The cheapest times to fly from EBL to ATL are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • August 6th to September 23rd (except the weeks of August 13th and August 20th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 EBL to ATL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2123 for Monday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1218 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Erbil (EBL) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1539 to $1949 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1444. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2052. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $608 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1724 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EBL to ATL flight.

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

EBL to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EBL to ATL flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Erbil. 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 fly to ATL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into EBL. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Erbil. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $151 (8%) 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 $1682. Return trip prices are from the ATL to EBL 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 EBL to ATL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking EBL to ATL

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 EBL to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (EBL > IST > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $888
  • Average savings: $836 (48.49%)

See EBL to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (EBL > SAW > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $896
  • Average savings: $829 (48.06%)

See EBL to IST flights

Hack #3: Ankara (EBL > ESB > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1033
  • Average savings: $691 (40.08%)

See EBL to ESB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EBL to ATL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, atlasglobal, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Erbil International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6572 miles or 10577 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EBL to ATL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EBL to ATL flight is about 12 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Erbil and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from EBL to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeEBL
Origination airport nameErbil International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeATL
Destination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States


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