How to Reach Riyadh - The Easiest Way to Reach Riyadh

While in Riyadh you can just go around the city. You can go around in your own vehicle or you can hire modes of transportation available. Some of the common types of transportation available are:

Taxi services are extensive in all regions of the city and are a cheap mode of transport.

Limousines can also be used to travel in and around Riyadh. The best limo service is the one Limo Worldwide.

Even though the railway network is not quite developed, the Riyadh Railway Station renders expeditions to different parts of the country.

As far as travel by Sea in Riyadh is concerned the major international passenger harbours are in Dammam, Jeddah, and Yanbu.

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Modes of Transportation in Riyadh

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Riyadh. The most preferred mode of transport in Riyadh is Car.

Average distance: 16.59 km Average time: 36.24 min

  • Car 79.66%
    Driving 28.3 min Walking 0.6 min Overall average time for 18.56 kms 28.89 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 1.69%
    Bus 45 min Overall average time for 11 kms 45 min
  • Walking 16.95%
    Walking 56.1 min Driving 12.3 min Motorbike 1.5 min Overall average time for 7.91 kms 69.9 min

How to Reach Riyadh from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Al faruq to Riyadh 6.4 km 6 mins
Al jubail to Riyadh 358.45 km 5 hours 58 mins
Dammam to Riyadh 383.09 km 6 hours 23 mins
Dhahran to Riyadh 398.35 km 6 hours 38 mins
Al khobar to Riyadh 402.31 km 6 hours 42 mins
Doha to Riyadh 536.23 km 8 hours 56 mins
Najran to Riyadh 620 km 10 hours 20 mins
Medina to Riyadh 791.68 km 13 hours 11 mins
Jeddah to Riyadh 872.56 km 14 hours 32 mins
Yanbu to Riyadh 949.73 km 15 hours 49 mins
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