In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Erbil for $78/person, which is 92% 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.
If you aren’t able to travel during the month of March, then book flights to Erbil from United States during October instead. Flights to Erbil in October, while not as cheap as those in March, still average around $936.
We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Erbil 59 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Erbil for $1,123. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $733.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Erbil from United States is on a Thursday. momondo users have found tickets for Thursday departures for as low as $927. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around $1,033. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Erbil.
Our data shows that the cheapest United States to Erbil flights are usually those with departure times in the evening. Our users have found flights to Erbil in the evening for as low as $967. Flights to Erbil are more costly at noon, with an average ticket price of $1,504. 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 $1,013pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Iraq travel restrictions include travel to Erbil. Airports in Federal Iraq have reopened with limited service. Face coverings are mandatory on flights and in airports. Thermal temperature screening is in place at airport entrances and for arrival passengers. Individuals traveling to Iraq are required to carry out a COVID-19 test 48 hours prior to the flight and should be prepared to present results at passport control. All travelers arriving from abroad will be requested to quarantine for 14 days and may be requested to provide proof of reservation in a hotel for the duration of the quarantine period. Erbil International Airport and Sulaymaniyah International Airport are scheduled to reopen with reduced service August 1. Travelers arriving at Erbil International Airport must have a negative COVID-19 test result that is less than 48 hours old. Travelers without a COVID-19 result will be tested at their cost. Arriving travelers must sign a pledge to quarantine for 48 hours at their destination until they receive results. As the situation is changing rapidly, all travelers entering the Kurdistan region, regardless of previous travel, should be aware they could be subject to screening and restrictions upon arrival at the direction of the regional health department, including being quarantined at a facility and for a duration mandated by the regional health department. If you are planning to travel to Erbil at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.