The cheapest times to fly from ELQ to MIA are

  • January 29th to July 29th (except the weeks of February 5th, March 12th, May 28th, June 4th, and June 11th)

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 MIA is early May. Prices can be as high as $2979 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $1000 for Monday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Gassim (ELQ) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $1020 to $2037 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1192. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1264 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1469 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELQ to MIA flight.

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

ELQ to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELQ to MIA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Al Qassim. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Miami, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Al Qassim. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $258 (15%) 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 $1354. Return trip prices are from the MIA 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 MIA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ELQ to MIA

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 ELQ to MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (ELQ > IST > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $846
  • Average savings: $623 (42.41%)

See ELQ to CAI flights

Hack #2: Cairo (ELQ > CAI > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1067
  • Average savings: $402 (27.37%)

See ELQ to IST flights

Hack #3: Riyadh (ELQ > RUH > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1105
  • Average savings: $364 (24.78%)

See ELQ to RUH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7255 miles or 11676 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELQ to MIA flight is about 14 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Gassim and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ELQ to MIA.


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 MIA
Destination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3


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