The cheapest times to fly from KWI to ABI are

  • January 15th to March 4th (except the week of January 29th)
  • April 2nd to May 13th
  • June 25th to July 15th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the week of October 29th)

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 KWI to ABI is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2959 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1708 for Wednesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Abilene

Flying from Kuwait (KWI) to Abilene, TX (ABI) will usually cost between $1709 to $2388 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1708. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2477. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $769 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1761 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KWI to ABI flight.

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

KWI to ABI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KWI to ABI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kuwait City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ABI, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into KWI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Abilene, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Kuwait City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $143 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1828. Return trip prices are from the ABI to KWI 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 KWI to ABI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking KWI to ABI

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 KWI to ABI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (KWI > JFK > ABI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1195
  • Average savings: $567 (32.17%)

See KWI to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (KWI > IAD > ABI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1308
  • Average savings: $453 (25.72%)

See KWI to JFK flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (KWI > ORD > ABI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1309
  • Average savings: $452 (25.67%)

See KWI to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KWI to ABI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abilene Regional Airport to Kuwait International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7678 miles or 12357 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KWI to ABI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KWI to ABI flight is about 14 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuwait and Abilene, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from KWI to ABI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKWI
Origination airport nameKuwait International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeABI
Destination airport nameAbilene Regional Airport
CityAbilene, TX
Countrythe United States


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