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Introducing Riyadh


The city is built on a rose field, which is why it was given its name which means “the garden” in Arabic. Riyadh is a great example of contemporary urbanization. The city is the center of commerce, culture and art. Riyadh, with its high quality standard of life, offers you an unforgettable vacation experience.

Riyadh is known for:


Entertainment and Shopping History and Art

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Al Kharj (101 km)
Buraydah (388 km)
Hofuf (325 km)
CURRENCY
Saudi Riyal (SAR)

COUNTRY CODE
+966

ELECTRIC POWER
A, B, C, G

TIME ZONE
GMT +3

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€2.65

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL
€23.66

Average Temperature

Riyadh airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The city center is 40 km from Riyadh Airport and cannot be reached by public transport.

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TAXI:

You can get to the city center from the airport using a taxi service with fares that are open to negotiation. If you are prepared to bargain, a taxi to the city center will cost from 100–120 Saudi riyals, otherwise the cost goes up to about 150 riyals. Alternatively, you can use one of the taxi firms that operates a fixed price system and get to the city center for 80 riyals.

Average taxi price: 80-150 riyals

CAR RENTAL:

Miles & Smiles members earn 100 Miles per day, up to maximum 1000 Miles. What’s more, rentals made through the website for 1 or 2 days earn an extra 250 Miles, while rentals for 3 or more days earn an extra 500 Miles.

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