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Melbourne (MEL) to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to RUH flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.
MEL - RUH
Price
$1,008 - $3,430
RUH
Temperature
20 - 44 °C
RUH
Rainfall
0 - 17 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 49% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Average price

$1,218

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,008

From Melbourne 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 return from Melbourne to Riyadh?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 28% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne to Riyadh at least 27 days early can save you up to 9% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for as little as $1,893 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 $1,942 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Riyadh from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $1,558 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $897. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Riyadh (MEL - RUH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Riyadh is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 24% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Riyadh in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MEL to RUH flights in May, June
2 Jun - 16 Jun
$9,489pp
MEL
Melbourne
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
2 Jun - 15 Jun
$9,584pp
MEL
Melbourne
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
2 Jun - 16 Jun
$12,445pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Riyadh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from Melbourne found for this year
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$1,546pp
MEL
Melbourne
Oman Air
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Oman Air
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,932pp
MEL
Melbourne
Oman Air
   
2 STOPS
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Oman Air
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$2,648pp
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
 
1 STOP
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
RUH
Riyadh King Khaled Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Riyadh from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Riyadh
17:15 - 03:50
Emirates
1 stop
17h 35m
MEL - RUH
Emirates
$9,482
Bravofly
12:20 - 03:50
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
22h 30m
MEL - RUH
Multiple Airlines
$9,532
Bravofly
19:35 - 14:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
50h 00m
MEL - RUH
Multiple Airlines
$17,818
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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Riyadh

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for under $1,546 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for under $1,546. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Oman Air for just $1,546, but on average you can expect to pay $7,233.

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

Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Etihad Airways, Emirates, and SriLankan Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Etihad Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for under $1,546 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Riyadh, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl flight path was viewed by 272 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Riyadh?

In Melbourne, there will be greater rainfall in Melbourne compared to Riyadh over the next 13 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Riyadh?

With an average temperature of 44 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Riyadh are hotter than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Riyadh?

For as low as $2,648, Emirates can have you in Riyadh from Melbourne in 17h 30m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Riyadh return?

Flying on Oman Air is currently your cheapest option to Riyadh, with prices starting at $1,547. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Emirates and Malaysia Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $2,648 and $2,740, respectively. Oman Air is 10% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Emirates, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $9,482.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Riyadh

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Riyadh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Riyadh.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 2.91﷼
Average temperature for May in Riyadh
39.0 °C

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Riyadh

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Riyadh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne 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
Philippine Airlines
$647 $781 No cancel fee 60%
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SriLankan Airlines
$770 $1,030 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Oman Air
$1,137 $1,399 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Etihad Airways
$1,190 $1,600 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
$1,180 $1,604 No cancel fee 75%
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