Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2021
Cheapest prices for Bahrain flights by month
The cheapest ticket to Bahrain found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Bahrain is currently August; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
When is the best time to fly to Bahrain?
Average Manama Bahrain Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
JNB - BAH
R8 126 - R13 501
Flying to Bahrain in August is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round.
When is the best time to book a flight to Bahrain?
Peak season in Bahrain falls between November and February. This is when the weather is cooler and less humid, allowing tourists to get out and see more. You’ll be able to find some flight deals during this time, particularly at the start and end of the season when the cheapest flights to Bahrain are available. December and January are the most expensive months to travel, though you will still be able to find some cheap flights to Bahrain during this time.
Between June and September, the weather is almost unbearably hot in Bahrain making it difficult to get out and about and see everything on offer. In March there are several cheap flights to Bahrain when the weather starts to get cooler. Tourists might want to avoid travelling during Ramadan as many public restrictions are imposed.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Bahrain?
The cheapest flights to Bahrain are usually found when departing on a Thursday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Monday.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Bahrain?
At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Bahrain trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.
Gulf Air, British Airways, and Emirates are the major airlines that run the cheapest flights to Bahrain. With a number of routes there are stops in either London or Dubai along the way. There are a handful of flights throughout the week, giving you plenty of choice on flight deals within your budget.
Airports at the destination and positions relative to the city
Bahrain International Airport is the country’s major airport that services cheap flights to Bahrain from the UK. It’s located about 7km away from Manama, the capital of Bahrain, and takes about 15 minutes if you’re driving.
How to get from the airport to the city centre?
Bahrain International Airport is located 7km from the capital city of Manama and is the major hub where cheap flights to Bahrain land. It’s easy to get into the capital city from the airport with a number of public and private transport options.
Bus Services: There is a regular bus service that travels between Manama city centre and Bahrain International Airport. The journey time is around 1 hour 30 minutes and picks passengers up from directly outside the terminal.
Taxis: There are plenty of taxis waiting outside the terminal. Journey time to the centre of Manama is short at about 30 minutes depending on your final destination. Taxis will also take you to other major hotspots in Bahrain. Prices and journey times depend on where you’re going and the time of the day.
Hints and tips connected to navigating between terminals
Bahrain International Airport only has one terminal, making it easy for passengers to navigate. Cheap flights to Bahrain land and depart from the same terminal so there’s no need to get any extra transport once you’ve landed or arrived at the airport.