The cheapest times to fly from ATL to BSR are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • August 20th to November 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to BSR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2700 for Thursday flights during mid June, or as low as $1211 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Basrah

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Basra (BSR) will usually cost between $1293 to $2403 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1255. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2411. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1156 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1692 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to BSR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to BSR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to BSR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to BSR flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $205 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1713. Return trip prices are from the BSR to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to BSR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to BSR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kuwait International Airport (KWI) in Kuwait

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from BSR
  • Usually 51.30% less expensive than BSR
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to KWI flights


Flight Hacking ATL to BSR

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to BSR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beirut (ATL > BEY > BSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1159
  • Average savings: $534 (31.53%)

See ATL to BEY flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > BSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1248
  • Average savings: $444 (26.24%)

See ATL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (ATL > IAH > BSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1301
  • Average savings: $391 (23.11%)

See ATL to IAH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to BSR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Basrah International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7010 miles or 11281 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to BSR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to BSR flight is about 13 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Basra?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from ATL to BSR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code BSR
Destination airport name Basrah International Airport
City Basra
Country Iraq
Latitude 30.5
Longitude 47.7


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