The cheapest times to fly from ADD to RUH are

  • July 23rd to August 12th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)
  • December 17th to May 13th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADD to RUH is mid October. Prices can be as high as $508 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $416 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Riyadh

Flying from Addis Ababa (ADD) to Riyadh (RUH) will usually cost between $425 to $443 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $423. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $447. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $24 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $426 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADD to RUH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADD to RUH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADD to RUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADD to RUH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Addis Ababa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RUH, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into ADD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Riyadh, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Addis Ababa. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $20 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $426. Return trip prices are from the RUH to ADD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADD to RUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADD to RUH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air India, Asiana, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, MEA, Oman Air, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Khalid International Airport to Bole International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1220 miles or 1963 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADD to RUH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADD to RUH flight is about 3 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Addis Ababa and Riyadh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from ADD to RUH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeADD
Origination airport nameBole International Airport
CityAddis Ababa

Return Airport

Destination codeRUH
Destination airport nameKing Khalid International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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