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Flights Johannesburg - Riyadh

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Route information
Get useful information about Johannesburg and Riyadh to organize your journey.
Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 4.09 SAR
Euro Saudi Riyal
1 SAR = 0.25 EUR
Last checked on 28 September 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Riyadh are 40% cheaper than in Johannesburg.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Riyadh is 2% cheaper than a meal in Johannesburg.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 202% more expensive in Riyadh than in Johannesburg.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 141% more expensive in Riyadh than in Johannesburg.

Johannesburg airports
  • ( OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)
    How far from city centre: 1 kms
  • ( Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA)
    How far from city centre: 48 kms
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 13 kms
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
Riyadh airports
  • ( King Khaled Intl (RUH)
    How far from city centre: 10 kms
K Distance: 6001 kms

Find flights from Johannesburg - Riyadh

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Johannesburg to Riyadh? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Riyadh. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Saudi Arabia. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Johannesburg and Riyadh. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Riyadh more expensive than Johannesburg to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in Riyadh costs an around 3.74 EUR euros, 202% more expensive than Johannesburg, with a fare of 1.24 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 37% less in Riyadh: 1.00 EUR euros against 1.58 EUR euros in Johannesburg. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 7.49 EUR euros in Riyadh, 2% less than the 7.66 EUR euros in Johannesburg. The price of a coffee is approximately 141% more expensive in Riyadh, with an average of 3.96 EUR euros, while in Johannesburg the coffee costs 1.64 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Johannesburg to Riyadh flights?
The most popular month for flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh are: November, December and September.
When is the best time to travel from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
A good period of the year to visit Riyadh from Johannesburg really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to Riyadh from Johannesburg, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by November and October. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds June, February and May are the months with fewer searches for the route Johannesburg -  Riyadh.
What is the duration of a flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
Flight time, on average, from Johannesburg to Riyadh is usually 08:40 hours on average, at an average distance of 6,021 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
The airlines that fly indirectly from Johannesburg to Riyadh are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Johannesburg to Riyadh are:
  • Etihad Airways, stopping in Abu Dhabi for 260 minutes at least.
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