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The best prices from London to Riyadh are usually found in February or March, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to RUH flight in 2021: compare London to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
LON - RUH
Price
£427 - £573
RUH
Temperature
20 - 44 °C
RUH
Rainfall
0 - 17 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£427

From London to Riyadh

One-way from

£281

One-way flight from London to Riyadh

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Riyadh?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from London to Riyadh. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Riyadh.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Riyadh?

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from London to Riyadh within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £525.

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

Flights from London to Riyadh lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from London to Riyadh in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at £274.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Riyadh (LON - RUH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from London to Riyadh in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 25% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from London to Riyadh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LON to RUH flights in April, May
21 May - 19 Jun
£336pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
21 May - 19 Jun
£349pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
21 May - 12 Jun
£352pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

London to Riyadh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from London found for this year
10 Nov - 23 Nov
£254pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
10 Nov - 23 Nov
£260pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
21 May - 19 Jun
£336pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

Direct flights to Riyadh from London

Save time with London to Riyadh direct flight deals
27 Jun - 30 Jun
£587pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Aug - 13 Aug
£2,154pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Aug - 13 Aug
£2,229pp
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 London to Riyadh

Late deals on return flights to Riyadh from London, departing today and this week
25 Apr - 27 Apr
£480pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Gulf Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
24 Apr - 11 May
£491pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Apr - 27 Apr
£500pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Riyadh from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Riyadh
20:05 - 21:55
Pegasus Airlines
2 stops
23h 50m
STN - RUH
Pegasus Airlines
£281
Kiwi.com
11:00 - 21:40
Egypt Air
1 stop
8h 40m
LHR - RUH
Egypt Air
14:20 - 00:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
31h 50m
LCY - RUH
Multiple Airlines
£319
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From London to Riyadh

Are flight prices decreasing from London 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 London 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 to Riyadh King Khaled Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alitalia and Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from London to Riyadh King Khaled Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from London to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, SAUDIA, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from London to Riyadh for under £362 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Riyadh for under £362. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Pegasus Airlines for just £356, but on average you can expect to pay £414.

Are there direct flights from London to Riyadh for under £652 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 17 direct flights from London to Riyadh under £652. A good price for a direct flight from London to Riyadh is less than £3,338.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Riyadh for under £507?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Riyadh within the next 7 days for less than £507.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

Expect the weather to be around 44 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Riyadh is generally hotter than in London.

How long does is the flight from London to Riyadh?

There are many flights that can get you from London to Riyadh in 6h 40m. Fly via British Airways, Egypt Air, or KLM to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Pegasus Airlines (£356), Egypt Air (£451), and Turkish Airlines (£475) offers the cheapest pricing from London to Riyadh. Pegasus Airlines is currently priced 28% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Pegasus Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £195. Pegasus Airlines is not the only option available. At the moment, Egypt Air is another option, for £314.

Alternative routes for London 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 London to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = 5.18﷼
Flight duration
6h 52m
Average temperature for April in Riyadh
34.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Riyadh
5.0 mm

Airports servicing London

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City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 10 airlines flying from London to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London 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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Pegasus Airlines
£416 £506 No cancel fee 82%
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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 £712 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 London to Riyadh

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards Riyadh.
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Weekly flight availability
from London to Riyadh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Riyadh.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
0 flights
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