Cheap flights to Beirut

Flights to Beirut in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$1,383Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$1,246From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Beirut
One-way from$685One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Beirut (BEY)

Cheap flights to Beirut in January, February 2022

The best prices found for BEY flights for January, February
22 Feb. - 8 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

23h 25m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,261

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/20/22

1 Feb. - 7 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

23h 25m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,264

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/19/22

29 Jan. - 20 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

26h 50m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,276

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/19/22

Beirut 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Beirut found for this year
1 Jun. - 15 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

27h 40m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

32h 40m
$1,246

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

12 Jul. - 24 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

22h 40m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

32h 40m
$1,247

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/19/22

4 Jun. - 4 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

22h 40m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

32h 40m
$1,249

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/18/22

Last minute flights to Beirut

Late deals on return flights to Beirut, departing today and this week
29 Jan. - 20 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

1 stop

26h 50m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,276

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/19/22

30 Jan. - 20 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

2 stops

34h 15m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,283

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/18/22

29 Jan. - 20 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BEY

Beirut

2 stops

29h 35m
BEY

Beirut

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

20h 20m
$1,300

Multiple Airlines

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Can I fly to Beirut from Australia right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Australia to Beirut

Most visitors from Australia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Beirut.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Beirut.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Beirut.

Documents
Pre-Registration Form - Travelers must fill a registration form before traveling to Lebanon.

Contact Tracing App - iOS - Mandatory

Contact Tracing App - Android - Mandatory


Can I fly back to Australia from Beirut?

Returning to Australia from Beirut

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Beirut must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Beirut are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Beirut?

The cheapest ticket to Beirut found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$1,139

February

$1,046

March

$1,043

April

$1,307

May

$1,254

June

$1,485

July

$1,633

August

$1,436

September

$1,403

October

$1,024

November

$1,059

December

$1,533

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Beirut is October. The most expensive month for flights is July. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Beirut?

Average Beirut flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - BEY

Price

$1,024 - $2,403

BEY

Temperature

12 - 26 °C

BEY

Precipitation

0 - 180 mm

Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, April is seen as the time to fly to Beirut, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. July sees the temperatures in Beirut peak to their warmest. January tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Beirut?

The price you pay for your flight to Beirut may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 59 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 Beirut?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Beirut. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Beirut?

Flights in the afternoon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Beirut. Flights at midday are usually the most expensive.

When to fly

April to June is the best time to book a flight to Beirut, when the temperatures sit around 18 to 24 degrees Celsius. If you do happen to travel to Beirut during June, be sure not to miss ‘The Beirut Spring Festival’. This event showcases international performances, from theatre, music, dance and other areas, all focusing around themes of tolerance, cultural diversity, in particular in societies which face violence and injustice. The festival has free admission to all and takes place in various venues across the city.

Throughout the months of July, August and September, the climate can be uncomfortably hot, so it is advised not to book flights to Beirut during this time. August can also be quite muggy which some visitors may not enjoy, whilst January and February are the coldest months, where temperatures fall to around 11 degrees. During the cooler months there is still plenty to do, in particular, the Al Bustan Festival, from February through to March. This annual celebration of classical music and dance is a must-see for classical music lovers. Best time to book a cheap flight to Beirut and join curious locals and international visitors who flock to the area to see some celebrated performers and musicians from across the globe.

How long is the flight to Beirut?

Flight times from Australia to Beirut range from 17h-21h. The quickest one-stop flight time from Perth Airport takes 17h 15m. The shortest flight from Sydney Airport to Beirut takes approximately 19h 15m, while the quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Beirut-Rafic Hariri International Airport, Beirut takes 20h 15m. However, some flights may take as long as 33 hours, based on the waiting duration and number of stops.

Where can you get direct flights to Beirut?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights to Beirut, Lebanon from Australia. However, you can find quick one-stop flights from most of the major airports. Qantas Airways and Emirates Airlines service one-stop flights from Sydney Airport, Melbourne Airport, and Perth Airport with layovers at Dubai International Airport. Etihad Airways and Virgin Australia provide flights from Brisbane Airport and Melbourne Airport with layovers at Abu Dhabi International. You can also get one-stop Beirut flight deals, leaving from Sydney and Perth with a stopover at Doha Hamad International Airport serviced by Qatar Airways. If you’re leaving from Adelaide International Airport, you’ll find one-stop flights by Qatar Airways, Qantas Airways, and Emirates with stopovers at Doha or Dubai, depending on the airline.

How do you get from Beirut airport to the city centre?

Taxis provide a quick way of getting to the city centre. Depending on traffic, it typically takes 30 minutes to complete the 9-km drive from the airport. You’ll find taxi ranks located outside the Arrivals Hall (at the ground level). Authorized Beirut taxis are usually colored white and feature registrations in the back. Some taxi companies provide pre-booking services. If you prefer a more independent means of transportation, car rentals booths are available at the ground level of the airport’s main terminal.

What are some things to do in Beirut?

Beirut offers lots of attractions, restaurants, bars, and more. You can visit the Ottoman-influenced Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque, the National Museum of Beirut, or Marty’s Square. Rue Gouraud is famous for its culinary scene, with cafes, bars, and lounges. The city also offers several guided tours that showcase some of Beirut’s rich history. In addition, you can soak up some sun at any of the city’s popular private beach clubs, or tee off at the city’s golf club. You can also go scuba diving and explore shipwrecks and underwater caves, or enjoy a leisurely stroll on Corniche Beirut, the city’s seaside promenade. Visiting the ruins of Baalbek (City of the Sun) is a popular pick with most tourists, but will require taking a two-hour drive beyond the city limits.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Beirut?

Visits to Beirut require a visa and a passport that is valid for at least three months beyond your estimated period of stay in Beirut. You can get a one-month gratis visa (free) on arrival at Beirut International Airport, Beirut. However, longer stay visas will require prior arrangements with the Lebanese consulate.

What is the climate like in Beirut?

Beirut has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate and rarely gets cold. However, the winter months, December through March, can be quite rainy.

What is the best way to travel around Beirut?

Don’t try to navigate the crazy traffic in a rental car, instead opt for taxis or ‘service’ taxis, which are shared taxis; they aren’t quite as convenient as getting your own but they’re a bit cheaper. Be aware that Lebanese taxi drivers are notorious for overcharging by two to three times the real value of a ride.

Beirut insider information

Because of its French colonial history, many Beirutis (yes, Beirutis), speak French – and a little French can go a long way. A simple ‘Bonjour’ when you enter a café, shop, or taxi can establish a good initial impression with whoever you’re about to do business with. And of course, don’t forget to say ‘Merci’ whenever appropriate.

There is no public transportation from Beirut–Rafic Hariri international airport (BEY) to the city, so once your flight lands take either an airport-certified taxi or a regular taxi. Bargain for the price.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Beirut?

Travelers will need to book flights to Beirut (BEY) if they wish to fly to Beirut. The Beirut airport is 7.8 km from the city center.