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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh is 806 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Arabia, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, Etihad Airways, flynas, and Saudi Arabian Airlines. Abu Dhabi and Riyadh have 190 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air ArabiaABYG9NoNo
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi 5WNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Etihad AirwaysETDEYYesNo
flynasKNEXYYesNo
Saudi Arabian AirlinesSVASVYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh takes around 1.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh?
The flight distance between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh is 806 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh?
Several carriers operate flights between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Etihad Airways, Saudi Arabian Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Abu Dhabi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Abu Dhabi and Doha, Manila, Cairo, Muscat, Kochi, New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangkok, Thiruvananthapuram, Lahore, Dhaka, New York, Istanbul, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Amman, Hyderabad, Kathmandu, Bengaluru, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Riyadh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Riyadh and Jeddah, Dammam, Medina, Dubai, Cairo, Abha, Lucknow, Kuwait City, Manila, Tabuk, Istanbul, Dhaka, Jizan, Beirut, Muscat, Amman, Ta if, London, Denpasar, Washington, D.C..
Which airports are there in Abu Dhabi?
Abu Dhabi is mainly served by Abu Dhabi International. But there are other airports nearby, including Abu Dhabi Yas Island SPB.
What airports are near Abu Dhabi?
The main airport in Abu Dhabi is Abu Dhabi International. It is also served by Dubai International, Sharjah International, Al Maktoum International, Ras Al Khaimah International, Al Ain International, Sohar, Dubai Bus Station.
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