Riyadh to Istanbul Flights

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Selected fares from Riyadh to Istanbul

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
RUH IST Mon, 12 May - Sun, 25 May £190
RUH IST Sat, 26 Apr - Tue, 6 May £194
RUH IST Fri, 30 May - Mon, 9 Jun £241
RUH IST Sat, 26 Apr - Tue, 6 May £272
RUH IST Sun, 25 May - Tue, 3 Jun £283
RUH IST Sun, 25 May - Tue, 3 Jun £307
RUH IST Mon, 12 May - Sun, 25 May £340
RUH IST Sat, 26 Apr - Tue, 6 May £425
RUH IST Fri, 30 May - Mon, 9 Jun £720
RUH IST Sun, 27 Apr - Sun, 4 May £722

King Khalid International Airport

Individuals planning a trip from Riyadh can use ebookers to locate the best deals for flight tickets from the King Khalid International Airport. The airport is located approximately twenty-two miles north of Riyadh, and was an alternative landing site for NASA's Space Shuttle. Various airlines provide services to the airport including Air France, Cathay Pacific, Gulf Air, Jet Airways, and Sudan Airways.

Parking at the Airport

The King Khalid International Airport has two car garages, which are located in front of the main airport terminal. Both long-term and short-term parking is available, and the terminals are connected to the garages by a walkway. Escalators and elevators are also available between the different levels of the garages.

Transportation to the Airport

There are three options for transportation to the King Khalid airport. Taxis offer rides at metered rates from anywhere in the city, and car rentals are available at a variety of rental agencies in Riyadh. Many hotels offer free shuttle services to and from the airport for their guests. You should check with your hotel ahead of time. If you do rent a car, you should be reminded that women are not allowed to drive on public roads in Saudi Arabia.

Dining Options at King Khalid

Travellers arriving to the airport early can grab a sandwich at one of the airport's restaurants. You will also find several snack bars and cafes. If you prefer to eat before you get to the airport, there are many restaurants in Riyadh to choose from. The Four Seasons Hotel has a sit down breakfast menu including coffee and pancakes. The Globe offers a 360-degree view of the area, and provides a selection of fresh fruit, breakfast sandwiches, and omelets. Travellers planning a trip from Riyadh can use ebookers to help locate the best deals for travel packages and hotel rooms.

Experience Istanbul

One of the most unique and fascinating cities in the world, Istanbul spans two separate continents. Its main airport, Istanbul Ataturk International Airport, lies on the European side of the city and handles flights from more than 70 different airlines, including Air France, British Airways, Turkish Airways and United Airlines. Across the Bosporus on the Asian side is Istanbul's other airport, Sabiha Gokcen International Airport. Sabiha Gokcen International is decidedly quieter than Istanbul Ataturk International, serving only around 30 airlines, including EasyJet and Turkish Airlines. Finding flights to Istanbul is easy when you use ebookers.com. We have a live airfare ticker constantly updating pricing and scheduling so that you get the right flight for the right time at the right price. We also offer bundling deals on flights, hotels and even rental cars, allowing you to save even more while getting more.

Transportation from the airports of Istanbul includes rail, road and even sea. Visitors arriving from flights Istanbul may choose to take either the metro train or a sea bus to get to the city. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport has an airport shuttle that regularly goes into the city to various noteworthy points. The sea bus and public bus are both available at Sabiha Gokcen. Both of Istanbul's airports are reachable by taxi.

From the beauty of Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar to the grandeur of the church-turned-mosque Hagia Sophia, there is much to see in Istanbul. At ebookers.com we can help you book cheap flights from Riyadh to Istanbul at any time of the year.

Cheap flights from Riyadh to Istanbul

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 2 May Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £190
Return Mon, 5 May Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 19 May Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £190
Return Sat, 7 Jun Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia

Best one-week trip in May from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 7 May Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £190
Return Wed, 14 May Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia
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June

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 27 Jun Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £211
Return Wed, 6 Aug Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia

Best one-week trip in June from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sun, 1 Jun Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Gulf Air £241
Return Sun, 8 Jun Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Gulf Air
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 31 Jul Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Egyptair £351
Return Mon, 4 Aug Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Egyptair

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 10 Jul Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £211
Return Thu, 17 Jul Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia

Best one-week trip in July from Riyadh to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 10 Jul Riyadh (RUH) Istanbul (IST) Saudia £211
Return Thu, 17 Jul Istanbul (IST) Riyadh (RUH) Saudia
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Riyadh and Istanbul airports and terminals

Airports in Riyadh, SA
map of airports in Riyadh
  • 1

    King Khaled Intl (RUH)

    Distance from City Center: 21.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from RUH to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Turkish Airlines
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Airports in Istanbul , TR
map of airports in Istanbul
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    Ataturk airport (IST)

    Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from RUH to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Turkish Airlines
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    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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Interesting facts about flights from Riyadh to Istanbul

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Riyadh to Istanbul today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 10m.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 145 (01:45 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's earliest available flight from Riyadh to Istanbul.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 141 (20:00 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today's latest available flight from Riyadh to Istanbul.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Riyadh to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 145, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 4h 5m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Riyadh to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 141, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 4h 15m.
    • Flights from King Khaled Intl (RUH) to Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Riyadh and Istanbul

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-900 Passenger Turkish Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger Turkish Airlines
Boeing 777-300ER Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A330-200 Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A340-300 Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A330 Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A320 Turkish Airlines
Airbus Industrie A321 Turkish Airlines

Flight schedule for flights from Riyadh to Istanbul on Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Gulf Air/Gulf Air GF168/GF45 RUH 18:00 IST 01:05 320/320 7hr 5min
Saudia/Gulf Air SV520/GF45 RUH 15:50 IST 01:05 320/320 9hr 15min
Turkish Airlines TK141 RUH 02:00 IST 05:50 321 3hr 50min
Saudia/Turkish Airlines SV1162/TK151 RUH 22:30 IST 05:55 320/320 7hr 25min
Middle East Airlines/Turkish Airlines ME423/TK829 RUH 21:10 IST 06:05 320/321 8hr 55min
Egyptair/Egyptair MS654/MS9297 RUH 23:30 IST 06:10 320/73W 6hr 40min
Egyptair/Turkish Airlines MS654/TK697 RUH 23:30 IST 06:10 320/73W 6hr 40min
Egyptair/Egyptair MS648/MS9291 RUH 22:10 IST 06:15 333/321 8hr 5min
Egyptair/Turkish Airlines MS648/TK693 RUH 22:10 IST 06:15 333/321 8hr 5min
Turkish Airlines TK145 RUH 06:55 IST 10:50 321 3hr 55min
Egyptair/Egyptair MS650/MS9293 RUH 04:10 IST 12:05 333/738 7hr 55min
Egyptair/Turkish Airlines MS650/TK691 RUH 04:10 IST 12:05 333/738 7hr 55min
Egyptair/Egyptair MS650/MS737 RUH 04:10 IST 13:00 333/738 8hr 50min