Arriving in Beijing

Book your flights to Beijing with Etihad Airways and let the constant hum of culture and progress permeate your senses.

Plan your Beijing Holiday

There are so many reasons to travel to Beijing. A sports enthusiast may go to tour the facilities that were created in and around this vibrant city for the 2008 Olympic Games. A lover of ancient history can enjoy the numerous and formidable ancient buildings and learn more about their cultural and historical significance. The Imperial Palace alone is comprised of 800 different and unique buildings. Be sure to buy your tickets to Beijing vey far in advance if you plan on coming during the Spring Festival. It attracts thousands of tourists every year.

The prime season for tourist travel to Beijing is during the summer months and then again during the Spring Festival. A good time to avoid the tourist influx and still have excellent weather is September and October. Cheap hotels in Beijing are also more abundant during this time. Spring is another excellent time to come, outside of the Spring Festival of course. Flight deals to Beijing are available throughout the year and are easy to find with Etihad’s Deals section.

Flying from Saudi Arabia

Book your flights from Saudi Arabia to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and travel in multi award-winning luxury on the most advanced aircraft available.

Major Airports in Saudi Arabia

For travel from Riyadh, the major airport is King Khalid International Airport (RUH). This is a huge airport; it serves over 13 million passengers a year and has an attached VIP terminal.

When flying out of Dammam, the closest airport is King Fahd International Airport (DMM). This is the largest airport in terms of area in the world, though it serves a relatively small number of passengers by comparison.

Airport Transportation in Saudi Arabia

Taxis to King Khalid International Airport are available throughout the city. Authorised taxis carry the airport logo and it is compulsory that they have meters. There are no buses to the King Khalid International Airport, but it is possible to get shuttles to and from nearby hotels.

Buses to King Fahd International Airport travel from all nearby cities and the fares are reasonable. Taxis to King Fahd International Airport are also available and take about 60 minutes from the centre of Dammam. At present there is no train service to either of the airports.

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Interested in Beijing? Consider Nagoya

Planning your flights to Nagoya with Etihad Airways is the best way to explore this culturally diverse city that has a number of attractions to offer to you. Visit museums, shrines and beautiful orchid-filled parks and enjoy the hospitality of the Japanese people.

Plan Your Nagoya Holiday

Travel to Nagoya on Central Honshu for the city’s rich culture, history and drama. Nagoya has a fascinating historical background that is evident in the many buildings and museums located throughout the city, such as Nagoya City Art Museum and Nagoya Castle. You can also attend a traditional Japanese Noh play at the Nagoya Noh Theatre and visit Noritake Garden and see the beautiful display of porcelain in the museum there.

The best time to book your tickets to Nagoya is between the months of June and October when many of the festivals are celebrated in the city. Book well in advance if you intend to travel during this peak season. Cheap hotels in Nagoya will be easier to find towards the end of the summer and in the off-peak winter season when it is less busy. Check out the flight deals to Nagoya on our Deals section.

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