The cheapest times to fly from BAL to ESB are

  • July 23rd to March 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BAL to ESB is early October. Prices can be as high as $201 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $53 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Ankara

Flying from Batman (BAL) to Ankara (ESB) will usually cost between $59 to $162 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $56. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $183. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $127 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $122 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BAL to ESB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BAL to ESB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BAL to ESB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BAL to ESB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Batman. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $6 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $120. Return trip prices are from the ESB to BAL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BAL to ESB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 49 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking BAL to ESB

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BAL to ESB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (BAL > SAW > ESB)

  • Price for both tickets: $97
  • Average savings: $25 (20.58%)

See BAL to SAW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BAL to ESB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Esenboga Airport to Batman Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 461 miles or 742 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BAL to ESB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BAL to ESB flight is about 1 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Batman and Ankara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from BAL to ESB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BAL
Origination airport name Batman Airport
City Batman
Country Turkey
Latitude 37.9
Longitude 41.1

Return Airport

Destination code ESB
Destination airport name Esenboga Airport
City Ankara
Country Turkey
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 33


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