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Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi, AE, United Arab Emirates - RUH to AUH

Popular flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Etihad Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 20, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 SAR1,249
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 11, 2016 May 15, 2016 SAR1,219
May 12, 2016 May 15, 2016 SAR1,219
flynas
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 8, 2016 May 13, 2016 SAR713
May 10, 2016 May 14, 2016 SAR713
May 12, 2016 May 14, 2016 SAR713
May 12, 2016 May 15, 2016 SAR713
May 12, 2016 May 17, 2016 SAR713

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi (RUH to AUH)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be SAR811.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi (RUH to AUH)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days SAR837 SAR1,568
7-14 days SAR713 SAR1,699
14-21 days SAR1,227 SAR1,711
21-30 days SAR994 SAR1,504
30-60 days SAR901 SAR1,793
60-90 days SAR1,099 SAR1,714
90+ days SAR713 SAR1,673

Cheapest Day To Fly from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
SAR901 SAR713 SAR901 SAR713 SAR837 SAR901 SAR713

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
April Riyadh Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabian 4/30/16 5/5/16 0 SAR1,227
May Riyadh Abu Dhabi flynas 5/8/16 5/13/16 0 SAR713
June Riyadh Abu Dhabi flynas 6/2/16 6/9/16 0 SAR901
July Riyadh Abu Dhabi flynas 7/2/16 7/9/16 0 SAR1,099
August Riyadh Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabian 8/1/16 8/13/16 0 SAR1,231
September Riyadh Abu Dhabi flynas 9/22/16 9/27/16 0 SAR1,092
October Riyadh Abu Dhabi flynas 10/19/16 10/23/16 0 SAR1,036
December Riyadh Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabian 12/30/16 1/4/17 0 SAR1,223

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
SAR837
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
SAR837 SAR713
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
SAR713 SAR1,231
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
SAR1,231 SAR994
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
SAR994 SAR1,358
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
SAR1,358

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi (RUH to AUH)

Your Riyadh to Abu Dhabi flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi is SAR2,584.

The average price for non-stop flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi is SAR1,133.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.

Nonstop Flight Details from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Etihad 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 04:00 16:00
Saudi Arabian 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 06:30 15:15
flynas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:35 09:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi (RUH to AUH)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi is SAR728.

The average price for round trip flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi is SAR1,133.

Riyadh to Abu Dhabi Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The average Riyadh to Abu Dhabi flight time is an hour and 49 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The distance from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi is 806 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Etihad Airways provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Bahrain, BH

Airlines Flying from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi (RUH to AUH)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi.

Riyadh to Abu Dhabi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Etihad - X X X X X X X
Gulf Air BAH X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Saudi Arabian - X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X
Oman Air MCT X X X X X X X
flynas - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Riyadh and Abu Dhabi, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Riyadh - RUH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Riyadh to Dammam Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR282
Riyadh to Jeddah Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR424
Riyadh to Madinah Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR499
Riyadh to Gassim Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR372
Riyadh to Abha Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR522
Riyadh to Taif Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR526

Cheap International Flights from Riyadh - RUH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Riyadh to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR949
Riyadh to Sharjah Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR3,417
Riyadh to Doha Qatar, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,159
Riyadh to Bahrain Gulf Air, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR732
Riyadh to Muscat Saudi Arabian, Oman Air, flynas SAR1,208
Riyadh to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Saudi Arabian, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ, flynas, Monarch SAR1,883
Riyadh to Istanbul Atlasjet, Pegasus, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, flynas SAR953
Riyadh to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,264
Riyadh to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,272
Riyadh to Kuwait Jazeera, Kuwait, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR811
Riyadh to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Saudi Arabian, Transavia, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, flynas SAR1,643
Riyadh to Karachi Pakistan, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,463
Riyadh to Salalah Saudi Arabian, Oman Air, flynas SAR2,562
Riyadh to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Bangkok, Saudi Arabian, Thai, flynas SAR2,907
Riyadh to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Malaysia, Malindo, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR2,063
Riyadh to Jakarta Garuda, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR2,116
Riyadh to Cairo Egyptair, Nile Air, Air Cairo, Saudi Arabian, AlMasria, flynas SAR1,182
Riyadh to Amman Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR968
Riyadh to Hyderabad IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,174
Riyadh to Beirut MEA, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,227
Riyadh to Lahore Pakistan, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,553
Riyadh to Islamabad Pakistan, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,594
Riyadh to Bangalore IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,006
Riyadh to Chennai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,448
Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi, AE, United Arab Emirates, from SAR190 Round trip from RUH to AUH