966 is the country calling code for Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia is a country on the continent of Asia. The capital city of Saudi Arabia is Riyadh.
How to Call Saudi Arabia from the UK
To call a telephone number in Saudi Arabia from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Saudi Arabia - 966.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Saudi Arabia from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Saudi Arabia and the UK.
The time right now in Saudi Arabia is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Saudi Arabia and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.
The currency used in Saudi Arabia is the Saudi riyal (SAR).
The current exchange rates between the Saudi riyal and the British pound (SAR to GBP, GBP to SAR) are:
- 1 Saudi riyal (SAR) = 0.204 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 4.904 SAR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Saudi Arabia – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Saudi Arabia in recent years is:
- 2018 - 33,699,947
- 2017 - 33,099,147
- 2016 - 32,442,572
- 2015 - 31,717,667
- 2014 - 30,916,994
- 2013 - 30,052,518
Useful information about Saudi Arabia
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): SA
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): SAU
- Region: Asia
- Capital: Riyadh
- Area: 2,149,690 square km
- Language(s): Arabic
- Borders: Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Map of Saudi Arabia
The location of Saudi Arabia is shown on the map below.