Find flights
When to book
Airlines
FAQs

Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh from $607

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — RUH
21 Jul — 28 Jul1
1 adult
Sun 21/7
Sun 28/7

The best prices from Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl are usually found in May or July, booked 90 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Riyadh

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (MEL) to Riyadh (RUH). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 16 July 2024.

Round-trip from

$1,036

One-way from

$607

Popular in

January

Cheapest in

May
Air China
  • Air China
  • 1/9-21/9
  • 2 total stops
  • 64h 35m total
  • Melbourne to Riyadh
5/8
  • 5/8
  • 2 total stops
  • 39h 35m total
  • Melbourne to Riyadh
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 27% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh at least 39 days early can save you up to 54% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 39 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh for as little as $1,380 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 $2,418 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Riyadh from Melbourne Airport. Prices for May average $2,084 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $898. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a May flight can save you 35% on your journey compared to booking in January

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MEL to RUH?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 38% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from Melbourne to Riyadh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by SriLankan Airlines for the route between Melbourne and Riyadh. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.
Find some of the cheapest SriLankan Airlines flights travelling from Melbourne to Riyadh. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Mon 25/1117:25MEL - RUH
1 stop36h 05mSriLankan Airlines
Tue 10/1222:35RUH - MEL
1 stop33h 20mSriLankan Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,683
Mon 25/1117:25MEL - RUH
1 stop36h 05mSriLankan Airlines
Tue 10/1222:35RUH - MEL
1 stop33h 20mSriLankan Airlines
Deal found 15/7$1,686

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from Melbourne to Riyadh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Cathay Pacific for the route between Melbourne and Riyadh. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Cathay Pacific flights we've found from Melbourne to Riyadh. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Sun 24/1101:00MEL - RUH
1 stop27h 15mCathay Pacific
Tue 10/1222:45RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 16/7$2,369
Sun 24/1101:00MEL - RUH
1 stop27h 15mCathay Pacific
Tue 10/1222:45RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 15/7$2,375

Cheap Melbourne to Riyadh flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Riyadh specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Prices were last updated on 16 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to Riyadh in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
3 stops35h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,599
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,603
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 20/901:25RUH - MEL
3 stops43h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,606
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 20/901:25RUH - MEL
2 stops25h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,772
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/916:30RUH - MEL
1 stop17h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$3,072
Sat 31/802:25MEL - RUH
2 stops22h 35mEmirates
Fri 20/903:55RUH - MEL
2 stops21h 55mEmirates
Deal found 16/7$3,976
Sat 31/802:25MEL - RUH
2 stops31h 25mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/914:40RUH - MEL
1 stop19h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$4,110
Tue 30/706:30MEL - RUH
1 stop41h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/819:40RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$4,430
Tue 30/706:30MEL - RUH
1 stop41h 50mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/800:35RUH - MEL
2 stops22h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$5,027

Melbourne to Riyadh 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Riyadh in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to Riyadh in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sun 1/920:00MEL - RUH
1 stop32h 10mAir China
Sat 21/923:10RUH - MEL
1 stop32h 25mAir China
Deal found 16/7$1,036
Sun 1/920:20MEL - RUH
2 stops31h 50mMultiple Airlines
Fri 20/901:25RUH - MEL
3 stops43h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,181
Sun 1/920:20MEL - RUH
2 stops31h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,184
Sun 1/919:45MEL - RUH
3 stops33h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
3 stops35h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,222
Sun 1/920:00MEL - RUH
1 stop32h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 20/901:25RUH - MEL
3 stops43h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,287
Sun 1/920:00MEL - RUH
1 stop32h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,291
Sun 1/911:00MEL - RUH
1 stop37h 50mMultiple Airlines
Fri 20/901:25RUH - MEL
2 stops25h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,529
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
3 stops35h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,599
Sat 31/800:30MEL - RUH
3 stops28h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/909:40RUH - MEL
2 stops29h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7$1,603

One-way flights to Riyadh from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Riyadh. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Melbourne to Riyadh can choose from these deals. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Melbourne to Riyadh instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Mon 5/811:35MEL - RUH
2 stops39h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$607
Fri 2/810:20MEL - RUH
2 stops40h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 15/7$635
Sun 4/812:05MEL - RUH
2 stops41h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$641
Tue 6/821:00MEL - RUH
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$671
Sun 4/820:00MEL - RUH
1 stop32h 10mAir China
Deal found 15/7$674
Sat 3/811:35MEL - RUH
2 stops48h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$683
Wed 7/820:00MEL - RUH
1 stop32h 10mAir China
Deal found 15/7$698
Sun 4/812:05MEL - RUH
3 stops32h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$729
Tue 6/812:05MEL - RUH
3 stops26h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/7$741

