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About Flights to Erbil

Summary info about Erbil flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$427

Best Round-Trip Price

$834

Fastest flight time

15h 25m

Operated By

5 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Erbil from United States in the last 72 hours is $427 (San Francisco to Erbil Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Erbil from United States in the last 72 hours is $834 (Chicago O'Hare Intl to Erbil Intl).
The fastest flight to Erbil from United States takes 15h 25m (Chicago O'Hare Intl to Erbil Intl).
There are 5 airlines operating flights to Erbil, including Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Turkish Airlines.

Cheapest flights to Erbil airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Erbil airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Erbil

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Erbil

Los Angeles (LAX) to Erbil (EBL)

Typically, flights to Erbil from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Erbil Intl, which has an average price of $1,107

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ERBIL FROM LOS ANGELESFebruary15% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Erbil costs on average just $943 in February
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ERBIL FROM LOS ANGELESJune33% more expensiveIt costs about $1,474 for flights to Erbil from Los Angeles in June
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ERBIL FROM LOS ANGELESJune361% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Erbil from Los Angeles in June than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Erbil?

Flights to Erbil International Airport (EBL) in the Kurdistan region of Iraq can be booked from the United States with varying travel times, depending on your departure point. For example, you can book flights to Erbil (EBL) from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) with a duration of just under 17 hours and one connection at Istanbul International Airport (IST) in Turkey. Flight deals to Erbil (EBL) also depart from the Midwest, with flights from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) in Illinois lasting about 17 hours 30 minutes and again stopping in Istanbul (IST). Even the west coast has flights to Erbil (EBL), such as departures from Seattle International Airport (SEA) in Washington, with a flight duration of just under 18 hours, and a single layover at Doha Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Qatar.

Presently nonstop flights to EBL Erbil from the United States are not available for booking, but there are alternate airports which you can depart from and still reach Erbil relatively quickly. For example, you can book a flight from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Virginia to Erbil (EBL), Iraq which lasts just under 17 hours with one stop in Istanbul (IST), Turkey. Southern departure points would include Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport (ATL) in Georgia, with a flight time of about 17 hours 30 minutes, and a single connection in Istanbul (IST). Originating on the west coast? Flights to Erbil (EBL) from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in California only last about 18 hours 30 minutes, with one connection in Istanbul (IST), Turkey.

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Erbil for $25/person, which is 98% cheaper than the average flight to Erbil. To find the cheapest price to Erbil from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The month of February is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Erbil from United States, with most prices found around $880. If you’re not able to fly to Erbil in February, then August is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Erbil during August average around $972.

You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Erbil from United States when booking 44 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Erbil for around $1,104 when searching 44 days out. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $834.

According to our data, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly to Erbil from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Thursday departure recently was $1,064. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. On the other hand, Tuesday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,161.

In the morning is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Erbil when you can find flight prices for as low as $1,039. Flying to Erbil in the morning is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights to Erbil are more costly at noon, with an average ticket price of $1,752. Departure times at noon fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

Those flying to Erbil could potentially find better pricing at Sulaymaniyah Int. Airport (85 mi from Erbil city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Erbil is Sulaymaniyah Int. Airport where the average price is $1,162pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Erbil flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Erbil found recently by users on momondo
Royal Jordanian
Sep 5
ORD7:30 amChicago O'Hare Intl
31h 35m
1 stop
EBL3:05 pmErbil Intl
Oct 10
EBL4:40 pmErbil Intl
27h 30m
1 stop
ORD8:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Royal Jordanian
Oct 17
ORD4:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
22h 45m
1 stop
EBL3:05 pmErbil Intl
Oct 26
EBL12:00 amErbil Intl
20h 10m
1 stop
ORD8:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 13
IAD12:55 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
21h 10m
1 stop
EBL10:05 amErbil Intl
Sep 21
EBL5:55 pmErbil Intl
28h 10m
1 stop
IAD10:05 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 20
IAD12:55 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
21h 10m
1 stop
EBL10:05 amErbil Intl
Sep 29
EBL11:35 pmErbil Intl
15h 55m
1 stop
IAD3:30 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 9
IAD6:35 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
21h 10m
1 stop
EBL3:45 pmErbil Intl
Oct 10
EBL5:55 pmErbil Intl
28h 10m
1 stop
IAD10:05 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 1
IAD6:35 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
15h 30m
1 stop
EBL10:05 amErbil Intl
Sep 30
EBL5:55 pmErbil Intl
28h 10m
1 stop
IAD10:05 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Erbil

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Erbil, view some of our deals below provided by Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Aug 23
SFO2:15 pmSan Francisco
22h 30m
1 stop
EBL12:45 pmErbil Intl
Turkish Airlines
Aug 22
LAX9:40 amLos Angeles
27h 05m
1 stop
EBL12:45 pmErbil Intl
Turkish Airlines
Aug 25
LAX2:35 pmLos Angeles
22h 10m
1 stop
EBL12:45 pmErbil Intl

Which airlines fly to Erbil?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Erbil

Which airlines fly to Erbil?

Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian and Lufthansa are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Erbil on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Erbil with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

Emirates Flights to Erbil

Emirates operates around 7 flights into Erbil in any given week. The most common departure point for these flights was from Dubai Intl, with the best round-trip Emirates deal found being $799 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Erbil). Users have rated Emirates 8.4/10 in over 129 reviews on momondo.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Erbil

$837 is the best round-trip Turkish Airlines deal to Erbil found on momondo in the last few days. The deal departed from Boston Logan Intl. Turkish Airlines has 10 flights to Erbil most weeks, with prices varying by availability. 135 momondo users have reviewed Turkish Airlines, scoring the airline a 8.1/10 on average.


Airports near Erbil

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

How do you get to the city center from Erbil’s airport?

Erbil International Airport (EBL) is located only a few miles from the Old Citadel, considered the heart of Erbil. To get to downtown from the airport, you'll need to hail a taxi or perhaps utilize a trusted private rideshare service. At this time there are no other public transportation services offered for transport to or from the airport.


Popular routes to Erbil

Most frequently searched flights to Erbil along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Washington, D.C. to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time14h 25m
Cheapest price$864
Los Angeles to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time16h 30m
Cheapest price$960
Chicago to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time15h 20m
Cheapest price$834
Berlin to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time14h 15m
Cheapest price$522
Istanbul to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time2h 30m
Cheapest price$312
London to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time7h 50m
Cheapest price$658
Baghdad to Erbil Flights
Fastest flight time1h 00m
Cheapest price$141

Visa requirements for visiting Erbil

United States citizens traveling to Erbil, Iraq must have a passport valid for at least six months after their date of arrival in the country. A visa is also required for all travelers to Iraq and the Kurdistan region.


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Best things to do and see in Erbil

Visitors to Erbil will surely want to see the ancient Citadel in the heart of the city, with its stunning views and incredible architecture. And while you're at the Citadel, why not experience the nearby Bazaar and soak up some local culture? Young families will love spending a day at the Shanidar Park or Majidi Land, and of course, history enthusiasts will marvel at the Syriac Heritage Museum and the Erbil Civilization Museum. Looking for some excitement away from the blazing sun? Then the Family Mall or the Royal Mall will surely satisfy your shopping desires, and don't forget to spend a day or two at the Korek Mountain Resort and Spa to rejuvenate before you leave town.


Flights to other cities in Iraq

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