The cheapest times to fly from KWI to MED are

  • September 10th to March 11th (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 KWI to MED is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $371 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $233 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Medina

Flying from Kuwait (KWI) to Medina (MED) will usually cost between $233 to $322 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $237. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $346. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $109 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KWI to MED flight.

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

KWI to MED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KWI to MED flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kuwait City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MED, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into KWI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Medina, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Kuwait City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $22 (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 $250. Return trip prices are from the MED 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 MED can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Alitalia, atlasglobal, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, flyadeal, flydubai, Flynas, Gulf Air, Jazeera, Kuwait Airways, MEA, Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport to Kuwait International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 603 miles or 970 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KWI to MED flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuwait and Medina?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from KWI to MED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKWI
Origination airport nameKuwait International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMED
Destination airport namePrince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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