Find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$1,036 - $3,061

Route

Depart

Return

Price

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Sun 1/9

1 stop32h 10m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Sat 21/9

1 stop32h 25m

$1,036

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Sun 1/9

2 stops31h 50m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Fri 20/9

3 stops43h 50m

$1,181

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Sun 1/9

2 stops31h 50m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Sat 21/9

2 stops29h 55m

$1,184

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Sun 1/9

3 stops33h 45m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Sat 21/9

3 stops35h 35m

$1,222

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Mon 25/11

1 stop36h 05m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Tue 10/12

1 stop33h 20m

$1,683

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Sun 24/11

1 stop27h 15m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Tue 10/12

2 stops29h 45m

$2,369

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Mon 25/11

1 stop37h 30m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Mon 9/12

1 stop30h 35m

$2,725

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Mon 25/11

1 stop29h 50m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Mon 9/12

2 stops32h 40m

$3,056

MelbourneRiyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL - RUH

MELRUH

Melbourne

Mon 25/11

2 stops23h 05m

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

Tue 10/12

1 stop16h 20m

$3,061

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 16/7

How far ahead should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Melbourne to Riyadh. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
The best time to book flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh is 90 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
Search Deals

What is the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Melbourne to Riyadh. Price data was last updated on 7 July 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne Airport to Riyadh flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
Search Deals

Best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Riyadh

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Riyadh from Melbourne with our price prediction graph.
Estimated return price
Rates are based on past data. Find the cheapest month and day to book your flight based on your travel requirements, then search for cheap deals.

Temperature and rainfall in Riyadh by month

Plan your trip to Riyadh by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

RUH

Temperature

14 - 36 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Riyadh, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 36.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 14.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Riyadh

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Riyadh. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Riyadh. Reviews last updated 16 July 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with SriLankan Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Etihad Airways from Melbourne to Riyadh to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

8.0
Very Good
191 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

7.8
Good
956 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

7.6
Good
4,180 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

7.4
Good
124 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,771 reviews

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The food was simply not in the standard of emirates you could not even eat the dinner at all had to. E satisfied with some cold cut sandwiches

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Riyadh. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Riyadh from Melbourne?

    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 Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to King Khaled Intl (RUH) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 7 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air China for just $1,036, but on average you can expect to pay $1,667.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh round-trip?

    Air China, at $1,036, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include SriLankan Airlines and Cathay Pacific. Air China is priced at 50% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $635 on China Southern. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air China from $674 and China Eastern from $788 one-way.

  • What does MEL to RUH mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Melbourne Airport to Riyadh King Khaled Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a MEL to RUH flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Riyadh flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Riyadh with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Riyadh flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Riyadh flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Riyadh?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Riyadh.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Riyadh?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Riyadh by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Riyadh offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Riyadh?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Riyadh flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne Airport to Riyadh flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne Airport to Riyadh flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 16/7.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Riyadh?

See more FAQs

Browse thousands of different options on Cheapflights for your next trip

Toggle through the tabs below to find thousands of options on Cheapflights for your next trip.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Riyadh
See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 7 airlines flying from Melbourne to Riyadh

Discover the top 7 airlines that operate flights from Melbourne to Riyadh. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 630,175 searches. Data last updated 16 July 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
SriLankan AirlinesCheapest$997Average$1,538FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
Search SriLankan Airlines flights
Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,272Average$2,520FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
Search Etihad Airways flights
Air IndiaCheapest$1,379Average$1,566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
Search Air India flights
Philippine AirlinesCheapest$1,414Average$1,548FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
Search Philippine Airlines flights
Oman AirCheapest$1,513Average$2,192FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
Search Oman Air flights
Qatar AirwaysCheapest$2,115Average$2,809FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
Search Qatar Airways flights
EmiratesCheapest$2,477Average$2,894FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
Search Emirates flights

Search flights from Melbourne to Riyadh by cabin class

Find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh, based on your preferred cabin class, be it economy, premium economy, business, or first class.

Fly with Cheapflights

Find the best flight deals on Cheapflights, where travellers can enjoy low prices and a wide availability of flights to their desired destinations.

How does Cheapflights help users find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh?

When you search for this flight from Melbourne to Riyadh, Cheapflights searches on 900+ travel sites to save you time finding great flight deals online. Additionally, we offer filter features so you can choose a preferred cabin class or airline, see different price ranges, and much more so you can book the flight for you.

Why should you use Cheapflights to find cheap flight tickets from Melbourne to Riyadh?

Cheapflights taps into our reliable network of hundreds of airlines and travel agencies to find the best deals for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for you. Better yet — we are completely free to use.

Can Cheapflights find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh with no change fees?

Cheapflights does show flights with no change fees to all users. To see these options for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh, users can toggle the no change fees filter when performing a flight search.

Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh become cheaper?

Of course! You can now track prices for flights from Melbourne to Riyadh and get an alert from Cheapflights when they change. Have a valid email address ready and click the bell icon next to the flight deals above to set up your price alerts.

100% Free
Cheapflights is completely free to use, so you can start saving the moment you arrive.
Book with Flexibility
Our users can plan ahead with confidence and find flights with no change fees
Travel Smart
Millions of people come to us for their flight needs every year. We help make travel planning easy by providing useful insights and data-driven graphs that can inform your decisions.