Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Ankara (ESB)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga are usually found in May or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Ankara (ESB)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to ESB flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Ankara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Ankara.
SFO - ESB
Price
$932 - $1,393
ESB
Temperature
33.8 - 73.4 °F
ESB
Precipitation
0.8 - 2.4 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$932

From San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga

One-way from

$850

One-way flight from San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Ankara?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco to Ankara. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Ankara.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Ankara (SFO - ESB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Ankara in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 19% on flights from San Francisco to Ankara compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,239. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,239.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Ankara?

Flights from San Francisco to Ankara lean towards being more expensive in September. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Ankara in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $838.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Ankara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SFO to ESB flights for December, January
14 Jan - 19 Jan
$852pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
14 Jan - 19 Jan
$936pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
14 Jan - 19 Jan
$942pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Ankara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ankara from San Francisco found for this year
15 Dec - 21 Dec
$1,118pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
15 Dec - 21 Dec
$1,199pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Dec - 15 Jan
$1,221pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Ankara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Ankara from San Francisco, departing today and this week
14 Dec - 30 Dec
$1,660pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
ESB
Ankara Esenboga
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Esenboga from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Ankara
5:40 pm - 11:10 am
Lufthansa
1 Stop
30h 30m
SFO - ESB
Lufthansa
$850
FareScan
1:15 pm - 3:00 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
26h 45m
SFO - ESB
Turkish Airlines
$1,147
Flyus
7:49 pm - 10:15 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
27h 26m
SFO - ESB
Multiple Airlines
$1,313
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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Ankara

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa flying from San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Ankara for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Ankara for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $823, but on average you can expect to pay $905.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Ankara for under $1,700?

There are currently 1+ open flights from San Francisco to Ankara within the next 7 days for less than $1,700.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Ankara round-trip?

Lufthansa, at $823, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Ankara. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Turkish Airlines. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Ankara for 32% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Ankara one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $564 on Lufthansa. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Turkish Airlines from $1,147 and Qatar Airways from $1,376 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Ankara?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Ankara is generally $1,308, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $890. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Ankara Esenboga), you can expect to pay $852 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Ankara, Turkey

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Ankara from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Ankara Esenboga

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Ankara Esenboga.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for rt-pcr (naat) and 48 for antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Ankara Esenboga.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Ankara Esenboga.

Documents
Form for Entry to Turkey - Mandatory to fill 72h before arrival.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Ankara?

Returning to San Francisco from Ankara Esenboga

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ankara Esenboga must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ankara Esenboga are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Ankara

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Destination information for Ankara

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Ankara.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺13.70
Average temperature for December in Ankara
42.8 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Ankara
1.2 ″

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