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Summary info about Eritrea flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£199

Best Round-Trip Price

£474

Fastest flight time

13h 55m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Eritrea from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £199 (London Luton to Asmara Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Eritrea from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £474 (London Heathrow to Asmara Intl).
The fastest flight to Eritrea from United Kingdom takes 13h 55m (London Heathrow to Asmara Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Eritrea, including Turkish Airlines, Egypt Air and Ethiopian Air.

Eritrea flights insights and trends

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How long is the flight from United Kingdom to Eritrea?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in United Kingdom, such as London Heathrow or Manchester, and flying into the most popular airport in Eritrea (Asmara Intl), then you can expect flight times to average 9h 25m and 11h, respectively.

Which airlines fly to Eritrea?

You can find flights to Eritrea from 4 airlines. If you’re unsure which to fly with, consider booking your flight with Ethiopian Air, Egypt Air or Turkish Airlines as these are the most popular among our users. Ethiopian Air is the most favoured with 34% of momondo travellers booking flights with this airline.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Eritrea? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country
Asmara

Asmara

Cicero Stadium

Roman Catholic Cathedral of Asmara

Fiat Tagliero Building


Cheapest flights to cities in Eritrea

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Useful information for your flight to Eritrea

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What is the cheapest flight to Eritrea?

The cheapest flights to Eritrea recently found by momondo users are £232 with Ethiopian Air, £320 with flydubai, and £403 with Egypt Air.

What is the most popular airport in Eritrea to fly to?

What is the best day of the week to fly to Eritrea?

Flying to Eritrea on a Sunday or Monday is your best option since this is when flight prices tend to be at their lowest for the week. The most expensive day of the week to fly to Eritrea is on a Saturday.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Eritrea?

Prices for flights to Eritrea are refreshed on a daily basis.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Eritrea?

Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Eritrea.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Eritrea?

The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Eritrea may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Eritrea. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Recent flights found to popular cities in Eritrea

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Cheapest flight routes to Eritrea

These routes have the cheapest flights to Eritrea found by momondo users in United Kingdom
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
LondonAsmara16h 15m£580
ManchesterAsmara11h 00m£864
BirminghamAsmara22h 15m£1,196

Best things to do and see in Eritrea

What popular events take place in Eritrea?

Eritrea flight deals will open you up to a world of Eastern African cultures. If planning a trip to this diverse country, you can find several annual events that are fun, historical and politically significant to the locals. One of the biggest events is the Eritrea National Festival in the first ten days of August. All regions showcase their culture in traditional storytelling, movies, concerts, sports, arts, drama and more. It’s usually held on the Expo grounds in Asmara, and as many as 800 000 people attend annually. Martyrs Day is another big cause for celebration in Eritrea, an official holiday that celebrates the freedom fighters who fought for the country’s liberation. It is a serious yet beautiful holiday on the 20th of June. Fenkil Day on the 10th of February honours the patriots of Operation Fenkil, which ended colonial rule. Thousands of people make the annual pilgrimage to Massawa to participate. Independence Day on the 24th of May is a more colourful celebration of the annual calendar, with carnivals, parades, concerts and street performances celebrating the countries freedom from colonisation.

Is Eritrea known for specific food/cuisine?

Eritrea has an evolved cuisine that is rich and spicy, with Italy’s colonisation influence seeping through. Remarkably similar to Ethiopian food, meat is a common staple, and they consume much less fish than other African countries. A delicious traditional dish worth trying is tseghi, a stew served with injera, also known as flatbreads. The dipping and eating culture of Eritrea important to locals. A common way for a group of diners to eat together is with many injeras and a variety of dishes and strews served on a tray while everyone shares. Hand-eating together is popular and traditional. A spice mix known as berbere is used in many dishes. It gets added to most meat dishes, such as dorho, which is an entire chicken stewed up. Many locals enjoy kitcha fit-fit for breakfast, which is pieces of pancake tossed in butter and spice. Common beverages include Suwa, a homemade beer brewed from corn and barley. Coffee is traditionally ritualistic and favoured by all, from the local coffees to Italian roasts. It is consumed in vast amounts. There is even a coffee ceremony that takes place when visiting friends. Eritrea food is well worth getting stuck into on your visit.

What can you see and do in Eritrea?

Cheap flights to Eritrea will see you in a country that is unspoilt, beautiful and filled with natural wonders. It is a great place for a unique holiday off the beaten track, from beaches to small surrounding islands, vast archaeological ruins, and interesting culture. One of the oldest ports in the world is Massawa on the Red Sea. Although having been bombed over the years, it is a fantastic look at the transportation portal that formed much of the country’s economy. While you are there, take a look at the Imperial Palace that originally dates back to the 16th-century. Walking around in Asmara is fun with its quaint neighbourhoods, Italian coffee shops left over from the colonial days and street cafes. It has an Italian village feel about it whilst still being distinctively African. In the Dahlak Archipelago, you will find the Dahlak Marina National Park. Unspoilt by tourists, you will find a wonderful ecosystem with dolphins, turtles and manta rays. A great place to dive. Qohaito is a famous archaeological site housing the ruins of the Safra’s Dam and King Saba’s palace. When visiting Eritrea, you will find many ruin sites and ancient history that is mind-blowing in its undisturbed natural form.

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Eritrea?

As a UK citizen, you will need to apply for a visa at the Embassy of Eritrea. This can take between five and ten working days to receive after application, and they are valid for 90 days. Your passport will need to be up to date to fly too.


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    You can take advantage of momondo’s Price Alerts by first searching for your flights to Eritrea. Flight offers will be shown to you in real-time. From there you can create a Price Alert by using our on-site widget.

  • How can I save money on flights to Eritrea with momondo?

    By using tools like our “Price Calendar”, you can see the best day to fly round-trip for your travels. Our “Price Forecast” tool uses AI to predict whether you should purchase or hold off on booking for potentially cheaper prices. Explore shows you all flight options from a city or airport to build your own unique adventure. The Discover blog also provides valuable insights for saving money while booking your experience. After searching you can toggle on “Price Alerts” to track prices for your desired flight and book at the ideal moment.

  • How does momondo find its flight prices?

    We compare prices from 700+ competitors to help you find the price that works best for you. momondo operates in over 30 international markets, bringing you access to a wide range of fares and deals. Search for your travel using momondo for a diverse range of options from airlines and OTAs.


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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Eritrea?

momondo collates all your flight options in one place and lets you filter them to find the perfect flight to Eritrea. momondo saves you time and could save you money on your trip.

Can I find flights to Eritrea with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to Eritrea to just show those with flexible booking policies.

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