The cheapest times to fly from TBS to ESB are

  • May 7th to July 29th
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 29th, and November 26th)

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 TBS to ESB is early October. Prices can be as high as $355 for Thursday flights during late October to early November, or as low as $226 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Ankara

Flying from Tbilisi (TBS) to Ankara (ESB) will usually cost between $242 to $328 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $260. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October to early November, with an average price of $296. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $35 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $282 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TBS to ESB flight.

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

TBS to ESB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TBS to ESB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tbilisi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $69 (22%) 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 $248. Return trip prices are from the ESB to TBS 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 TBS to ESB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking TBS to ESB

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 TBS to ESB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (TBS > SAW > ESB)

  • Price for both tickets: $190
  • Average savings: $92 (32.62%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Azerbaijan Airlines, Flynas, LOT, Lufthansa, Pegasus, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 633 miles or 1019 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TBS to ESB flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Tbilisi and Ankara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 122 available flights from TBS to ESB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TBS
Origination airport name Tbilisi Airport
City Tbilisi
Country Georgia
Latitude 41.7
Longitude 45

Return Airport

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


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