The cheapest times to fly from ESB to BUR are

  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of November 26th and January 29th)

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 ESB to BUR is early March. Prices can be as high as $5614 for Wednesday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $542 for Monday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Burbank

Flying from Ankara (ESB) to Burbank, CA (BUR) will usually cost between $602 to $4670 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $601. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $5048. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4447 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1150 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ESB to BUR flight.

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

ESB to BUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ESB to BUR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Ankara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BUR, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ESB. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Burbank, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Ankara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $716 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2296. Return trip prices are from the BUR to ESB 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 ESB to BUR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ESB to BUR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from BUR
  • Usually 38.65% less expensive than BUR
  • 1-layover flights available

See ESB to LAX flights


Flight Hacking ESB to BUR

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 ESB to BUR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (ESB > ARN > BUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $690
  • Average savings: $461 (40.04%)

See ESB to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (ESB > CPH > BUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $693
  • Average savings: $458 (39.78%)

See ESB to ARN flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (ESB > IST > BUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $379 (32.91%)

See ESB to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Asiana, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bob Hope Airport to Esenboga Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6985 miles or 11241 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ESB to BUR flight is about 13 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Ankara and Burbank, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from ESB to BUR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code BUR
Destination airport name Bob Hope Airport
City Burbank, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 34.2
Longitude -118.4


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