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Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh, EG, Egypt - RUH to SSH Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 1:36 AM

Popular flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 1:36 AM

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.

Nile Air
RUHSSH
Tue 8/9
nonstop
SSHRUH
Tue 8/16
nonstop
SAR1,234
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flynas
RUHSSH
Tue 7/26
nonstop
SSHRUH
Thu 8/4
nonstop
SAR1,366
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Saudi Arabian
RUHSSH
Sun 7/24
nonstop
SSHRUH
Sun 7/31
nonstop
SAR1,384
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Saudi Arabian
RUHSSH
Wed 7/27
nonstop
SSHRUH
Sat 7/30
nonstop
SAR1,384
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Saudi Arabian
RUHSSH
Wed 7/27
1 stop
SSHRUH
Wed 8/3
1 stop
SAR1,384
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Saudi Arabian
RUHSSH
Wed 7/27
nonstop
SSHRUH
Wed 8/3
nonstop
SAR1,384
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Saudi Arabian
RUHSSH
Wed 7/27
nonstop
SSHRUH
Sun 7/31
nonstop
SAR1,384
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Egyptair
RUHSSH
Fri 8/5
1 stop
SSHRUH
Wed 8/10
1 stop
SAR2,033
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Egyptair
RUHSSH
Sat 8/20
1 stop
SSHRUH
Sat 8/27
1 stop
SAR2,033
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Egyptair
RUHSSH
Sat 10/1
1 stop
SSHRUH
Sun 10/9
1 stop
SAR2,033
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh (RUH to SSH)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be SAR1,426.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh (RUH to SSH)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh 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 Sharm el-Sheikh

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days SAR0 SAR3,076
7-14 days SAR1,287 SAR2,363
14-21 days SAR1,272 SAR1,887
21-30 days SAR1,242 SAR1,384
30-60 days SAR1,234 SAR1,384
60-90 days SAR1,279 SAR1,384
90+ days SAR1,384 SAR1,384

Cheapest Day To Fly from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
SAR1,384 SAR1,234 SAR1,384 SAR1,272 SAR2,033 SAR1,272 SAR1,384

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Nile Air 7/26/16 8/4/16 0 SAR1,242
August Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Nile Air 8/9/16 8/16/16 0 SAR1,234
September Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Nile Air 9/3/16 9/8/16 0 SAR1,279
October Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Saudi Arabian 10/1/16 10/9/16 0 SAR1,384
November Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Saudi Arabian 11/3/16 11/6/16 0 SAR1,384
December Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Saudi Arabian 12/30/16 1/2/17 1 SAR1,384
January Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Saudi Arabian 1/19/17 1/26/17 1 SAR1,426
February Riyadh Sharm el-Sheikh Saudi Arabian 2/1/17 2/8/17 0 SAR1,384

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh

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 Sharm el-Sheikh.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
SAR3,638
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
SAR3,638 SAR1,437
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
SAR1,437
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
SAR1,272
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
SAR1,272

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh (RUH to SSH)

Your Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh 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 Sharm el-Sheikh is SAR1,707.

The average price for non-stop flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh is SAR1,669.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh.

Nonstop Flight Details from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Egyptair 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 16:15 16:15
Nile Air 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 13:00 13:00
Saudi Arabian 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 14:55 14:55
flynas 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 12:25 12:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh (RUH to SSH)

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 Sharm el-Sheikh. 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 Sharm el-Sheikh is SAR863.

The average price for round trip flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh is SAR1,549.

Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh?
Answer: The average Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh flight time is 2 hours and 13 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Riyadh and Sharm el-Sheikh?
Answer: The distance from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh is 1268 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh?
Answer: Saudi Arabian Airlines provides 38% of the non-stop flights between Riyadh and Sharm el-Sheikh.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Riyadh and Sharm el-Sheikh, 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 Tabuk Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR702
Riyadh to Jeddah Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR559
Riyadh to Madinah Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR889
Riyadh to Yanbu al Bahr Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,339
Riyadh to Gurayat Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,602
Riyadh to Hail Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR743
Riyadh to Jouf Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,043
Riyadh to Taif Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR934
Riyadh to Gassim Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR522

Cheap International Flights from Riyadh - RUH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Riyadh to Hurghada Egyptair, Nile Air, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,898
Riyadh to Cairo Egyptair, Nile Air, Air Cairo, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,287
Riyadh to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Saudi Arabian, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, flynas, Monarch SAR1,891
Riyadh to Istanbul Atlasjet, Pegasus, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, flynas SAR1,636
Riyadh to Amman Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,366
Riyadh to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,122
Riyadh to Beirut MEA, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,231
Riyadh to Luxor Egyptair, Nile Air, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR2,821
Riyadh to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Saudi Arabian, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ, flynas SAR1,598
Riyadh to Marsa Alam Egyptair, Saudi Arabian, flynas Check Dates
Riyadh to Asyut Egyptair, Air Cairo, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR3,170
Riyadh to Larnaca Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Saudi Arabian, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, flynas SAR1,591
Riyadh to Doha Qatar, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,099
Riyadh to Antalya Atlasjet, Pegasus, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, flynas SAR2,142
Riyadh to Kuwait Jazeera, Kuwait, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR964
Riyadh to Delhi IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,354
Riyadh to Bahrain Gulf Air, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR826
Riyadh to Athens Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, Brussels, Saudi Arabian, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ, flynas SAR2,089
Riyadh to Aswan Egyptair, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR2,562
Riyadh to Mumbai IndiGo, Jet Airways, Air India, India Express, SpiceJet, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,414
Riyadh to Abu Dhabi Etihad, flydubai, Saudi Arabian, flynas SAR1,017
Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Sharm el-Sheikh, EG, Egypt, from SAR1,234 Round trip from RUH to SSH