The cheapest times to fly from BAH to SAW are

  • September 3rd to March 18th (except the weeks of December 10th and January 8th)

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 BAH to SAW is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $647 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $200 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Manama (BAH) to Istanbul (SAW) will usually cost between $200 to $545 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $573. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $370 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $264 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BAH to SAW flight.

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

BAH to SAW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BAH to SAW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bahrain. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BAH. Fridays 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 $28 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $309. Return trip prices are from the SAW to BAH 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 BAH to SAW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BAH to SAW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Alitalia, Azerbaijan Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Pegasus, Qantas, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Bahrain International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1582 miles or 2546 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BAH to SAW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BAH to SAW flight is about 3 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Manama and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from BAH to SAW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBAH
Origination airport nameBahrain International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSAW
Destination airport nameSabiha Gokcen Airport


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