The cheapest times to fly from LKO to RUH are

  • May 14th to July 15th
  • October 8th to March 11th (except the week of December 24th)

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 LKO to RUH is early November. Prices can be as high as $1393 for Sunday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $364 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Riyadh

Flying from Lucknow (LKO) to Riyadh (RUH) will usually cost between $364 to $610 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $398. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $645. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $247 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $436 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LKO to RUH flight.

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

LKO to RUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LKO to RUH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Lucknow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RUH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LKO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Riyadh, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Lucknow. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $69 (13%) 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 $405. Return trip prices are from the RUH to LKO 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 LKO to RUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LKO to RUH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LKO to RUH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (LKO > DEL > RUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $413
  • Average savings: $24 (5.39%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air India, Air-India Express, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, flydubai, Flynas, GoAir, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Kuwait Airways, Oman Air, Saudia, SpiceJet, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Khalid International Airport to Chaudhary Charan Singh Lucknow International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2123 miles or 3417 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LKO to RUH flight is about 4 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Lucknow and Riyadh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 100 available flights from LKO to RUH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLKO
Origination airport nameChaudhary Charan Singh Lucknow International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeRUH
Destination airport nameKing Khalid International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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