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Riyadh RUHDubai DXB

Flyadeal

£174
Riyadh RUHDubai DXB

Flyadeal

£174

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Book your trip to arrive at Dubai International, Sharjah International, Al Maktoum International, or Dubai Bus Station. The distance between Riyadh and Dubai is 873 km. The most popular airlines for this route are flynas, Etihad Airways, Air Arabia, Saudi Arabian Airlines, and Flyadeal. Riyadh and Dubai have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Dubai, consider visiting Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and Abu Dhabi (island).

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

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Fly Dubai on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Air Arabia on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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United Arab Emirates COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United Arab Emirates – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Saudi Arabia can enter Dubai, DXB, but there are restrictions.

Departure

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

Return

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

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 United Arab Emirates in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riyadh to Dubai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riyadh and Dubai takes around 1.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riyadh and Dubai?
The flight distance between Riyadh and Dubai is 873 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riyadh and Dubai?
Several carriers operate flights between Riyadh and Dubai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Emirates, Fly Dubai, Saudi Arabian Airlines, flynas, Air Arabia, Flyadeal.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riyadh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riyadh and Jeddah, Manila, Dammam, Lucknow, London, Cairo, Istanbul, Medina, Thessaloniki, Abha, Dhaka, Melbourne, New Delhi, Amman, Athens, Kuala Lumpur, Al-`Ula, Dublin, Muscat, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dubai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dubai and London, Mumbai, Manchester, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, New Delhi, Singapore, Doha, Dublin, Bengaluru, Kochi, Angeles, Chennai, Reykjavik, Birmingham, Kozhikode, Muscat, Istanbul, Cairo, Pune.
Which airports are there in Riyadh?
Riyadh is mainly served by King Khalid International. But there are other airports nearby, including Riyadh Air Base.
What airports are near Dubai?
The main airport in Dubai is Dubai International. It is also served by Abu Dhabi International, Ras Al Khaimah International, Khasab, Al Ain International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Riyadh and Dubai?
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