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Istanbul SAWRiyadh RUH

Multiple carriers

£202

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One-way trips

Istanbul SAWRiyadh RUH

Pegasus

£105

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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu when they travel from Istanbul to Riyadh. The distance between Istanbul and Riyadh is 2459 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, flynas, Flyadeal, and Saudi Arabian Airlines. Istanbul and Riyadh have 351 direct flights per week.

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Flyadeal on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Pegasus on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Saudi Arabian Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Turkish Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

flynas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Riyadh

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
flynasKNEXYYesNo
FlyadealFADF3Yes0
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Saudi Arabian AirlinesSVASVYesNo

Saudi Arabia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Saudi Arabia – 02/2023
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Türkiye can enter Saudi Arabia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for Saudi Arabia
  • Mandatory health insurance

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Saudi Arabia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Riyadh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Riyadh takes around 4.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Riyadh?
The flight distance between Istanbul and Riyadh is 2459 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Riyadh?
Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Riyadh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Pegasus, flynas, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Flyadeal, Turkish Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Kayseri, Antalya, Dublin, Northern Cyprus, Edinburgh, İzmir, Bodrum, Dalaman, Ankara, Nevşehir, Bristol, Glasgow, Athens, Dubai, Gaziantep, Newcastle upon Tyne, Baku.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riyadh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riyadh and Manila, Jeddah, Kuala Lumpur, London, Dammam, Dubai, New Delhi, Cairo, Medina, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Dublin, Melbourne, Lucknow, Abha, Athens, Tabuk, Amman, Doha, Dhaka.
Which airports are there in Istanbul?
Istanbul is mainly served by Sabiha Gökçen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Atatürk.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir, Anadolu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Istanbul and Riyadh?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Istanbul and Riyadh thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Istanbul and Riyadh can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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