No Hidden Costs 24/7 Support Free Cancellation

Saudi Arabia - SA / SAU

Name Saudi Arabia (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes SA / SAU
Continent Asia
Continent code AS
Capital Riyadh
Area 2149690
DD coordinates 24.266906 / 45.107849
DMS coordinates 24°16'0.86" N / 45°06'28.26" E
UTM coordinates 38R 510946.69939043 2683781.4967381
Total cities 294
Flag of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia location on map

Information about Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is a part of the Asia continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Saudi Arabia, is SA.

It's territory covers an area of 2149690 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia. On nationwide level, Saudis is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Arabic. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather right-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 221372 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 5410 km.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 966 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use SAR as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Saudi Arabia live according to the Asia/Riyadh time zone, which is also the one used in Riyadh.

More facts

Official languages Saudis
Nationalities Arabic
Road traffic Right
Domain zone .sa
Phone codes 966
Currencies SAR
Life expectancy males Ø 73,8 years
Life expectancy females Ø 76,6 years
Birthrate 17,8 ‰
Deathrate 3,5 ‰
Males/Females 57,7%/42,3%

Where to fly from Saudi Arabia

Flight direction Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Duration Price
Riyadh (SA) - Bahrain (BH) RUH BAH SV 520 0 0 70 277,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Bahrain (BH) RUH BAH F3 173 2 0 2010 197,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Sharjah (AE) RUH SHJ G9 152 0 0 110 124,00$
Abha (SA) - Dubai (AE) AHB DXB F3 336 1 0 645 182,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Kuwait City (KW) RUH KWI F3 4264 0 0 75 85,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Kuwait City (KW) RUH KWI XY 231 0 0 80 130,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Cancun (MX) RUH CUN XY 277 3 0 3285 1 306,00$
Jeddah (SA) - Doha (QA) JED DOH QR 1187 0 0 140 481,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Doha (QA) RUH DOH F3 521 1 0 280 201,00$
Riyadh (SA) - Doha (QA) RUH DOH QR 1167 0 0 90 500,00$
Updated 11.08.2022

SA economy

GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 285,77 bn $
Importations 209,95 bn $
Tourism receipts 19,85 bn $
Unemployment rate 8,2%
Inflation rate -2,09%
Corruption index 53 (moderate)
Energy consumption 296,2 bn kWh

SA land use

2% Urban areas 41224 km²
81% Agricultural areas 1736520 km²
0% Forest 9674 km²
17% Others 362273 km²

SA transport

Roadways 221372 km
Railways 5410 km
Commercial harbors 374
Airports 78

Saudi Arabia cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 294):

From Saudi Arabia to other countries distance

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
ARG Flag of Argentina Argentina South America Buenos Aires 13230 km
AUT Flag of Austria Austria Europe Vienna 3819 km
BRB Flag of Barbados Barbados North America Bridgetown 10842 km
BRN Flag of Brunei Brunei Asia Bandar Seri Begawan 7736 km
BHS Flag of Bahamas Bahamas North America - 11747 km
CHL Flag of Chile Chile South America Santiago 13856 km
CZE Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic Europe Prague 3822 km
DOM Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican Republic North America Santo Domingo 11531 km
EST Flag of Estonia Estonia Europe Tallinn 4134 km
FIN Flag of Finland Finland Europe Helsinki 4723 km

There are many ways to find how far is Saudi Arabia (SA) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Saudi Arabia to Haversine
North pole 7309 km 4542 mil
Equator 5555 km 3451 mil
South pole 12706 km 7895 mil

Distance calculator

246 Countries
1211337 Cities
41339 Airports

People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Saudi Arabia and Pitcairn Islands is 19350 kilometers or 12023 miles.
The most smallest distances between Saudi Arabia and Bahrain is 584 kilometers or 363 miles.
We found information about 294 cities.
The capital of SA is Riyadh with population in 2022 over 6881000 people.
The area of Saudi Arabia (SA) is 2149690 square kilometers.
Yes, Saudi Arabia is part of the continent of Asia.
Official name of SA is The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia has approximately 78 airports.