There are 4 ways to get from Riyadh to Jeddah by taxi, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Riyadh to Riyadh
  2. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Jeddah (JED) RUH - JED

$114 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus via Al Taif  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh to Al Taif
  2. Take the bus from Taif to Jeddah

$45 - $70

2 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Mecca
  2. Take the bus from Mecca to Jeddah

$60 - $80

Drive  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Jeddah 596.9 miles

What companies run services between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia?

You can take a bus from Riyadh to Jeddah via Riyadh Central Bus, Mecca, and Jeddah in around 13 h 37 min.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
flyadeal
Website
flyadeal.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Nesma Airlines
Website
nesmaairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
SaudiGulf
Website
saudigulfairlines.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Riyadh to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh Central Bus to Mecca
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Mecca to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Riyadh to Al Taif
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Taif to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
saptco.com.sa
Other operators
Taxi from Riyadh to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Blue Connect Taxi
Phone
+966 920004948

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Riyadh to Jeddah?

The distance between Riyadh and Jeddah is 845 km. The road distance is 955 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah?

The cheapest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah is to bus which costs 160﷼ - 270﷼ and takes 14 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah?

The quickest way to get from Riyadh to Jeddah is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 420﷼ - 800﷼.

How long does it take to get from Riyadh to Jeddah?

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Riyadh to Jeddah, including transfers.