London to Saudi Arabia flight duration

What is the flight duration from London to Saudi Arabia?

On average there are 2 flights flying direct each day from London to Saudi Arabia. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Average direct flight time is 6 hours 40 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from London to Saudi Arabia is 6 hours 35 minutes.

A distance of 3,049 miles / 4,907 km

Related: Return journey Saudi Arabia to London flight duration

London to Saudi Arabia flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 6 hours 40 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 6 hours 35 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 6 hours 45 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 2

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to Saudi Arabia is 6 hours 40 minutes
  • Distance from London to Saudi Arabia is 3,049 miles / 4,907 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • Saudi Arabia is served by 1 airports Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (RUH)

Airlines

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DIRECT FLIGHTS

London Heathrow to Riyadh
Flying with Saudia
6 hours 35 minutes
London Heathrow to Riyadh
Flying with British Airways
6 hours 45 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

London to Saudi Arabia flight time via Dubai | to via DXB
London to Dubai
7 hours
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 30 minutes
Dubai to Saudi Arabia
2 hours 05 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 35 minutes
London to Saudi Arabia flight time via Rome Fiumicino | to via FCO
London to Rome Fiumicino
2 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
4 hours 45 minutes
Rome Fiumicino to Saudi Arabia
5 hours
Total journey time
12 hours 15 minutes
London to Saudi Arabia flight time via Abu Dhabi International | to via AUH
London to Abu Dhabi International
7 hours 15 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
6 hours 10 minutes
Abu Dhabi International to Saudi Arabia
1 hours 50 minutes
Total journey time
15 hours 15 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


London & Saudi Arabia local time and timezones

Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia time is 2 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
20:06 Fri, 5 Jun, 2020,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia:
22:06 Fri, 5 Jun, 2020,
Riyadh Timezone: +03 (+03:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 6 hours 40 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.