The cheapest times to fly from ELQ to BAH are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • June 4th to July 1st
  • August 20th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)
  • November 26th to December 23rd (except the week of December 3rd)

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 BAH is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $337 for Tuesday flights during late May, or as low as $254 for Monday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Bahrain

Flying from Gassim (ELQ) to Manama (BAH) will usually cost between $254 to $300 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $254. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $318. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $64 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $259 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELQ to BAH flight.

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

ELQ to BAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELQ to BAH 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 $0.38, which is a bit 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $11 (3%) 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 $265. Return trip prices are from the BAH 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 BAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 45 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 ELQ to BAH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: King Fahd International Airport (DMM) in Dammam

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from BAH
  • Usually 36.87% less expensive than BAH
  • Nonstop flights available

See ELQ to DMM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Cathay Pacific, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Qantas, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 425 miles or 684 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELQ to BAH flight is about 1 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Gassim and Manama?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from ELQ to BAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeELQ
Origination airport namePrince Naif Bin Abdulaziz Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia

Return Airport

Destination codeBAH
Destination airport nameBahrain International Airport


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