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About Flights to Ankara

Summary info about Ankara flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$252

Best Round-Trip Price

$691

Fastest flight time

14h 40m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Ankara from United States in the last 72 hours is $252 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Ankara Esenboga).
The best round-trip flight price to Ankara from United States in the last 72 hours is $691 (Los Angeles to Ankara Esenboga).
The fastest flight to Ankara from United States takes 14h 40m (Newark to Ankara Esenboga).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Ankara, including Lufthansa.

Ankara flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Ankara?

If you’re not able to fly to Ankara in February, then January is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Ankara during January average around $815.

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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Ankara?

The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Ankara is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $1,108. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Ankara on Sunday is $1,406.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Ankara?

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Ankara is at noon. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Ankara at noon for as low as $1,031. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Try not to purchase tickets in the evening because they tend to be around $1,577. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

How long does it take to fly to Ankara?

The flight from United States to Ankara depends on which airports you’re departing and arriving from and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Los Angeles (a popular airport in United States) to Ankara Esenboga (the most popular airport in Ankara), then the flight time is 19h 10m on average. If you fly from San Francisco (another popular airport in United States) to Ankara Esenboga, then the average flight time is 17h 45m.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Ankara?

The ideal time to book your flight to Ankara is 56 days in advance when prices tend to average $1,145. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $1,030.

Cheapest flights to Ankara airports

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Los Angeles
Ankara

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Ankara

Los Angeles (LAX) to Ankara (ESB)

Typically, flights to Ankara from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Ankara Esenboga, which has an average price of $1,135

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM LOS ANGELESFebruary41% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Ankara costs on average just $674 in February
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM LOS ANGELESJuly38% more expensiveIt costs about $1,561 for flights to Ankara from Los Angeles in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM LOS ANGELESAugust305% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Ankara from Los Angeles in August than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Ankara

How long does it take to fly to Ankara?

Travel time from the United States to Ankara, Turkey depends on the origin city, as well as the number and duration of layovers. From Los Angeles to Ankara, flight deals take between 19 hours and 24 hours and 10 minutes. Flights from Chicago can take anywhere from 13 hours and 50 minutes to 25 hours, and flights from New York can take anywhere from 13 hours to 15 hours.

Where can you fly directly into Ankara from?

Nonstop flights from the United States to Ankara, Turkey are not currently available. Flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as well as from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) stop either in Frankfurt am Main (FRA) or in Istanbul (IST). Flight deals from New York, originating from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), stop in Istanbul (IST), while flights from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) stop in Frankfurt am Main (FRA).

During the warmer months, hikers around the Ankara area find that parks like Kugulu Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Ankara in April, May, or June.



Ankara flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Ankara found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Dec 4
LAX6:50 amLos Angeles
27h 10m
2 stops
ESB10:00 amAnkara Esenboga
Dec 12
ESB3:40 amAnkara Esenboga
17h 45m
1 stop
LAX9:25 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Nov 22
JFK12:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
20h 55m
3 stops
ESB9:20 amAnkara Esenboga
Dec 2
ESB5:55 pmAnkara Esenboga
31h 05m
3 stops
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Lufthansa
Dec 4
LAX10:05 amLos Angeles
37h 10m
1 stop
ESB11:15 pmAnkara Esenboga
Dec 12
ESB3:40 amAnkara Esenboga
17h 45m
1 stop
LAX9:25 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Dec 4
LAX5:20 amLos Angeles
18h 50m
2 stops
ESB12:10 amAnkara Esenboga
Dec 12
ESB3:40 amAnkara Esenboga
26h 29m
2 stops
LAX6:09 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Nov 22
JFK12:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
21h 15m
2 stops
ESB9:40 amAnkara Esenboga
Dec 2
ESB5:55 pmAnkara Esenboga
31h 05m
3 stops
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Lufthansa
Nov 22
EWR12:30 pmNewark
14h 40m
1 stop
ESB3:10 amAnkara Esenboga
Dec 2
ESB3:40 amAnkara Esenboga
18h 25m
1 stop
EWR10:05 pmNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Ankara

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Ankara, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Nov 9
JFK12:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
20h 55m
3 stops
ESB9:20 amAnkara Esenboga
Multiple Airlines
Nov 9
JFK12:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 35m
2 stops
ESB1:00 pmAnkara Esenboga
Multiple Airlines
Nov 8
JFK7:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 30m
2 stops
ESB12:00 amAnkara Esenboga

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Which airlines fly to Ankara?

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Which airlines fly to Ankara?

Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to Ankara from United States are Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Ukraine International Airlines and Qatar Airways. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Ankara

Turkish Airlines will jet to Ankara around 80 times in an average week. Where you fly from will dictate what kind of deals you can get for Turkish Airlines, but prices as low as $783 have been found from Boston Logan Intl to Ankara. Turkish Airlines has scored 8.0/10 in momondo user reviews.

Lufthansa Flights to Ankara

Lufthansa flights to Ankara can start from as low as $616 (round-trip, from Boston Logan Intl, found in the last 72 hours). Over 5 flights that Lufthansa operates to Ankara in a normal week, prices can vary significantly. The most popular Lufthansa flight to Ankara is from Munich Franz Josef Strauss. Lufthansa has been rated 7.2/10 by momondo users, in 405 reviews.


Airports near Ankara

Below you will find all the airports in Ankara along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from the Ankara airport?

From the Ankara Esenboğa Airport to Ankara city center you have either the option of an airport shuttle, a taxi, or a public bus. The Havas Shuttle takes you to the ASTI Bus Terminal in under an hour, departing regularly from the airport. Bus 442 can be found at the exit of the Arrivals Gate of both Domestic and International Terminals. Taxis are available 24/7 and can be found at both terminals as well. There are no ridesharing apps in Ankara.


Popular routes to Ankara

Most frequently searched flights to Ankara along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
New York to Ankara Flights
Fastest flight time14h 40m
Cheapest price$711

Visa requirements for visiting Ankara

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Ankara?

US citizens will need an e-visa as well as a valid passport for traveling to Turkey. It is possible to prepare, submit, and pay for your application online. Upon finalizing this, be sure to print out your visa for presentation at border inspection. Processing fees are not too expensive.


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Best things to do and see in Ankara

What can you see and do in Ankara?

The capital of Turkey has a mix of modern and ancient to keep you busy exploring all facets of Turkish culture. Get a good oversight of Turkish history at the Ankara Castle, originally built as a military defense, and has fantastic 360 views of the city. You can also get great views from the Atakule, with open terraces over the city. For more culture and history, head to the Anitkabir, a beautiful museum that is best seen with an audio guide, there is so much to pack in. The Museum of Anatolian Civilizations has a great overview of archaeology exhibits while the Çengelhan Rahmi M. Koç Museum highlights the country’s history of transport and industry. The Roman Baths are a great way to learn about Roman history, while the Haci Bayram Mosque is considered one of the most historically significant and most visited mosques in Turkey. If you want to do a bit of shopping, head to the Kuyumcular Çarşısı in Beypazarı, famous for its silver craft and jewelry. Try to visit Ankara during April-May when a bunch of festivals are held, from the Ankara International Film Festival, Ankara Music Festival, the Ankara International Cartoon Festival, and the Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival.


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