The cheapest times to fly from RAH to JED are

  • February 12th to April 29th (except the week of February 26th)
  • July 2nd to January 28th (except the weeks of July 23rd, August 6th, September 3rd, September 24th, and November 12th)

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 RAH to JED is mid October. Prices can be as high as $444 for Thursday flights during late May, or as low as $218 for Sunday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Rafha (RAH) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $218 to $383 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 $258. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $366. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $108 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $274 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RAH to JED flight.

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

RAH to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RAH to JED flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rafha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $70 (24%) 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 $220. Return trip prices are from the JED to RAH 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 RAH to JED can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking RAH to JED

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 RAH to JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Riyadh (RAH > RUH > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $247
  • Average savings: $28 (10.04%)

See RAH to RUH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RAH to JED? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Saudia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Abdulaziz International Airport to Rafha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 611 miles or 983 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RAH to JED?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RAH to JED flight is about 2 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Rafha and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from RAH to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RAH
Origination airport name Rafha Airport
City Rafha
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 29.6
Longitude 43.5

Return Airport

Destination code JED
Destination airport name King Abdulaziz International Airport
City Jeddah
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.7
Longitude 39.2


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