If you are actually flying from Doha, Qatar to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Doha and Riyadh, this page will give you the information you are looking for.


Flight time from Doha to Riyadh is 1 hour 20 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from DOH to RUH is 1 hour 20 minutes (Operated by Qatar Airways)

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

Distance from Doha to Riyadh is approximately 500 kilometers.

Flights from Doha to Riyadh • Airlines & Flight Duration

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

Airline & JourneyDuration
Qatar Airways
1 hr 20 mins

Flight time from Doha to Riyadh via Muscat • DOH to RUH via MCT

Flight duration from Doha Airport to King Khaled International Airport via Seeb Airport, Oman on Oman Air flight is 11 hours 20 minutes

DOH to MCT 3 hrs 30 mins
MCT Waiting Time 5 hrs 15 mins
MCT to RUH 2 hrs 35 mins
Total Duration: 11 hrs 20 mins

Flight time from Doha to Riyadh via Sharjah • DOH to RUH via SHJ

Flight duration from Doha Airport to King Khaled International Airport via Sharjah Airport, United Arab Emirates on Air Arabia flight is 19 hours 35 minutes

DOH to SHJ 1 hr
SHJ Waiting Time 16 hrs 35 mins
SHJ to RUH 2 hrs
Total Duration: 19 hrs 35 mins

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

Non-stop flight time from Doha to Riyadh is around 1 hour 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Doha and Riyadh takes close to 4 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 24 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

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

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Doha - 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 1 hr to 22 hrs .

Flight time from Doha, Qatar to airports near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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

Journey ToStops & Duration
Alahsa, Alahsa Airport
1 hr 10 mins

Airlines operating flights between Doha and Riyadh

Time in Doha and Riyadh are the same


Current time in Doha, Qatar : Sun, 27 May, 2018,
Doha Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

10:55 PM

Current time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia :, Sun, 27 May, 2018,
Riyadh Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

10:55 PM

DOH to RUH Flight - Doha Airport to Riyadh Airport Flight Route Map

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

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