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Book flights to Biskra

Biskra, Algeria, is a city situated in the heart of the Sahara Desert. Known as the "Queen of the Zibans," it's a place where tradition meets modernity. The city is renowned for its warm climate, palm groves, and local culture. The local population is dedicated life to collecting, sorting and processing dates even if you do not like dates, there are a huge number of fresh fruits and vegetables! Biskra's charm lies in its unique architecture, busy markets, and the warmth of its people. Biskra, Algeria, is a city that promises an unforgettable experience.

Fancy a trip to Biskra? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Biskra. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Biskra no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Biskra

You have choices when it comes to reaching Biskra. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Biskra.

Mohamed Khider International Airport

This is the closest international airport to Biskra, located just 12 kilometres away from the city centre. It serves as the main gateway for travellers visiting Biskra and offers domestic and limited international flights.


Houari Boumediene Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Biskra, you can fly into Algiers, the capital city of Algeria. Houari Boumediene Airport is the largest international airport in Algeria and offers numerous domestic and international flights. From Algiers, you can either take a connecting flight or travel by road to Biskra, which is approximately 400 kilometres away.


Constantine Mohamed Boudiaf International Airport

Another option for travellers is to fly into Constantine's international airport, located around 200 kilometres northeast of Biskra. This airport offers domestic and limited international flights. From Constantine, you can hire a car or take a bus to reach Biskra.


Batna International Airport

Batna's international airport is approximately 250 kilometres east of Biskra. It serves as a regional airport with limited international connections. If you choose to fly into Batna, you can then take a road trip or use public transportation to reach Biskra.

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Buy your flights to Biskra and pay later

Rather than paying for your Biskra flights upfront, you can instead use Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) solutions to help you split the cost of your flights into more manageable instalments.

You'll get greater flexibility when planning the budget for your trip to Biskra! You won't need to pay any interest, however, this will depend on the specific terms set by the lending provider.

Enjoy hassle-free travel today when you book your flights to Biskra and pay later at Alternative Airlines.

Things to do in Biskra

Biskra has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

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The Oasis of Biskra

Biskra, the "Queen of the Zibans," has stunning oases showcasing natural beauty and agricultural heritage. Explore palm groves, witness traditional farming, and savour famous dates. Tranquillity and warm hospitality make it a must-visit.

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The Old Town of Biskra (La Vieille Ville)

Discover the Old Town's history through its narrow streets and traditional architecture. Explore vibrant marketplaces with spices and local crafts. Immerse yourself in the blend of Arab, Berber, and French colonial influences through ancient mosques and buildings. A cultural and historical feast awaits.

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The Hammam Sidi Yahia

Experience traditional Algerian relaxation at Hammam Sidi Yahia. This historic bathhouse offers therapeutic hot springs, rejuvenating soaks, steam baths, and massages. Immerse yourself in Biskra's social and cultural fabric while enjoying the healing properties of the hammam. It's a unique way to connect with the local community.