The cheapest times to fly from BSR to ATL are

  • January 22nd to May 6th
  • October 8th 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 BSR to ATL is mid April. Prices can be as high as $2672 for Thursday flights during early January, or as low as $1007 for Wednesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Basra (BSR) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1007 to $1693 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1919. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $849 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1287 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BSR to ATL flight.

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

BSR to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BSR to ATL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Basrah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $1217. Return trip prices are from the ATL to BSR 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 BSR to ATL 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.


Flight Hacking BSR to ATL

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 BSR to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (BSR > IST > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1037
  • Average savings: $250 (19.43%)

See BSR to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (BSR > SAW > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1233
  • Average savings: $54 (4.2%)

See BSR to IST flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (BSR > BOS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1249
  • Average savings: $38 (2.95%)

See BSR to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

How many flights go between Basra and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from BSR to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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