is a city in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. The city is located within the oasis of Al-Ahsa , and the names are often used interchangeably.
A long time historic capital of Al Hassa region, have several landmarks of its recent distinguished past. The agricultural date farms make Al Hassa the largest oasis in Saudi Arabia.
Hofuf is around 2.5h from Riyadh and 1.5h from Dammam by train.