The cheapest times to fly from RUH to GYD are

  • January 22nd to March 18th
  • June 4th to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
  • September 3rd to December 23rd

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 RUH to GYD is early November. Prices can be as high as $829 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $342 for Saturday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Baku

Flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Baku (GYD) will usually cost between $356 to $656 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 $407. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $715. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $308 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $481 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RUH to GYD flight.

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

RUH to GYD Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GYD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into RUH. Sundays 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 $99 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $445. Return trip prices are from the GYD to RUH 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 RUH to GYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 57 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Arabia, Alitalia, Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, flyadeal, flydubai, Flynas, Gulf Air, Jazeera, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Oman Air, Pegasus, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1089 miles or 1753 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RUH to GYD flight is about 2 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Riyadh and Baku?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from RUH to GYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code GYD
Destination airport name Heydar Aliyev International Airport
City Baku
Country Azerbaijan
Latitude 40.5
Longitude 50


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