The cheapest times to fly from SAT to DOH are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 19th to May 13th
  • October 8th to November 11th
  • November 26th to December 9th

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 SAT to DOH is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1935 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1041 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Doha

Flying from San Antonio, TX (SAT) to Doha (DOH) will usually cost between $1111 to $1780 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1111. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1813. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $702 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1505 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAT to DOH flight.

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

SAT to DOH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAT to DOH flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Antonio. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DOH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SAT. Saturdays 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 $111 (7%) 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 $1350. Return trip prices are from the DOH to SAT 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 SAT to DOH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 40 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from SAT to DOH while comparing.

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

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from DOH
  • Usually 6.64% less expensive than DOH
  • 2-layover flights available

See SAT to DMM flights

Destination alternative #2: Bahrain International Airport (BAH) in Manama

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from DOH
  • Usually 1.53% less expensive than DOH
  • 2-layover flights available

See SAT to BAH flights


Flight Hacking SAT to DOH

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 SAT to DOH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (SAT > JFK > DOH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1058
  • Average savings: $447 (29.7%)

See SAT to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SAT > LGA > DOH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1063
  • Average savings: $443 (29.4%)

See SAT to LGA flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (SAT > IAH > DOH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1066
  • Average savings: $440 (29.2%)

See SAT to IAH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SAT to DOH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Doha International Airport to San Antonio International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8160 miles or 13132 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SAT to DOH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAT to DOH flight is about 15 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between San Antonio, TX and Doha?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SAT to DOH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SAT
Origination airport name San Antonio International Airport
City San Antonio, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.5
Longitude -98.5

Return Airport

Destination code DOH
Destination airport name Doha International Airport
City Doha
Country Qatar
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 51.6


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