The cheapest times to fly from ELQ to AHB are

  • January 22nd to March 18th
  • July 16th to September 2nd
  • October 15th to January 7th (except the week of December 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 ELQ to AHB is early August. Prices can be as high as $438 for Monday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $166 for Tuesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Abha

Flying from Gassim (ELQ) to Abha (AHB) will usually cost between $188 to $356 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $187. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $381. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $207 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELQ to AHB flight.

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

ELQ to AHB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELQ to AHB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Al Qassim. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AHB, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into ELQ. Mondays 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 $16 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $211. Return trip prices are from the AHB to ELQ 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 ELQ to AHB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, EgyptAir, flyadeal, flydubai, Flynas, Saudia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abha Airport to Prince Naif Bin Abdulaziz Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 562 miles or 904 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELQ to AHB flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Gassim and Abha?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from ELQ to AHB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AHB
Destination airport name Abha Airport
City Abha
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 18.2
Longitude 42.7


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