Flights from Riyadh to Lahore, Pakistan

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Lahore, the second largest city in Pakistan, is an ancient city with a multitude of historical sites. This bustling metropolis is the capital of the province of Punjab and is known as the “City of Gardens” owing to its wealth of gardens and parks. Set against the backdrop of a lively atmosphere and rich culture, there is a great deal to explore here. You should make time to visit the Lahore Fort, Badshahi Mosque, Lahore Zoo and the Old Walled City. The city, with its thriving and energetic nature, sees a lot of travelers throughout the year. If you are searching for flights to Lahore from Riyadh, then FareCompare has just what you need.

Flying to Lahore

1. Which Airports serve Riyadh to Lahore?

You can find many flights that take off to Lahore from Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (RUH). It is the second-largest airport in Saudi Arabia. It is situated 22 miles north of Riyadh. Your flight from Riyadh will land at Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE), which is the third-largest civil airport in terms of traffic in Pakistan. The airport is situated about 9 miles from the center of the city and has three terminals.

2. Which Airlines operate flights from Riyadh to Lahore?

Some of the major airlines that operate between Riyadh and Lahore are Emirates, British Airways, Gulf Air, Eithad Airways, Oman Air and Saudi Arabian Airlines.

3. How long is the flight?

A direct flight from Riyadh to Lahore will take around 4 hours and 10 minutes. If you have to catch connecting flights to reach Lahore, then it takes approximately 16 hours and 10 minutes.

4. Climate changes between Riyadh and Lahore

Lahore has a five-season, semi-arid climate. While the hottest month is June (coming with a high that exceeds 104ºF), the rainiest month is July. The coolest month is January. Riyadh has a hot desert climate with an average temperature of 109ºF in August. Winters are warm with cool, windy nights.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The currency used in Lahore is the Pakistani Rupee, while the Saudi Riyal is used in Riyadh. Riyadh generally reflects the cultural environment of Saudi Arabia, which is deeply religious and culturally conservative. In Lahore, which is culturally unique, you will find the locals helpful and patient. You need a visa to enter Lahore from Riyadh.

Lahore Information

Riyadh is concentrated around the city’s more than 4,000 mosques and its wide variety of busy shopping centers. Lahore, often described as “the Paris of the East”, is known for its rich and culturally unique history.

While Riyadh is generally conservative and very religious, Lahore is a festive city, and the food, clothing, films, music, fashion, institutions and its liberal community lifestyle are proof of this fact. Anarkali is one of the most famous bazaars in this city. The people of Lahore are known food lovers, so you are sure to find a variety of restaurants that offer scrumptious food.

The influence of Central Asian, North Indian and Middle Eastern cuisine in Lahore food is everywhere. Much of the food of Lahore is influenced by local Punjabi and Mughlai cuisine. Riyadh offers a lot of Arabic dishes and modern European dishes.

Riyadh to Lahore Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:11 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Lahore. Kuwait & Gulf Air frequently offer the best deals to Lahore flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Riyadh to Lahore?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Riyadh to Lahore, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be SAR1,902.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Riyadh to Lahore?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Riyadh to Lahore based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Riyadh to Lahore?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Riyadh to Lahore.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days SAR1,306 SAR1,212
7-14 days SAR1,283 SAR1,204
14-21 days SAR1,332 SAR1,291
21-30 days SAR1,298 SAR1,212
30-60 days SAR1,261 SAR1,208
60-90 days SAR1,264 SAR1,264
90+ days SAR1,261 SAR1,276

Cheapest Day To Fly from Riyadh to Lahore

We've examined 218,310,000 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Riyadh to Lahore is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Riyadh to Lahore by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Riyadh to Lahore flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Riyadh Lahore Kuwait 9/26/23 10/4/23 1 SAR1,204
October Riyadh Lahore Kuwait 10/10/23 10/14/23 1 SAR1,212
November Riyadh Lahore Kuwait 11/2/23 11/9/23 1 SAR1,208
December Riyadh Lahore Pakistan 12/21/23 12/28/23 0 SAR1,261
January Riyadh Lahore Saudi Arabian 1/15/24 1/30/24 1 SAR1,279
February Riyadh Lahore Saudi Arabian 2/22/24 2/25/24 1 SAR1,276
March Riyadh Lahore Saudi Arabian 3/1/24 3/14/24 1 SAR1,403
April Riyadh Lahore Saudi Arabian 4/4/24 4/14/24 1 SAR1,422

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Riyadh to Lahore

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Riyadh to Lahore. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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SAR1,204 SAR1,493 SAR1,508
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Riyadh to Lahore

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Riyadh to Lahore is SAR1,287.

The average price for direct flights from Riyadh to Lahore is SAR1,294.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Riyadh to Lahore.

Weekly Direct Flights from Riyadh to Lahore - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Saudi Arabian 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 06:25 23:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Riyadh to Lahore

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Riyadh to Lahore. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Riyadh to Lahore is SAR391.

The average price for round trip flights from Riyadh to Lahore is SAR1,283.

Riyadh to Lahore Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Riyadh to Lahore?
Answer: The average Riyadh to Lahore flight time is 4 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Lahore from Riyadh?
Answer: The distance from Riyadh to Lahore is 2,800 kilometers (1,740 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Riyadh to Lahore?
Answer: There are 4 direct flights from Riyadh to Lahore.
Question: What are the most popular Riyadh airlines for direct flights from Riyadh to Lahore?
Answer: Saudi Arabian Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Riyadh and Lahore.

Riyadh to Lahore Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Riyadh and Lahore. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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