Cheap flights from Melbourne to Riyadh

MEL — RUH
13 Aug — 20 Aug1
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The best prices from Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Riyadh (RUH)

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to RUH flight in 2022: compare Melbourne to Riyadh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Riyadh.

MEL - RUH

Price

$1,218 - $2,197

RUH

Temperature

14 - 36 °C

RUH

Rainfall

0 - 30 mm

Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,762From Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl
One-way from$949One-way flight from Melbourne to Riyadh King Khaled Intl

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

Leaving on a Saturday 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 28% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne to Riyadh.

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 37 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for as little as $2,534 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 $2,660 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Riyadh from Melbourne. Prices for February average $2,461 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,622. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October. Opting for a February flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in October

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

When flying from Melbourne 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 24% versus a flight in the evening.

Melbourne to Riyadh 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riyadh from Melbourne found for this year
17 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

3 stops

27h 05m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

54h 15m
$1,714

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/8/22

17 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

36h 05m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 45m
$1,878

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

17 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

3 stops

27h 05m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

32h 30m
$2,047

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from Melbourne to Riyadh

17 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

36h 05m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

33h 20m
$2,246

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

15 Dec. - 23 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

36h 05m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

33h 20m
$2,923

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Melbourne to Riyadh

14 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

17h 45m
$12,738

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

15 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

19h 30m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

17h 45m
$12,844

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

14 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

2 stops

26h 15m
RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

17h 45m
$13,050

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

One-way flights to Riyadh from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Riyadh
27 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

3 stops

39h 10m
$949

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

27 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

1 stop

36h 05m
$1,078

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

27 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

RUH

Riyadh King Khaled Intl

2 stops

26h 35m
$1,149

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Riyadh flights.

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

For a flight from Melbourne to Riyadh, you will be flying into King Khaled Intl. Riyadh King Khaled Intl (RUH) is just 30.1 km from the centre vof the city. King Khaled Intl is the only Riyadh airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 6 airlines have flights to Riyadh King Khaled Intl from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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. Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qatar Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Riyadh for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,714, but on average you can expect to pay $2,832.

How popular is this Melbourne to Riyadh flight route?

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

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

Currently priced at $2,246, SriLankan Airlines will fly you from Melbourne to Riyadh and back. In addition to SriLankan Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Lufthansa and Etihad Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $3,133 and $12,738, respectively. SriLankan Airlines is currently priced 8% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Riyadh are Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Riyadh?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $3,482. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Riyadh King Khaled Intl) can be booked for $1,714 on average our data indicates $3,611 when flying from Melbourne to Riyadh.

Top 4 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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
SriLankan AirlinesCheapest$1,468Average$1,865FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$1,592Average$2,794FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$2,210Average$2,848FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$2,425Average$3,031FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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