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How to find the cheapest flight from
Heathrow (LHR) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best LHR to RUH flight in 2021: compare Heathrow to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
LHR - RUH
Price
£447 - £629
RUH
Temperature
20 - 44 °C
RUH
Precipitation
0 - 17 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Average price

£522

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

£447

From Heathrow to Riyadh

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to Riyadh?

To save on the cost of your flight from Heathrow to Riyadh, book at least 57 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £523 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £569.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Heathrow to Riyadh?

Flights from Heathrow to Riyadh lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Heathrow to Riyadh in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at £273.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Riyadh in July, August 2021

The best prices found for LHR to RUH flights in July, August
29 Jul - 8 Apr
£390pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Jul - 9 Apr
£392pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Jul - 4 Sep
£408pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Riyadh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from Heathrow found for this year
23 Sep - 26 Sep
£383pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Sep - 25 Sep
£384pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Jul - 8 Apr
£390pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Riyadh from Heathrow

Save time with Heathrow to Riyadh direct flight deals
13 Sep - 15 Sep
£532pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SAUDIA
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
SAUDIA
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
19 Oct - 23 Oct
£538pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
17 Dec - 1 Jan
£564pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Riyadh

Late deals on return flights to Riyadh from Heathrow, departing today and this week
7 Aug - 12 Aug
£478pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Aug - 10 Aug
£478pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Aug - 11 Aug
£485pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Gulf Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Riyadh from Heathrow

The cheapest one-way flights from Heathrow to Riyadh
02:40 - 21:40
Aegean Airlines
2 stops
17h 00m
LHR - RUH
Aegean Airlines
£347
Priceline
12:35 - 13:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
23h 00m
LHR - RUH
Multiple Airlines
£355
Kiwi.com
11:00 - 08:10
Egypt Air
1 stop
19h 10m
LHR - RUH
Egypt Air
£359
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Riyadh

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Riyadh due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Heathrow and Riyadh for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Heathrow to Riyadh King Khaled Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways and Alitalia are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from London Heathrow to Riyadh King Khaled Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, SAUDIA, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Riyadh from London Heathrow?

Riyadh King Khaled Intl (RUH) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from London Heathrow to Riyadh. You should not have trouble finding flights to King Khaled Intl from London Heathrow; the airport handles an average of 1 inbound flight from London Heathrow per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 13 airlines have flights to the Riyadh airport from London Heathrow. It is only a 18.7 mi journey from King Khaled Intl (RUH) to Riyadh’s city centre.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Riyadh for under £434 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Riyadh for under £434. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £383, but on average you can expect to pay £438.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Riyadh for under £578 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Riyadh under £578. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Riyadh is less than £593.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Riyadh for under £506?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to Riyadh within the next 7 days for less than £506.

What days are direct flights available from Heathrow to Riyadh?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Heathrow to Riyadh on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from London Heathrow to Riyadh King Khaled Intl on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Riyadh?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Heathrow is roughly greater than that of Riyadh. You can assume this to be the case over the next 17 days.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 44 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Riyadh is generally hotter than in Heathrow. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Riyadh?

Airlines like SAUDIA, Lufthansa, and Egypt Air fly from Heathrow to Riyadh in about 6h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 15m. The distance from Heathrow to Riyadh is about 3086 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Heathrow to Riyadh return?

Lufthansa, at £392, was found to be the cheapest airline from Heathrow to Riyadh.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Egypt Air and SAUDIA. Users have found that Lufthansa is 24% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Heathrow to Riyadh one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Aegean Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £270. Check flights for Egypt Air, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Heathrow to Riyadh

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Riyadh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Heathrow to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = 5.19﷼
Average temperature for July in Riyadh
44.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Riyadh
3.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 9 airlines flying from Heathrow to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Heathrow to Riyadh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
MEA
£369 £494 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by MEA. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Egypt Air
£488 £600 No cancel fee N/A
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Lufthansa
£477 £615 No cancel fee 76%
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Gulf Air
£545 £682 No cancel fee 67%
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Turkish Airlines
£567 £803 No cancel fee 77%
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SAUDIA
£588 £872 No cancel fee 86%
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British Airways
£613 £928 No cancel fee 70%
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Etihad Airways
£549 £977 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
£658 £1,072 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Heathrow to Riyadh

See what time of day planes typically take off from Heathrow towards Riyadh.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 50% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 25% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 25% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Heathrow to Riyadh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Heathrow to Riyadh.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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