Jeddah, a Red Sea port in Saudi Arabia, is both a modern commercial hub and a gateway for pilgrimages to the Islamic holy cities of Mecca and Medina. Golden beaches, resort hotels and outdoor sculptures line the seafront promenade known as the Corniche, with the iconic King Fahd’s Fountain at its hub. The historic district of Al-Balad houses traditional homes built from coral and dates back to the seventh century. The beguiling souq is the largest in the country, and visitors can explore its busy lanes in search of local treasures for sale, including traditional dress and Arabian jewelry.
Flying to Jeddah
1. Which airports serve Dammam to Jeddah?
Travelers in Dammam will fly from King Fahd International Airport, 20km northwest of the city. Flights to Jeddah will arrive at King Abdulaziz International Airport, located 19km to the north of the city. The airport is the busiest in Saudi Arabia and the third-largest in the kingdom.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Dammam to Jeddah?
Kato, Faso, Saudi Arabian and Flynas all offer daily flights from Dammam to Jeddah, with Saudi Arabian operating the most at between nine and 11 flights per day. Other airlines, including Egyptair, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian and Turkish, offer non-direct flights between the two cities.
3. How long is the flight?
The average direct flight from Dammam to Jeddah is just under two and a half hours, although routes using a connection will obviously take significantly longer.
4. Climate changes between Dammam and Jeddah
Visitors travelling from Dammam to Jeddah will not notice any difference in the climate. July is the hottest month in Dammam with an average temperature of 99°F, while the coldest is January with an average temperature of 61°F. July is the hottest month in Jeddah with an average temperature of 90°F, and the coldest is January at 73°F. May has 13 hours of daily sunshine, the most of any month. The best month to swim in the sea is July, when the average sea temperature is 88°F.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
All passengers except for GCC nationals must hold a valid visa for Saudi Arabia when taking domestic flights. Expatriates holding Saudi Resident Visas must have valid Saudi Re-Entry Permits.
GCC citizens need a National Identity Card when traveling on local flights within the kingdom plus a passport if traveling between GCC countries.
Saudi Arabia has strict dress codes. Men should dress conservatively, and women should double-check what they can wear outside of western compounds before they travel to ensure that they have up-to-date information about the requirements.
The capital city of Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, Dammam is set on the Arabian Gulf. At its heart is the tree-lined King Abdullah Park’s walkway as well as the manmade Coral Island. Visit the Share Al-Hob Market for traditional goods. The Tarout Castle in Al-Qatif is a must-see for an authentic piece of Saudi Arabian history. A mere two hours away by plane is Jeddah, whose attractions include the Beit Al Balad Museum. A visit to the Fish Market to see the daily sale of the morning’s catch is a must-do for the curious.
Dammam to Jeddah Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:01 -04:00
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Cheapest Day To Fly from Dammam to Jeddah
We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Dammam to Jeddah is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Dammam to Jeddah by Month
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Cheap Last Minute Flights from Dammam to Jeddah
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Dammam to Jeddah
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Dammam to Jeddah is SAR754.
The average price for direct flights from Dammam to Jeddah is SAR698.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Dammam to Jeddah.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Dammam to Jeddah
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 Dammam to Jeddah. 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 Dammam to Jeddah is SAR345.
The average price for round trip flights from Dammam to Jeddah is SAR694.
Dammam to Jeddah Flight Questions
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Airlines in Dammam flying to Jeddah Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:01 -04:00Number of routes searched: 66Number of itineraries searched: 511,045
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Dammam to Jeddah Airports
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