Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2021
Cheapest prices for Afghanistan flights by month
The cheapest ticket to Afghanistan found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Afghanistan is currently October; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
When is the best time to fly to Afghanistan?
Average Kabul Khwaja Rawash flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
SYD - KBL
$1,442 - $2,632
3 - 30 °C
0 - 39 mm
October is typically the best time to fly to Afghanistan, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Afghanistan then March is statistically the hottest. February is historically the period with most rainfall.
When is the best time to book a flight to Afghanistan?
The price you pay for your flight to Afghanistan may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 58 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Afghanistan?
Tuesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Afghanistan. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Afghanistan?
Afghanistan flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.
How long is the flight to Afghanistan?
Travelers out of the UK who want to head to Afghanistan will be able to find a number of options. The shortest flight out of London is 10h, while the longest flight is 28h and 40m. If you will be departing from Liverpool instead, you can find some flights that will take you to Kabul. The shortest of the flights is 19h and 55m. The longest flight is 28h and 15m. Keep in mind that one of the factors that tend to add to the overall flight time will be the stopovers. This includes the number of stopovers and their duration.
Which cities offer direct flights to Afghanistan?
While you will not be able to find a nonstop flight from the UK to Afghanistan, you can find Afghanistan flight deals that will provide you with just a single stopover. Turkish Airlines has a flight out of Heathrow that has just a single stopover in Istanbul for 1h and 10m. From there, it travels to Khwaja Rawash Airport in Kabul. When travelling out of Liverpool, you will only be able to find options that have two stops. One flight plan leaving from LXC will start aboard an AccesRail plane and have a layover in Manchester of 3h and 40 minutes. You will then switch to Turkish Airlines and have a 6h and 15m layover in Istanbul before heading into Kabul.
What is the best way to travel around Afghanistan?
Travellers who head to Afghanistan need to think about how they are going to get around the country and the cities. You can find domestic flights to various areas of the country through Kam Air and Ariana Afghan Airways. The highways and roads around Kabul have been mostly restored from the 2001 conflict, but the roads in other areas are not always passable or safe.
What are some things to do in Afghanistan?
Afghanistan is an interesting country with a lot of history, which can be experienced and explored when visitors are in Kabul. The capital offers a range of parks, historical buildings, and ancient walls of the Bala Hissar citadel. You will also find a number of museums including Kabul Museum, which features a number of artefacts. The National Gallery is another museum, which includes historic and contemporary artwork. Another option is to visit the Red City, Shahr-i-Zohak, which is 17km from Bamiyan. There, you can find an ancient citadel. Other places to consider visiting include the Hindu Kush, Bibi Marhu Hill, and Babur’s Gardens.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Afghanistan?
British nationals who are going to be travelling to Afghanistan will need to have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of entry to the country. In addition, you will need to have a visa before you travel. You will not be able to get a visa once you are in Afghanistan.
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