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Fares from $326 One Way, $497 Round Trip from Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh

Prices starting at $497 for return flights and $326 for one-way flights to Sharm El Sheikh were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Cheap Flights from Riyadh

Finding cheap flights from Riyadh in Saudi Arabia is easy to do with the help of Orbitz.com. This city is serviced by King Khaled International Airport, which is approximately 22 miles from the downtown area of Riyadh. A number of airlines operate out of King Khaled International Airport, including Air Arabia, Egypt Air, Jet Airways, Air India, Air France and many others. Find and book your cheap flights from this city with the assistance of Orbitz.com.

Airport Parking Information

King Khaled International Airport has two large, three-level parking garages for passengers to choose from. These parking garages are conveniently located right in front of the passenger terminals and can house more than 11,000 vehicles. For added convenience, they are connected to the terminals by pedestrian walkways.

Transportation to the Airport

Transportation options to passengers include prepaid taxis services. Prepaid taxi services are available to take passengers to the airport 24 hours a day.

Airport Restaurant Information

Passengers can choose from a variety of eateries and food options if they need a bite to eat before boarding the plane. King Khaled International Airport has a number of cafes, restaurants and snack bars throughout the airport. Most of these eateries are open 24 hours a day in both the international and domestic terminals. Simplify your travel planning experience by letting Orbitz.com find you cheap flights from Riyadh.

Sharm El Sheikh International Airport

If you're on a budget and looking for cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Orbitz.com can help you search multiple sites at once to find sales on fares. Sharm El Sheikh International Airport services the resort town of Sharm El Sheikh. The airport is located about 11 miles from the center of town. The airlines that service the airport fly to and from international and domestic destinations around the world, including Cairo, Paris and Dublin.

Transportation from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport

You can take a taxi into town from the airport by going to the 24-hour taxi area located outside of Terminal 1. It's advised that you settle on a fare with the driver before you depart. Public transportation in Sharm El Sheikh is managed by individual, private carriers that offer service via minibus. There are no set bus stops, so you need to let the driver know in advance where you are going, so he can tell you where to get off. The drive into the city will take about 15 minutes.

Weather in Sharm El Sheikh

Winter temperatures in Sharm El Sheik range from the mid-90s during the day to the high 50s at night. Summer can get extremely hot, with temperatures going reaching 110°F.

Things to Do in Sharm El Sheikh

If you love the water, check out Ras Mohammed National Park. This spot is the perfect place for divers, snorkelers and people that just want to sun themselves on a yacht trip. The Oriental Spa and Hammam is one of the top destinations in the city for extreme pampering. Instead of searching for low-cost fares on your own, let Orbitz.com help you find the cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh that you're looking for.

Flights from Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh?

Yep, Saudia flies nonstop from Riyadh (RUH-King Khaled Intl.) to Sharm El Sheikh (SSH-Sharm El-Sheikh Intl.), so you'll be hitting the tarmac and starting your awesome adventure in no time.

What is the shortest flight from Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 10 minutes to jet from Riyadh (RUH-King Khaled Intl.) to Sharm El Sheikh (SSH-Sharm El-Sheikh Intl.). Kick back and enjoy the service, because you'll be coming in to land in a heartbeat.

What airlines fly from Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh (and vicinity) most frequently?

Saudia is the most frequent airline operating on the Riyadh to Sharm El Sheikh (and vicinity) route. You can select from 27 flights per month with this carrier.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sharm El Sheikh?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sharm El Sheikh have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Sharm El Sheikh with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sharm El Sheikh without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.