The cheapest times to fly from DIR to GDE are

  • March 5th to May 6th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • July 23rd to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)
  • December 24th to February 11th (except the week of 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 DIR to GDE is early October. Prices can be as high as $783 for Tuesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $314 for Saturday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Gode

Flying from Dire Dawa (DIR) to Gode (GDE) will usually cost between $314 to $781 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 $446. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $561. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $116 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $484 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DIR to GDE flight.

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

DIR to GDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DIR to GDE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dire Dawa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.07, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $431 (56%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $314. Return trip prices are from the GDE to DIR 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 DIR to GDE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 29 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DIR to GDE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gode Airport to Aba Tenna Dejazmatch Yilma Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 281 miles or 452 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DIR to GDE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DIR to GDE flight is about 1 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Dire Dawa and Gode?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from DIR to GDE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DIR
Origination airport name Aba Tenna Dejazmatch Yilma Airport
City Dire Dawa
Country Ethiopia
Latitude 9.6
Longitude 41.9

Return Airport

Destination code GDE
Destination airport name Gode Airport
City Gode
Country Ethiopia
Latitude 5.9
Longitude 43.6


Other Resources

Flights to GDE

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Flights from DIR

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