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Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Esenler Otogarı, or Istanbul - Alibeyköy. The distance between Riyadh and Istanbul is 2459 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Egyptair, Turkish Airlines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Flyadeal, and Royal Jordanian. Riyadh and Istanbul have 346 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), Topkapi Palace, and Blue Mosque, Istanbul.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
EgyptairMSRMSYes
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes
Saudi Arabian AirlinesSVASVYes
FlyadealFADF3Yes
Royal JordanianRJARJYes

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riyadh to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riyadh and Istanbul takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riyadh and Istanbul?
The flight distance between Riyadh and Istanbul is 2459 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riyadh and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between Riyadh and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riyadh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riyadh and Jeddah, Manila, Dammam, Dubai, Lucknow, London, Cairo, 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 Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Toronto, Birmingham, Dublin, Montreal, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne, Antalya, Athens, Reykjavik, Northern Cyprus, Amman, Calgary, Dalaman, Tallinn, Dubai.
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 Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Yenişehir, Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Riyadh and Istanbul?
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