To save up to 28% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh from AED 1,216 1-2 weeks out and tickets from AED 1,363 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Riyadh. Flights to Riyadh from Abu Dhabi in June are about AED 1,291 on average during June, but can be found for as low as AED 995.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh (AUH - RUH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 33% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for AUH to RUH flights in April, May
22 May - 26 May
AED 951pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
22 May - 28 May
AED 981pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
10 May - 24 May
AED 988pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Abu Dhabi to Riyadh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from Abu Dhabi found for this year
22 May - 26 May
AED 951pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
22 May - 28 May
AED 981pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
10 May - 24 May
AED 988pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Direct flights to Riyadh from Abu Dhabi

Save time with Abu Dhabi to Riyadh direct flight deals
10 May - 24 May
AED 988pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
30 Apr - 5 May
AED 1,039pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
28 Apr - 26 May
AED 1,043pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

Late deals on return flights to Riyadh from Abu Dhabi, departing today and this week
30 Apr - 5 May
AED 1,036pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
30 Apr - 5 May
AED 1,039pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
28 Apr - 26 May
AED 1,043pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

One-way flights to Riyadh from Riyadh

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh
10:40 - 11:30
SAUDIA
Direct
1h 50m
AUH - RUH
SAUDIA
AED 783
Travelgenio
15:05 - 16:10
Etihad Airways
Direct
2h 05m
AUH - RUH
Etihad Airways
AED 845
Bookingwiz.co.th
13:20 - 22:40
Qatar Airways
1 stop
10h 20m
AUH - RUH
Qatar Airways
AED 878
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

What airports do I use to fly from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?

Booking a flight from Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) to Riyadh King Khaled Intl (RUH) is your only option if you wish to fly from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh. On a typical day, there is 1 flight from Abu Dhabi Intl to King Khaled Intl, all of which are around 2h 00m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 3 airlines when you book a flight from Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh King Khaled Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh King Khaled Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh King Khaled Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are SAUDIA, Etihad Airways, and Gulf Air. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh for under AED 1,102. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just AED 951, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,127.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 9 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh under AED 1,102. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh is less than AED 1,091.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh for under AED 1,102?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,102.

How popular is this flight route?

The Abu Dhabi Intl to Riyadh King Khaled Intl flight path was viewed by 1,094 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Abu Dhabi or Riyadh?

Abu Dhabi will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Riyadh over the next 2 days.

Is Abu Dhabi weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 44 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Riyadh is generally hotter than in Abu Dhabi. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?

A quick flight from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh can take about 1h 50m. SAUDIA provides one of the quickest options available for as low as AED 1,032. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh return?

Flying on Qatar Airways is currently your cheapest option to Riyadh, with prices starting at AED 952. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Etihad Airways and SAUDIA, with the lowest prices starting at AED 988 and AED 1,032, respectively. Qatar Airways is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at AED 724. SAUDIA flights start at AED 750 while deals on Etihad Airways start at AED 801 one-way.

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Destination information for Riyadh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = 1.03﷼
Flight duration
1h 51m
Average temperature for April in Riyadh
34.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Riyadh
5.0 mm

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 3 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Gulf Air
AED 238 AED 310 No cancel fee 67%
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SAUDIA
AED 227 AED 332 No cancel fee 86%
Search SAUDIA flights
Etihad Airways
AED 262 AED 419 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

See what time of day planes typically take off from Abu Dhabi towards Riyadh.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 50% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 33% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 16% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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