Are you searching for cheap flights to Saudi Arabia from UK? Saudia and British Airways are the two main airlines providing direct flights to Saudi Arabia, but you’re going to struggle to find direct flights from anywhere outside of London. Several other airlines, including Lufthansa, Etihad and Qatar Airways, operate the route. Deciding which airline to travel with would inevitably come down to the flight ticket price, and then your own choice. British Airways offers a complimentary service during the entire trip to Saudi Arabia, where you get snacks and drinks. At the other hand, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways are well-known as luxury airlines and their aircraft are of a very high quality.
King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED) serving Jeddah; King Fahd International Airport (DMM) near Dammam; King Khalid International Airport (RUH) near Riyadh; and Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport (MED) in Madinah. Two of the holiest mosques in Islam are located in Saudi Arabia and all fit and capable Muslims are expected to make a pilgrimage to Makkah at least once–this traditional pilgrimage is called the Hajj.
Cheap flights to Saudi Arabia from UK airports , indeed from any airport in the world, during Dhu al-Hijjah would be hard to come by. This is the last month of the Islamic calendar and it is when there is Hajj. Flights and hotels are booked months in advance, so if you are making the pilgrimage, book Saudi Arabia flights as early as you can. Seeing that the Islamic calendar is lunar, Dhu al-Hijjah’s exact timing varies year after year so it pays to do some work before you book. Outside this holy time the cheapest flights to Saudi Arabia are to be found. November to February winter months are common periods for visiting Saudi Arabia, as daytime temperatures are lower and more comfortable than the 40C+ days you would expect in summer.