Finding flights to Saudi Arabia from the UK is relatively simple and there are several available each week. Choose to fly from London to Riyadh and you can take your pick of up to 15 weekly flights. The distance between London and Riyadh in Saudi Arabia is 3,056 miles and direct flights take around 6 hours and 10 minutes. You can expect your flight to take longer if you choose a carrier with stopovers in other cities such as Paris or Rome, it may also be a better option when looking for cheap flights to Saudi Arabia. Some of the airlines who offer flights between the UK and Saudi Arabia include British Airways, Saudi, Emirates, Lufthansa and Air France. You may choose another destination such as Gassim, Jeddah or Madinah and your travel time will alter accordingly. Several airlines fly to Saudi from Manchester and Glasgow but there are no direct routes and average journey times can vary. For example EgyptAir from Manchester with one stop en route in Cairo takes 19 hours and 30 minutes, while a combination of Virgin and Saudi with one stop at Heathrow takes 15 hours and 50 minutes approximately.
Easyvoyage can help you to find cheap flights to Saudi Arabia so you can plan your holiday hassle free. Nestled in the heart of the Middle East, Saudi Arabia is just 6.5 hours away from London by plane. It is mainly made up of large deserts broken up by grand cities such as Riyad and Djeddah where the temperature can reach up to 50°C in the summer! Therefore, without a doubt it is better to fly between November and February when the weather in Saudi Arabia is a lot more pleasant. This is also the best time for cheap flights; however it is necessary to reserve your airline tickets several weeks in advance to make the most of discount flight deals. If you leave it too late flight tickets which were originally under £500 can increase in price to over £1000. Fly to Saudi Arabia today and discover a wealth of historical and cultural riches such as the Tomb of Eve Graveyard as well as other magnificent places of worship. The cost of living is decent and it is possible to rent a car on the spot which helps to save money on transport. A full tank of petrol costs only a few pence. Nevertheless, it is worth noting that women are not allowed to drive and Saudi Arabia inhabitants are very strict in their traditions so be sure to read up on the local customs and respect them while you're out there. It is the same for clothes; short or provocative clothing is to be avoided for both men and women, and you should favour lighter materials and clear colours to bear with the heat. Are you thinking of flying during the winter? If so then it is definitely worth packing a light jacket as it can get a little cooler in the nighttime. So if Riyadh, Jeddah or Medina are your next chosen holiday destinations find your cheap airline tickets with Easyvoyage today!
February: Janadriyah National Festival is two weeks of camel racing, traditional dancing and poetry reading. Traditional arts and crafts are also available. It is held 45km north-east of Riyadh each February. July: Eastern Province Summer Festival This exciting event in Al Khobar is held to promote tourism and trade in Saudi Arabia. A massive showcase of products, nightly fireworks and music and dance brings people in from neighbouring Riyadh and other areas.July/August: Jeddah Summer Festival starting with fireworks on the Corniche, this annual Jeddah festival has circuses, music and dance events and plenty of attractions for children.August: International Date Festival The town of Buraidah is 300 kilometres north of Riyadh and it is transformed into a huge date market each August. Buy fresh and dried dates and try all kinds of date produce at this family friendly event.October: Eid Al-Adha The festival symbolises the end of Ramadan and is celebrated all over the country. The beginning of Ramadan is also marked by Eid Al-Fitr festivals in July.
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