The cheapest times to fly from DXB to BSR are

  • January 8th to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • July 23rd to August 5th
  • 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 DXB to BSR is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $934 for Tuesday flights during mid July, or as low as $476 for Monday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Basrah

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Basra (BSR) will usually cost between $496 to $717 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $603. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $736. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $134 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $712 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to BSR flight.

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

DXB to BSR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to BSR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.74, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Basrah, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Dubai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $151 (21%) 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 $581. Return trip prices are from the BSR to DXB 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 DXB to BSR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 3 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 DXB to BSR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kuwait International Airport (KWI) in Kuwait

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from BSR
  • Usually 74.30% less expensive than BSR
  • Nonstop flights available

See DXB to KWI flights


Flight Hacking DXB to BSR

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 DXB to BSR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beirut (DXB > BEY > BSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $577
  • Average savings: $135 (18.96%)

See DXB to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Iraqi, MEA, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Basrah International Airport to Dubai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 596 miles or 959 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to BSR flight is about 2 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Basra?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from DXB to BSR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDXB
Origination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates

Return Airport

Destination codeBSR
Destination airport nameBasrah International Airport


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