Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Riyadh (RUH)

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The best prices from Washington to Riyadh are usually found in November or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to RUH flight in 2021: compare Washington to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
WAS - RUH
Price
$802 - $1,559
RUH
Temperature
68 - 111.2 °F
RUH
Rainfall
0 - 0.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

$1,075

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$802

From Washington 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 round-trip from Washington to Riyadh?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Washington 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Riyadh (WAS - RUH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Washington to Riyadh is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 39% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Washington to Riyadh in May, June 2021

The best prices found for WAS to RUH flights for May, June
30 Jun - 2 Sep
$896pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
28 Jun - 11 Jul
$897pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Jun - 2 Sep
$900pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington to Riyadh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from Washington found for this year
15 Sep - 30 Sep
$773pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$881pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
30 Jun - 2 Sep
$896pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Riyadh from Washington

Save time with Washington to Riyadh direct flight deals
15 Sep - 30 Sep
$1,121pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
26 Jun - 10 Jul
$1,174pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
7 Jul - 14 Aug
$1,654pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
SAUDIA
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Riyadh from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Riyadh
7:00 am - 9:10 pm
Ethiopian Air
1 Stop
31h 10m
IAD - RUH
Ethiopian Air
$805
SmartFares
1:40 pm - 3:40 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
43h 00m
IAD - RUH
SWISS
$828
swiss
1:00 pm - 10:40 pm
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
26h 40m
BWI - RUH
Qatar Airways
$1,109
BudgetAir

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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Riyadh

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to Riyadh due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington and Riyadh for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Washington to Riyadh King Khaled Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Washington to Riyadh King Khaled Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Washington to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Turkish Airlines, SAUDIA, and Lufthansa flying from Washington to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Riyadh from Washington?

Riyadh King Khaled Intl (RUH) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Washington to Riyadh. You should not have trouble finding flights to King Khaled Intl from Washington; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Washington per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 7 airlines have flights to the Riyadh airport from Washington. It is only a 18.7 mi journey from King Khaled Intl (RUH) to Riyadh’s city center.

Can I find flights from Washington to Riyadh for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Riyadh for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $773, but on average you can expect to pay $910.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to Riyadh for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Washington to Riyadh under $1,200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to Riyadh is less than $3,825.

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

Temperatures around the 111 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Riyadh is hotter than in Washington. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Washington to Riyadh?

Departing from Washington to Riyadh will take you 18h 05m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington to Riyadh round-trip?

Turkish Airlines, at $773, was found to be the cheapest airline from Washington to Riyadh.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Air Canada and Lufthansa. Turkish Airlines is 27% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington to Riyadh one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Lufthansa, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $631. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qatar Airways and Ethiopian Air, as they are both options that can get you from Washington to Riyadh for a low price.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 3.75﷼
Average temperature for May in Riyadh
102.2 °F

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 5 airlines flying from Washington to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington 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
Turkish Airlines
$646 $899 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$794 $1,167 No cancel fee 76%
Etihad Airways
$1,219 $1,361 No cancel fee 75%
SAUDIA
$773 $1,367 No cancel fee 86%
Emirates
$1,324 $1,960 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Washington to Riyadh

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington towards Riyadh.
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to RUH departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Washington to Riyadh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington to Riyadh.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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