The cheapest times to fly from RUH to RAH are

  • January 29th to March 11th
  • July 30th to January 7th (except the weeks of August 13th, August 20th, and 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 RUH to RAH is mid December. Prices can be as high as $171 for Friday flights during early July, or as low as $146 for Wednesday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Rafha

Flying from Riyadh (RUH) to Rafha (RAH) will usually cost between $146 to $156 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $146. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $152. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $151 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RUH to RAH flight.

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

RUH to RAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RUH to RAH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Riyadh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $3 (2%) 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 $146. Return trip prices are from the RAH 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 RAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RUH to RAH? 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 Rafha Airport to King Khalid International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 378 miles or 608 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RUH to RAH flight is about 1 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Riyadh and Rafha?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from RUH to RAH.


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


Other Resources

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