The cheapest times to fly from ESB to STR are

  • September 17th to March 25th (except the week of September 24th)

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 STR is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $688 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $122 for Friday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Stuttgart

Flying from Ankara (ESB) to Stuttgart (STR) will usually cost between $154 to $423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $150. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $531. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $381 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ESB to STR flight.

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

ESB to STR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ESB to STR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Ankara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $35 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $256. Return trip prices are from the STR 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 STR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 20 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ESB to STR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from STR
  • Usually 7.94% less expensive than STR
  • Nonstop flights available

See ESB to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from STR
  • Usually 5.48% less expensive than STR
  • Nonstop flights available

See ESB to FRA flights


Flight Hacking ESB to STR

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 STR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (ESB > IST > STR)

  • Price for both tickets: $258
  • Average savings: $7 (2.46%)

See ESB to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, Alitalia, Eurowings, LOT, Lufthansa, Onur Air, Pegasus, SAS, SunExpress, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1306 miles or 2102 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ESB to STR flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Ankara and Stuttgart?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 95 available flights from ESB to STR.


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 STR
Destination airport name Stuttgart Airport
City Stuttgart
Country Germany
Latitude 48.7
Longitude 9.2


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