The cheapest times to fly from EWR to ISU are

  • July 30th to March 4th (except the weeks of August 20th, October 22nd, December 17th, January 1st, and February 12th)

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 ISU is mid November. Prices can be as high as $7217 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $1051 for Sunday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Sulaymaniyah

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Sulaymaniyah (ISU) will usually cost between $1345 to $7157 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1630. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $6065. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4436 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3109 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to ISU flight.

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

EWR to ISU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to ISU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ISU, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into EWR. Fridays 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 $1237 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2108. Return trip prices are from the ISU to EWR 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 EWR to ISU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 38 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 ISU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Erbil International Airport (EBL) in Erbil

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from ISU
  • Usually 63.97% less expensive than ISU
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to EBL flights


Flight Hacking EWR to ISU

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 ISU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (EWR > LGW > ISU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1128
  • Average savings: $1981 (63.73%)

See EWR to LGW flights

Hack #2: Beirut (EWR > BEY > ISU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1178
  • Average savings: $1931 (62.12%)

See EWR to BEY flights

Hack #3: Sofia (EWR > SOF > ISU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1225
  • Average savings: $1884 (60.61%)

See EWR to SOF flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5918 miles or 9524 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to ISU flight is about 11 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Sulaymaniyah?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code ISU
Destination airport name Sulaymaniyah International Airport
City Sulaymaniyah
Country Iraq
Latitude 35.6
Longitude 45.3


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