The cheapest times to fly from SAW to HRG are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • November 26th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and 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 SAW to HRG is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $380 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $153 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Hurghada

Flying from Istanbul (SAW) to Hurghada (HRG) will usually cost between $156 to $322 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $153. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $331. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $179 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $203 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAW to HRG flight.

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

SAW to HRG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAW to HRG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Istanbul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $25 (11%) 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 $211. Return trip prices are from the HRG to SAW 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 SAW to HRG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 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 SAW to HRG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH) in Sharm El Sheikh

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from HRG
  • Usually 5.19% less expensive than HRG
  • Nonstop flights available

See SAW to SSH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SAW to HRG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alitalia, EgyptAir, Emirates, Kuwait Airways, Nile Air, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hurghada International Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 982 miles or 1580 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SAW to HRG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAW to HRG flight is about 2 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Istanbul and Hurghada?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SAW to HRG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SAW
Origination airport name Sabiha Gokcen Airport
City Istanbul
Country Turkey
Latitude 40.9
Longitude 29.3

Return Airport

Destination code HRG
Destination airport name Hurghada International Airport
City Hurghada
Country Egypt
Latitude 27.2
Longitude 33.8


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