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Fares from $164 One Way, $332 Round Trip from Riyadh to Alexandria

Prices starting at $332 for return flights and $164 for one-way flights to Alexandria were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Alexandria from Riyadh

Route Information for Flights from Riyadh to Alexandria

Origin Airport IATA CodeRUH
Destination Airport IATA CodeALY
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Finding Flights from Riyadh to Alexandria

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.

Flights to Alexandria

With a population of 4.1 million people, Alexandria is the second-largest city in the country of Egypt. It is also a popular tourist attraction, with both residents and tourists receiving air services through the Borg El Arab Airport. The airport is located about 25 miles from the city of Alexandria. Airlines operating out of the Borg El Arab Airport include Air Arabia Egypt, EgyptAir, Libyan Airlines, Royal Jordanian and Nite Air. Bargain tickets can be purchased on flights to the city using Orbitz.com.

Transportation from the Airport

Transportation from the airport into Alexandria is available by taxi or shuttle bus. Local taxi drivers are unlicensed and only speak Arabic, but you can hire a car at the airport with licensed and insured drivers who speak a variety of languages.

The Weather in Alexandria

The weather in Alexandria is mild, with rainy winters and hot summers. Temperatures during the summer months tend to rise to average highs in the 80s, with lows in the high 60s and low 70s. During the winters, temperatures drop to highs in the 60s and 70s, with lows falling into the 40s and 50s. Rain can be heavy between November and March, so bring along rain gear if you are visiting during the winter months. Otherwise, dress lightly during the summers, and wear a moderate jacket during the winters, especially if you're intending to be outdoors after the sun is down.

Things to Do in Alexandria

Alexandria is a city with a long history, demonstrated by the many museums and historical sites that serve as tourist attractions for the area. Some of the greatest discoveries in Egyptian antiquity are contained in the museums of Alexandria, most notably the Alexandria National Museum and the Greco-Roman Museum. For those who'd prefer to enjoy the outdoor attractions of the city, there are several public and private beaches available to relax at or engage in a variety of water-based activities. Flights to Alexandria are available on a daily basis using Orbitz.com to make reservations.

Flights from Riyadh to Alexandria - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Riyadh to Alexandria?

There are, so you'll only need to take note of one flight number. Select from 4 airlines that advertise nonstop services from Riyadh (RUH-King Khaled Intl.) to Alexandria (HBE-Borg El Arab), including:

  • EgyptAir
  • Saudia
  • Air Arabia Egypt
  • Air Cairo
What is the shortest flight from Riyadh to Alexandria?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 50 minutes to jet from Riyadh (RUH-King Khaled Intl.) to Alexandria (HBE-Borg El Arab). Buckle up and enjoy the journey, because you'll be coming in to land in next to no time.

What airlines fly from Riyadh to Alexandria (and vicinity) most frequently?

Here are the airlines that have the most frequent flights between Riyadh and Alexandria (and vicinity). Find out which one suits your travel plans: Saudia - (SV) with 26 flights every month Air Arabia Egypt - (E5) with 21 flights every month EgyptAir - (MS) with 17 flights every month Air Cairo - (SM) with 8 flights every month

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

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 Alexandria 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 Alexandria with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Alexandria 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.