The cheapest times to fly from RAE to RUH are

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
  • July 2nd to August 5th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of November 5th)

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 RAE to RUH is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $342 for Wednesday flights during late May, or as low as $204 for Sunday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Riyadh

Flying from Arar (RAE) to Riyadh (RUH) will usually cost between $219 to $326 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $204. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $333. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $230 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RAE to RUH flight.

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

RAE to RUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RAE to RUH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Arar. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $2 (1%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $234. Return trip prices are from the RUH to RAE 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 RAE to RUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Flynas, Saudia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 533 miles or 858 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RAE to RUH flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Arar and Riyadh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 33 available flights from RAE to RUH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RAE
Origination airport name Arar Airport
City Arar
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 30.9
Longitude 41.1

Return Airport

Destination code RUH
Destination airport name King Khalid International Airport
City Riyadh
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 25
Longitude 46.7


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