Flights to Saudi Arabia

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Summary info about Saudi Arabia flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R6 070

Best Round-Trip Price

R10 200

Fastest flight time

6h 55m

Operated By

5 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Saudi Arabia from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R6 070 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Saudi Arabia from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R10 200 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl).
The fastest flight to Saudi Arabia from South Africa takes 6h 55m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl).
There are 5 airlines operating flights to Saudi Arabia, including Egypt Air, Ethiopian Air and SAUDIA.

Saudi Arabia flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest flight to Saudi Arabia?

If you are looking to fly to Saudi Arabia for less, look to airlines like Etihad Airways, flyadeal, and SAUDIA, with prices starting at R1 321, R1 426, and R1 815 respectively.
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What are the most popular cities to visit in Saudi Arabia?

Saudi Arabia is full of interesting cities to visit if you’re interested in touring the country. The majority of our users (69%) visit Jeddah more than other cities in the country, but other popular cities in Saudi Arabia include Medina and Riyadh.

How long is the flight from South Africa to Saudi Arabia?

The average flight duration from South Africa to Saudi Arabia depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl is 6h 55m on average, while flying from Cape Town Intl to Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl is 11h 05m on average. Jeddah King Abdulaziz Intl is the most popular airport in Saudi Arabia.

Which airlines fly to Saudi Arabia?

Ethiopian Air, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the top three most popular airlines that fly to Saudi Arabia according to our data. Ethiopian Air is the first choice among our users, with 40% of people opting to fly with this airline when travelling to Saudi Arabia. Keep in mind that there are 8 different airlines that fly to Saudi Arabia on a routine basis, so you have a few additional options to choose from.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Saudi Arabia? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country


Qishla of Jeddah

Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium

Bayt Nasseef

Makkah Gate

Masjid Al Rahma



Prophet's Mosque

Quba Mosque

Jannat al-Baqi‘



Al Faisaliyah Center

Kingdom Center

Masmak fort

Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

King Abdulaziz Historical Center



King Abdulaziz Garden

Al Tawba Mosque



King Fahd Park

Dammam Public Library and National Museum



Al Fairouz Park

Fish Market



Prince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz Stadium



King Fahd Garden

Cheapest flights to cities in Saudi Arabia

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Useful information for your flight to Saudi Arabia

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What popular landmarks are in Saudi Arabia?

What is the most popular airport in Saudi Arabia to fly to?

How much are flights to Saudi Arabia?

The cost to fly to Saudi Arabia varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as R4 866 or as high as R50 940. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Saudi Arabia for R16 965 or less is a good deal, whereas R18 550 is the average cost.

What is the best day of the week to fly to Saudi Arabia?

If your travel plans are flexible and you’re looking to save money on flights to Saudi Arabia, then be sure to book your departure on a Sunday. Flying out on a Sunday, as well as a Thursday, is your best option. Departing on a Saturday tends to be the most expensive day of the week to fly to Saudi Arabia.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Saudi Arabia?

Prices for flights to Saudi Arabia refresh daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Saudi Arabia?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and stopovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Saudi Arabia.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Saudi Arabia?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Saudi Arabia can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s licence, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Saudi Arabia. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.

Recent flights found to popular cities in Saudi Arabia

Find flights to these popular cities in Saudi Arabia from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to Saudi Arabia

These routes have the cheapest flights to Saudi Arabia found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgJeddah6h 55mR10 200
Cape TownJeddah11h 05mR14 348
Sun City ResortJeddah26h 45mR15 794
Cape TownRiyadh19h 10mR17 145
PietermaritzburgJeddah39h 45mR18 039
DurbanMedina29h 25mR18 686
Sun City ResortMedina26h 50mR18 915
PietermaritzburgMedina24h 10mR21 141

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  • How do I get Price Alerts for flights to Saudi Arabia?

    Price Alerts will notify you by email when the price for flights to Saudi Arabia decreases. To activate this, select your desired travel dates and search for offers. While browsing through offers you’ll see the Price Alert widget toggle, click it to turn on notifications.

  • How can I save money on flights to Saudi Arabia with momondo?

    With “Price Forecast”, learn how soon you should book your flight in advance. Down to the day of week and time of day, our information can inform you on the ideal time to book to save on your travel. Our “Price Calendar” shows you at a quick glance when to book your travel for lower rates. By setting “Price Alerts” you can monitor changes in price and target the ideal time to book. Search for your trip destination by budget amount via our “Explore” feature. Whether you’re looking for ideas for your next travel adventure or cost-cutting tips, our “Discover” content is a great place to start.

  • How does momondo find its flight prices?

    We compare prices from 700+ competitors to help you find the price that works best for you. momondo operates in over 30 international markets, bringing you access to a wide range of fares and deals. Search for your travel using momondo for a diverse range of options from airlines and OTAs.

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Saudi Arabia?

It is quick and easy to find flights to Saudi Arabia on momondo. We search and return numerous flight options from various airlines and agents. You can then use our filters to narrow your search until you have found the most convenient flight to Saudi Arabia that suits you.

Can I find flights to Saudi Arabia with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. All flights to Saudi Arabia on momondo can be compared and filtered by various policies on offer, including flexible booking.

How can momondo help me find flights to Saudi Arabia?

momondo helps you find the best flight to Saudi Arabia by providing filters to narrow your choice of flights to those matching your criteria. You can select fights based on numerous factors such as price, departure and landing times, airport and airline.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Saudi Arabia right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Of course. momondo tracks the price of Saudi Arabia flights. All you need is a valid email address and we will do the rest; it is that quick and easy.

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