In general, September is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Sylhet. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $1,042. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of September, then book flights to Sylhet from United States during February instead. Flights to Sylhet in February, while not as cheap as those in September, still average around $1,120.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to Sylhet is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $1,161. 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 Sylhet on Sunday is $1,500.
Currently, Bangladesh travel restrictions include travel to Sylhet. Bangladesh has suspended flights from Bhutan, Hong Kong, India, Kuwait, Nepal and Thailand. Flights from Bahrain, China, Malaysia, the Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Turkey, UAE and the UK are permitted to operate; however, effective from August 1, the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh has restricted the number of passengers on flights to and from Bangladesh to 260 on aircrafts with two aisles and 140 on one-aisle aircrafts. Travelers with pre-arranged visas must have medical certificates issued within 72 hours before departure stating that they are not affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). The certificates must be in English or translated into English. Business travelers with a return/onward ticket may enter Bangladesh, provided they have a confirmation letter issued by the Bangladesh Board of Investment (BOI). The letter must contain a BOI registration number, and the accredited inviting organization must have notified the Immigration authorities prior to arrival. Business travelers must also present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. Travelers with Bangladesh origins without symptoms of COVID-19 will be required to self-isolate in Dhaka for 14 days upon arrival. Those who exhibit symptoms of COVID-19 or do not submit the above medical certificate will be institutionally quarantined in Dhaka for 14 days. If you are planning to travel to Sylhet at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.