The cheapest times to fly from DWC to ELQ are

  • March 12th to May 27th
  • October 15th to November 11th
  • December 3rd to December 23rd

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 DWC to ELQ is mid May. Prices can be as high as $4875 for Monday flights during early October, or as low as $3194 for Thursday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Al Qassim

Flying from Jebel Ali (DWC) to Gassim (ELQ) will usually cost between $3229 to $4692 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $3377. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $4207. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $830 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3953 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DWC to ELQ flight.

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

DWC to ELQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DWC to ELQ flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $3.43, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Al Qassim, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Dubai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $983 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3490. Return trip prices are from the ELQ to DWC 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 DWC to ELQ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DWC to ELQ

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 DWC to ELQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DWC > JFK > ELQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $2005
  • Average savings: $1948 (49.27%)

See DWC to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (DWC > IAD > ELQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $2289
  • Average savings: $1664 (42.09%)

See DWC to JFK flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (DWC > LAX > ELQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $2421
  • Average savings: $1532 (38.75%)

See DWC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DWC to ELQ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, EgyptAir, MEA, Saudia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Prince Naif Bin Abdulaziz Airport to Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 716 miles or 1152 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DWC to ELQ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DWC to ELQ flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Jebel Ali and Gassim?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from DWC to ELQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DWC
Origination airport name Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport
City Jebel Ali
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.9
Longitude 55.2

Return Airport

Destination code ELQ
Destination airport name Prince Naif Bin Abdulaziz Airport
City Gassim
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 26.3
Longitude 43.8


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