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£167
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Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City. The distance between Riyadh and London is 4946 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Wizz Air, Pegasus, flynas, easyJet, and Flyadeal. Riyadh and London have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Isle of Wight, St. Paul's Cathedral, Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, British Museum, Stonehenge, Natural History Museum, Tate Modern, Tower of London, Portsea Island, Canterbury Cathedral, St Fagans: National History Museum, Avebury, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, and Roman Baths, Bath.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
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PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
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flynasKNEXYYesNo
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United Kingdom – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Saudi Arabia can enter London, LHR, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
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 Kingdom in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Riyadh to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Riyadh and London takes around 7.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Riyadh and London?
The flight distance between Riyadh and London is 4946 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Riyadh and London?
Several carriers operate flights between Riyadh and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Saudi Arabian Airlines, British Airways.
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, 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 London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Edinburgh, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante.
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 London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Exeter, Norwich, Humberside, Coventry.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Riyadh and London?
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