The cheapest times to fly from KBL to ANC are

  • January 15th to May 6th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 12th)
  • 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 KBL to ANC is mid October. Prices can be as high as $6579 for Wednesday flights during early July, or as low as $2049 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Kabul (KBL) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $2112 to $6196 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $2116. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $6438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4322 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2240 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KBL to ANC flight.

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

KBL to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KBL to ANC flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kabul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Anchorage, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Kabul. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1005 (31%) 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 $2177. Return trip prices are from the ANC to KBL 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 KBL to ANC 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 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking KBL to ANC

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 KBL to ANC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (KBL > IST > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1724
  • Average savings: $516 (23.04%)

See KBL to DEL flights

Hack #2: Delhi (KBL > DEL > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1974
  • Average savings: $266 (11.88%)

See KBL to IST flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (KBL > BOS > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $2048
  • Average savings: $192 (8.57%)

See KBL to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KBL to ANC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Hamid Karzai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5463 miles or 8792 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KBL to ANC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KBL to ANC flight is about 10 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Kabul and Anchorage, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from KBL to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KBL
Origination airport name Hamid Karzai International Airport
City Kabul
Country Afghanistan
Latitude 34.6
Longitude 69.2

Return Airport

Destination code ANC
Destination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150


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