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About Flights to Ankara

Summary info about Ankara flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


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Fastest flight time

20h 05m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Ankara from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,234 (Melbourne to Ankara Esenboga).
The best return flight price to Ankara from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,572 (Perth to Ankara Esenboga).
The fastest flight to Ankara from Australia takes 20h 05m (Brisbane to Ankara Esenboga).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Ankara, including Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways.

Cheapest flights to Ankara airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Ankara airports from your nearest city or airport


Sydney (SYD) to Ankara (ESB)

Typically, flights to Ankara from Sydney are cheaper when flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ankara Esenboga, which has an average price of $1,974

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM SYDNEYApril15% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Ankara costs on average just $1,688 in April
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM SYDNEYOctober27% more expensiveIt costs about $2,507 for flights to Ankara from Sydney in October
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ANKARA FROM SYDNEYMay870% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Ankara from Sydney in May than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Ankara?

Your flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Ankara Esenboga Airport will take approximately 21 hours if you opt for a one-stop journey. With two stops, the trip will take between 28 and 30 hours. Melbourne has flight deals that do the trip with only one stop over, with approximately 21 hour flight time. If you are flying from Brisbane, your flight with two stops will average 26 hours. You can also opt for a three-stop flight from Brisbane with up to a 38-hour travelling time. From Perth, you are looking at three-stop options only for your flight to Ankara and you can expect to be travelling between 51 and 56 hours.

Unfortunately there are no direct Ankara flight deals from any city in Australia. Flying from Sydney or Melbourne gives you the quickest flight option, both with one stop in Hamad Airport in Doha before heading off to Ankara, Turkey. This flight will take approximately 21 hours from both cities. Flying from Brisbane or Perth will mean a detour to Sydney to catch your Ankara flight. Here you can choose from two- or three-stop options that can stop at either Hamad International Airport in Doha or Sabiha Gokcen International Airport in Istanbul. Airlines that service this route include Qatar Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines and ANA.

If you aren’t able to travel during the month of April, then book flights to Ankara from Australia during February instead. Flights to Ankara in February, while not as cheap as those in April, still average around $1,752.

In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Ankara is about 33 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,974. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Ankara outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from Australia to Ankara for $1,572.

The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Ankara is on a Saturday. Travellers who choose to depart for Ankara on a Saturday will often find tickets for as low as $1,872. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Thursday because tickets tend to average around $2,070. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Ankara.

The cheapest time of day to fly to Ankara is at midday when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,630. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the evening when prices are $2,128 on average. Flights to Ankara from Australia in the evening are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.

Ankara flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Ankara found recently by users on momondo
Turkish Airlines
6 Aug.
38h 40m
2 stops
ESB12:00Ankara Esenboga
23 Nov.
ESB14:40Ankara Esenboga
23h 50m
2 stops
Turkish Airlines
7 Aug.
30h 35m
2 stops
ESB09:00Ankara Esenboga
23 Nov.
ESB12:50Ankara Esenboga
25h 40m
2 stops
Multiple Airlines
31 Oct.
31h 30m
2 stops
ESB14:05Ankara Esenboga
20 Nov.
ESB17:55Ankara Esenboga
30h 35m
2 stops
Multiple Airlines
16 Aug.
35h 30m
2 stops
ESB23:00Ankara Esenboga
31 May
ESB16:45Ankara Esenboga
23h 25m
2 stops
Multiple Airlines
31 Oct.
31h 30m
2 stops
ESB14:05Ankara Esenboga
20 Nov.
ESB17:55Ankara Esenboga
30h 35m
3 stops
Turkish Airlines
5 Sep.
SYD07:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
32h 00m
2 stops
ESB15:00Ankara Esenboga
3 Dec.
ESB13:50Ankara Esenboga
33h 00m
2 stops
SYD22:50Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Ankara

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Ankara, view some of our deals below provided by Qatar Airways
Multiple Airlines
30 Jul.
43h 00m
3 stops
ESB04:05Ankara Esenboga
Multiple Airlines
30 Jul.
28h 55m
2 stops
ESB14:00Ankara Esenboga
Qatar Airways
30 Jul.
20h 25m
1 stop
ESB14:45Ankara Esenboga

Which airlines fly to Ankara?

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

Which airlines fly to Ankara?

Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines and Singapore Airlines are the most popular airlines that fly from Australia to Ankara on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Ankara with these airlines and other airlines flying from Australia.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Ankara

Turkish Airlines is a popular choice for users travelling to Ankara. It operates 64 flights every week to Ankara, most often flying from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as $1,177 (from Melbourne) have been found by momondo users. In 128 reviews, momondo users have rated Turkish Airlines at an average score of 8.3/10.

Qatar Airways Flights to Ankara

$1,568 is the best return Qatar Airways deal to Ankara found on momondo in the last few days. The deal departed from Brisbane. Qatar Airways has 8 flights to Ankara most weeks, with prices varying by availability. 328 momondo users have reviewed Qatar Airways, scoring the airline a 7.9/10 on average.

Airports near Ankara

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

How do you get to the city centre from Ankara Esenboga Airport?

When you arrive in Ankara, you will find that car shuttles are an extremely popular way of getting around. There are numerous companies to choose from when booking a car transfer. You can also use the service Ankara Airport Transfers, part of the airport's services. If you catch a bus, bus line 442 is very popular and runs consistently throughout the day and night. This trip will take approximately an hour to reach central Ankara. Taxis can be found in great numbers outside the airport; alternatively the yellow cab system is safe, reliable and has been running for years.

Popular routes to Ankara

Most frequently searched flights to Ankara along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Melbourne to Ankara Flights
Fastest flight time20h 25m
Cheapest price$1,791
Sydney to Ankara Flights
Fastest flight time21h 45m
Cheapest price$1,852
Perth to Ankara Flights
Fastest flight time17h 45m
Cheapest price$1,769
Brisbane to Ankara Flights
Fastest flight time24h 50m
Cheapest price$2,108

Visa requirements for visiting Ankara

Australian passport holders will need to obtain a visa before travelling to Ankara as either a tourist or for business. This can be obtained quite quickly online. There is a standard four-day waiting period or a rush option that you will pay slightly more for. Your visa will be valid for 90 days in Turkey.

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Best things to do and see in Ankara

What can you do and see in Ankara

A historical gem of a city, the Turkish capital holds a great many wonders for lovers of history, arts and culture. If you book your trip in the month of April, you will be surrounded by the sounds of traditional Turkish music all month; the Ankara Music Festival gets in full swing every year, spreads into the streets and incorporates not only Turkish, but surrounding countries’ musical cultures too. Fans of history will be interested in the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations, one of Ankara’s most visited museums. See relics and learn about Anatolia’s pre classical-era human history. Another popular site is the Mausoleum of Ataturk (Anitkabir), which holds the remains of Mustafa Kemal, founder of the state of Turkey. The architecture is the main attraction of the mausoleum. Art fans can see Turkish art history at Cer Modern or Ankara Painting and Sculpture Museum, and for a day out, visit Ankara Citadel, the ancient castle that is one of Ankara’s most recognised symbols.

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