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.
ZA1 - RUH
R538 - R2 616
14 - 36 °C
0 - 30 mm
High demand for flights, 66% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
From Johannesburg to Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
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 R13 010 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R7 442. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 41% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
Users have found that booking a flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh at least 45 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 45 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Johannesburg to Riyadh for as little as R11 483 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R11 483 for flights departing within the next 3 days.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh (ZA1 - RUH)?
It’s optimal to fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 35% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.
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What airport do you fly into for flights to Riyadh from Johannesburg?
Located just 30,1 km from the city centre, Riyadh King Khaled Intl is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Riyadh from Johannesburg. Booking flights from Johannesburg to King Khaled Intl (RUH) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Johannesburg from 5 different airlines.
How popular is this Johannesburg to Riyadh flight route?
This flight path from Johannesburg to Riyadh King Khaled Intl was viewed by 364 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Riyadh?
When booking a flight from Johannesburg to Riyadh, you may want to consider flying on Emirates, Ethiopian Air or Etihad Airways as they are the most popular for this route.
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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Riyadh from Johannesburg?
Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Most visitors from Johannesburg need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Riyadh King Khaled Intl.
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Riyadh King Khaled Intl.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Riyadh King Khaled Intl.
Documents Arrival Registration - Non-Saudi nationals holding Tourist Visas are allowed to enter the Kingdom during COVID-19 pandemic if they completed the required doses of one of the COVID-19 vaccines approved by Saudi Ministry of Health and have successfully registered on the "Arrival Registration" Platform.
Tawakkalna app - Download and register the Tawakkalna application before arriving at the point of departure. To use Tawakkalna in Saudi you will need phone and data services on your cellphone.
Do I need a test to fly back to Johannesburg from Riyadh?
Returning to Johannesburg from Riyadh King Khaled Intl
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Riyadh King Khaled Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Riyadh King Khaled Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.
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