As of 2019, there are many travel agencies that are providing bus service Umrah packages at a cheap ticket price from Batha and Haara in Riyadh to Makkah. In this way, they can easily go from Riyadh to Makkah by bus.
Umrah packages from Riyadh by bus 2019
- Umrah packages from Riyadh by bus 2019
- Umrah Bus Service from Batha, Riyadh
- Umrah Bus Service from Haara, Riyadh
- The timing for Umrah Bus Service from Riyadh
- The stop at the Miqat Location
- Other services
There are two types of bus service umrah packages from Riyadh being provided by travel agencies to pilgrims who want to travel Riyadh to Makkah.
- n the first Umrah package, the bus service is provided from Riyadh to Madinah, Madinah to Makkah and Makkah to Riyadh.
- In the second Umrah package, the bus service is provided from Riyadh to Makkah and Makkah to Madinah.
No matter which package you utilize (1&2 mentioned above), the bus will halt services at Salah timing, lunch and dinner breaks.
Umrah Bus Service from Batha, Riyadh
The Umrah Bus Service from Batha, Riyadh operates for all the days in the week. It starts from the old SAPTCO stand in Batha Riyadh. If you wish to use the service, you need to book the tickets from a travel operator’s office. There are many travel operators who provide Umrah Bus Service from Batha, Riyadh.
Umrah Bus Service from Haara, Riyadh
The Umrah Bus Service from Haara, Riyadh is operation only on the weekends from different places. Once again, if you wish to use the service, you need to book the tickets from a travel operator office.
The timing for Umrah Bus Service from Riyadh
The travel operators shall guide you with the bus timing for Umrah Bus Service from Riyadh, but on a general note, the usual bus service timing under the package is the following;
- Umrah Bus from Batha, Riyadh leaves after Maghrib or Isha prayer at around 7 or 8 pm.
- Umrah Bus from Haara, Riyadh leaves after Asar prayer at around 4 pm.
Riyadh to Makkah bus ticket price
The ticket price for Umrah packages from Riyadh to Makkah by bus is bove SAR 100. If you wish to book a hotel in Makkah, you can book it at the time of booking the bus tickets so that you could avail of some discounts. Such Umrah Package is based on 3-5 days and depends upon the days of your travel.
If you want to book a VIP umrah package from Riyadh, you can also do it from the same travel offices. If you let the booking agent know that you are looking for VIP umrah packages from Riyadh, he will book your hotel in four-star or five-star hotels.
The difference between a VIP umrah packages and the normal Umrah package is only the hotel. The bus service from Riyadh to Makkah remains the same.
The stop at the Miqat Location
At Taif, the buses will stop at the Meeqat so that pilgrims could take a shower and wear Ihram. After a stay of an hour at Meeqat, you will reach Makkah. The driver will guide you about the timing and day when you can use the bus service after completing your Umrah. Recommended: 5 Miqat Locations from where you need to wear Ihram for Umrah
If you do not wish to travel Riyadh to Makkah by bus, there are taxis available. Yet the can be costly as they charge about SAR 100 for one-way travel.