Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh

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The best prices from Johannesburg to Riyadh are usually found in April or September, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Johannesburg (JNB) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to RUH flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
JNB - RUH
Price
R7 592 - R36 917
RUH
Temperature
20 - 44 °C
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Rainfall
0 - 17 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 66% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Average price

R11 501

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

R7 592

From Johannesburg to Riyadh

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Riyadh?

Monday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Riyadh.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 14% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R11 148 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R11 148.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Riyadh from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R12 630 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R7 225. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh (JNB - RUH)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 35% on flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Riyadh

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have been viewed 364 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Riyadh?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Johannesburg is roughly greater than that of Riyadh. You can assume this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

Expect the weather to be around 44 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Riyadh is generally hotter than in Johannesburg.

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Riyadh

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Riyadh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = 0,27﷼
Average temperature for May in Riyadh
39.0 °C

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 4 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Riyadh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Egypt Air
R434 R533 No cancel fee N/A
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SAUDIA
R461 R575 No cancel fee 86%
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Ethiopian Air
R612 R732 No cancel fee 72%
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Emirates
R740 R980 No cancel fee 75%
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