The cheapest times to fly from EWR to ECN are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 EWR to ECN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $3162 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $955 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Northern Cyprus

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Ercan (ECN) will usually cost between $1047 to $2555 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1133. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2612. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1480 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1548 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to ECN flight.

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

EWR to ECN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to ECN flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ECN. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Northern Cyprus. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $329 (17%) 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 $1328. Return trip prices are from the ECN to EWR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EWR to ECN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 50 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 EWR to ECN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Larnaka International Airport (LCA) in Larnaca

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from ECN
  • Usually 52.20% less expensive than ECN
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to LCA flights

Destination alternative #2: Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) in Beirut

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ECN
  • Usually 47.22% less expensive than ECN
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to BEY flights


Flight Hacking EWR to ECN

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 EWR to ECN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (EWR > IST > ECN)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $674 (43.54%)

See EWR to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (EWR > SAW > ECN)

  • Price for both tickets: $922
  • Average savings: $627 (40.47%)

See EWR to SAW flights

Hack #3: Antalya (EWR > AYT > ECN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1013
  • Average savings: $536 (34.59%)

See EWR to AYT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to ECN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ercan Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5472 miles or 8806 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to ECN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to ECN flight is about 10 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Ercan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from EWR to ECN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeEWR
Origination airport nameNewark Liberty International Airport
CityNewark, NJ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeECN
Destination airport nameErcan Airport


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