The cheapest times to fly from FRA to RUH are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 16th (except the week of September 10th)

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 FRA to RUH is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $757 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $347 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Riyadh

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Riyadh (RUH) will usually cost between $376 to $659 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $373. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $686. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $313 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $521 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to RUH flight.

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

FRA to RUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to RUH flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RUH, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FRA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $483. Return trip prices are from the RUH to FRA 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 FRA to RUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 47 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Flynas, Gulf Air, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Oman Air, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2667 miles or 4292 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to RUH flight is about 5 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Riyadh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from FRA to RUH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFRA
Origination airport nameFrankfurt Main Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeRUH
Destination airport nameKing Khalid International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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