Arriving in Erbil

Book your flights to Erbil with Etihad Airways and find yourself on the way to one of the world’s most ancient cultural and historical cities. Erbil offers an insight into its ancient traditions, while still providing the modern amenities and attractions that present day travellers desire.

Plan Your Erbil Visit

This ancient cultural destination has something to offer everyone, providing tourists with many attractions to entice them to travel to Ebril. History enthusiasts can find their way to the historic and famous Citadel of Erbil. The Kurdish Textile Museum offers beautiful, traditional and locally produced textiles for tourists to purchase. Minaret Park is one of the oldest archaeological and cultural wonders, and provides a marvellous insight into the local culture.

Autumn to spring, which include the mild winter months, are the best time to visit Erbil. You can find cheap hotels in Erbil right next to the Citadel in the off season summer months. If travelling in the peak season, you should aim to book your hotel and your tickets to Erbil in advance. Take advantage of the great flight deals to Erbil that Etihad has to offer, and make plans for an enjoyable and memorable holiday.

Flying from Kalimantan

Book your flights from Kalimantan with Etihad Airways and reach your final destination with ease. Enjoy the excellence of a company that has ten years of experience in the air and that has always prioritised the service it gives to its passengers.

Major Airports in Kalimantan

Sepinggan Airport (BPN) is located about 5km to the east of the city of Balikpapan. It is a unique facility that reflects the local architecture and offers modern and functional services. It is currently the busiest airport in Borneo, with an average of 5.5 million passengers a year.

Airport Transportation in Kalimantan

The primary mode of transportation on the island is minibuses, which are quick and inexpensive. However, due to their irregular schedules, a better alternative, if you are in a hurry or have a lot of luggage, is to take a taxi to Sepinggan Airport. 

At present, there is no train to Sepinggan Airport, but you can always take a public bus. From cities such as Samarinda, Bontang, Sangatta, and Kalimantan itself, there are various bus lines to Sepinggan Airport that have relatively regular schedules.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Kalimantan to Erbil on which you will be travelling in comfort and style.