The cheapest times to fly from BHM to JED are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • February 26th to April 15th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 2nd)
  • April 30th to July 15th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)

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 BHM to JED is late January. Prices can be as high as $4540 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $1326 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $1363 to $2100 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1422. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2908. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1485 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1554 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to JED flight.

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

BHM to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHM to JED flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JED, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into BHM. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jeddah, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Birmingham. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $338 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1547. Return trip prices are from the JED to BHM 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 BHM to JED 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 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BHM to JED

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 BHM to JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toronto (BHM > YYZ > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1112
  • Average savings: $442 (28.44%)

See BHM to YYZ flights

Hack #2: Baltimore, MD (BHM > BWI > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1144
  • Average savings: $411 (26.42%)

See BHM to BWI flights

Hack #3: Montreal (BHM > YUL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1194
  • Average savings: $360 (23.17%)

See BHM to YUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BHM to JED? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, CSA, Delta, Iberia, Lufthansa, Saudia, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Abdulaziz International Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7217 miles or 11615 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BHM to JED?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to JED flight is about 13 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from BHM to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBHM
Origination airport nameBirmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
CityBirmingham, AL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeJED
Destination airport nameKing Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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