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Chennai Riyadh

Flight time from Chennai to Riyadh is 5 hours 30 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from MAA to RUH is 5 hours 30 minutes (Operated by Saudi Arabian Airlines)

How long does it take to fly from Chennai to Riyadh?

Non-stop flight time from Chennai to Riyadh is around 5 hours 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Chennai and Riyadh takes close to 8 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 30 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Chennai to Riyadh.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Chennai - Riyadh flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 50 mins to 24 hrs .

The nearest airport to Chennai, is Chennai International Airport (MAA) and the nearest airport to Riyadh, is King Khaled International Airport (RUH)

Find flights from Chennai to cities and airports near Riyadh

Distance from Chennai to Riyadh is approximately 3740 kilometers.

Flights from Chennai to Riyadh • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Chennai arrive at King Khaled International Airport, the major airport in Riyadh

Saudi Arabian Airlines
5 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from Chennai to Riyadh via Manama • MAA to RUH via BAH

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to King Khaled International Airport via Bahrain International Airport, Bahrain on Gulf Air Bahrain flight is 8 hours 40 minutes

Gulf Air Bahrain
Total flight duration
8 hours 40 minutes
MAA to BAH → 4 hours 55 minutes
BAH Stop 2 hours 25 minutes
BAH to RUH → 1 hour 20 minutes

Flight time from Chennai to Riyadh via Jeddah • MAA to RUH via JED

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to King Khaled International Airport via King Abdulaziz International Airport, Saudi Arabia on Saudi Arabian Airlines flight is 13 hours 30 minutes

Saudi Arabian Airlines
Total flight duration
13 hours 30 minutes
MAA to JED → 6 hours 30 minutes
JED Stop 5 hours 25 minutes
JED to RUH → 1 hour 35 minutes

Flight time from Chennai, India to airports near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Chennai International Airport, Chennai to airports nearest to Riyadh is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
MAA - DWD Dawadmi, Dawadmi Airport 11 hrs 5 mins1 Stop
MAA - HOF Alahsa, Alahsa Airport 7 hrs 30 mins1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Chennai and Riyadh

Chennai time is 2 hours 30 minutes ahead of Riyadh

Current time in Chennai, India : Wed, 23 Aug, 2017, 12:19 AM,
Chennai Timezone: IST (+05:30)

Current time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia :, Tue, 22 Aug, 2017, 09:49 PM +03:00,
Riyadh Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

MAA to RUH Flight - Chennai Airport to Riyadh Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Chennai Airport & Riyadh Airport is given below. Click the map to view Chennai to Riyadh flight path and travel direction.

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