Flights from Riyadh to Lahore

Our cheapest offers for flights from Riyadh to Lahore

Here you can compare cheap flights from Riyadh (RUH) to Lahore (LHE) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to Lahore. Prices and availability may change at any time.

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Riyadh to Lahore

Favourite airline: Saudia
79 % of bookings on this flight route are made with Saudia, Flynas and Gulf Air.
Saudia
53 %
Flynas
14 %
Gulf Air
12 %
Tip: book 2 months before departure
If booked 2 months before travel, flights cost only £257.00.
69 days before departure
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
Flights with a stopover are on average £23.00 cheaper than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
04h 10min
17h 05min
£282
£259
Favourite connection: via Jeddah
The most popular flights on this route are via Jeddah and are booked by 39 % of all travellers.
Route
bookings
1 stopover Jeddah King Abdulaziz
17h 05min, from £259
39 %
Direct flights
04h 10min, from £282
32 %
1 stopover Bahrain
12h 00min, from £319
16 %

Useful information about the flight from Riyadh to Lahore

Lahore, a  city of rich culture

As capital of the Punjab, Lahore is culturally exciting and very attractive to tourists with its wonderful architecture, history and arts, religious sites and destinations. Gardens and food streets, museums and festivals will draw you to Lahore and the people

Lahore from November till May 

Typically the temperatures between November and March are in the late teens and early twenties and the best time to visit Lahore is during those months. It can be very hot between May and September. If you want to experience the huge downpour of the monsoon, the season falls between June and September, but be warned and come prepared! 

Pakistan visas, prices and other facts

To travel to Pakistan all British passport holders require visas, while your passport must be valid for at least six months on the day you apply for your visa.

You will find the cost of living in Pakistan much lower than in the UK. Cheap restaurant meals are easily found for around 200 PKR. For a non-alcoholic drink you will pay roughly 50 PKR; a bottle of water from a supermarket costs about 50 PKR. Some of the well-known local dishes are "Nihari" which is a lamb or beef stew, and "Mithai" are the sweets.

Lahore airport transport and local tips

The Alama Iqbal International airport is the largest in Pakistan and from there you can reach the Lahore city centre by taxi for around 600 PKR to Gulberg, the commercial area. It will cost about 800-1,000 PKR to the old city and the journey takes between twenty and thirty minutes. If you are looking for something more economical then public bus is the cheapest, bus number B-08 is around thirty five PKR to the main bus station. Check if your hotel runs a shuttle service.

Accommodation in Lahore is varied and you can shop around for what suits your needs best. There are local hostels for about 500 PKR for a single or a good hotel (3 stars) for around 4,500 PKR.

Transport around this wonderful city is also varied; buses will be from around 18 PKR while the Lahore Metrobus has its own bus track and is faster. It costs about 20PKR for a single trip. For a deposit of approximately 130 PKR you can buy a rechargeable ticket. For visiting the walled city, either walk or take a rickshaw, making sure to negotiate the fare. Try not to use the very crowded minivans and take taxis seldom, ordering them in advance. The Metro is under construction.

Flight information: Riyadh - Lahore

Outbound and return from £258.84
Flight duration min. 03:50 / max. 04:15
Return flight duration min. 04:10/ max. 05:15
Distance 2805 km
Flights per week 9
Departure airport Riyadh King Khaled International (RUH)
Departure country Saudi Arabia
Arrival airport Lahore (LHE)
Destination country Pakistan
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