The cheapest times to fly from BCN to AUH are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 5th to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 BCN to AUH is early October. Prices can be as high as $709 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $369 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Abu Dhabi

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) will usually cost between $369 to $569 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $369. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $588. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $218 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $418 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to AUH flight.

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

BCN to AUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to AUH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Abu Dhabi, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Barcelona. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $55 (8%) 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 $409. Return trip prices are from the AUH to BCN 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 BCN to AUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 46 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from BCN to AUH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from AUH
  • Usually 4.55% less expensive than AUH
  • Nonstop flights available

See BCN to DXB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BCN to AUH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Avianca, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, MEA, Oman Air, Pakistan, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, S7, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abu Dhabi International Airport to Barcelona Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3210 miles or 5166 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BCN to AUH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to AUH flight is about 6 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Abu Dhabi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from BCN to AUH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BCN
Origination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1

Return Airport

Destination code AUH
Destination airport name Abu Dhabi International Airport
City Abu Dhabi
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.4
Longitude 54.7


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