Cheap Flights to Istanbul

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Cheapest Flights to Istanbul

Do you want to buy a flight ticket to Istanbul and are looking for good deals? Use the Planet of Hotels service, which finds and compares all possible options, helping you to choose a ticket at an affordable price from leading airways and low-cost companies. On our website, you can easily find a flight ticket to Istanbul and save money. Our system searches and analyzes direct and connecting flights, offering tickets to Istanbul at minimum fares. All you have to do is choose the best deal that suits you.

Briefly About Flights to Istanbul

The city has 2 airports: Istanbul Sabiha (SAW), Istanbul (IST). 

From March to April, the ticket price is lower. But do not forget that weather conditions during this period can cause disruptions in flight schedules and ruin your travel plans. The minimum price during this period is $403. May, June, July are the most attractive for a visit — the passenger flow is at maximum, but the airfare is much higher. 

TAP (TP), TAP Air Portugal (TP), United (UA), Spirit Airlines (NK), Frontier Airlines (F9), Virgin Atlantic (VS), Air Caraibes (TX), Norwegian (DY), Air Canada (AC), KLM (KL) and a few low-cost companies offer the lowest fares and most convenient flights. According to the statistics of our service, May, June, July, as well as Christmas and New Year's Eve dates are the most popular among users. The average price for a flight during these periods is $1,279.

Finding Flight Tickets to Istanbul

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What Does the Price of Flight Tickets to Istanbul Depend on?

  • The choice of the airline is the key factor in forming the ticket price. Budget carriers offer the most affordable deals and discounts on airline tickets to Istanbul.
  • It is more cost-effective to book round-trip tickets to Istanbul. This fare will be more favorable than two separate one-way tickets. It is more efficient to buy a one-way ticket for low-cost flights.  
  • A trip to Istanbul with carry-on luggage will be the most budget option.
  • During the daytime and after 23:00, the load on the search system is lower. At this time of day, it is possible to book tickets to Istanbul at a lower price.
  • The search system often offers cheap tickets to Istanbul for connecting flights. 
  • The most reliable way to book a flight ticket to Istanbul at the minimum fare is to do it in advance. When booking a ticket 1 day before a departure, you can save a lot of money.
  • The price of tickets to Istanbul also depends on the day of the week. It is advantageous to plan a trip in the middle of the week. Most people travel on weekends, so the demand for tickets on Sunday, Wednesday, Saturday is maximum, and the cost will be higher than on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.
  • Flights at night or early in the morning are usually cheaper.
  • The cheapest tickets to Istanbul are in the period from March to April. The highest fares for the flight are in May, June, July, and on New Year's dates.

Flights costs to Istanbul

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JFK
Tu, 24 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
Flight time - 15 h 18 min
Connecting flights
15 h 18 min
Direct
IST
Tu, 24 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Tu, 31 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 15 h 53 min
Connecting flights
15 h 53 min
Direct
JFK
Tu, 31 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $727

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JFK
Mo, 23 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
Flight time - 15 h 36 min
Connecting flights
15 h 36 min
Direct
IST
Mo, 23 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Tu, 31 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 15 h 1 min
Connecting flights
15 h 1 min
Direct
JFK
Tu, 31 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $735

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EWR
Tu, 10 Aug
New York Newark
Flight time - 14 h 29 min
Connecting flights
14 h 29 min
Direct
IST
Tu, 10 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Th, 26 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 15 h 38 min
Connecting flights
15 h 38 min
Direct
JFK
Th, 26 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $736

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JFK
Th, 26 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
Flight time - 15 h 27 min
Connecting flights
15 h 27 min
Direct
IST
Th, 26 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Tu, 31 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 14 h 44 min
Connecting flights
14 h 44 min
Direct
JFK
Tu, 31 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $752

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LAX
Su, 08 Aug
Los Angeles International
Flight time - 17 h 59 min
Direct flights
17 h 59 min
Direct
IST
Su, 08 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Th, 26 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 16 h 30 min
Direct flights
16 h 30 min
Direct
LAX
Th, 26 Aug
Los Angeles International
from $962

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EWR
Tu, 24 Aug
New York Newark
Flight time - 12 h 33 min
Direct flights
12 h 33 min
Direct
IST
Tu, 24 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Mo, 30 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 12 h 25 min
Direct flights
12 h 25 min
Direct
JFK
Mo, 30 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $1,009

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EWR
Su, 08 Aug
New York Newark
Flight time - 12 h 11 min
Direct flights
12 h 11 min
Direct
IST
Su, 08 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Mo, 16 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 12 h 18 min
Direct flights
12 h 18 min
Direct
JFK
Mo, 16 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $1,009

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EWR
Mo, 23 Aug
New York Newark
Flight time - 12 h 25 min
Direct flights
12 h 25 min
Direct
IST
Mo, 23 Aug
Istanbul
IST
Mo, 30 Aug
Istanbul
Flight time - 12 h 47 min
Direct flights
12 h 47 min
Direct
JFK
Mo, 30 Aug
New York John F. Kennedy
from $1,009

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Cheap airline tickets to Istanbul

Check out flights at the most favorable prices

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 24 Aug. - Mo, 30 Aug.
from$819

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 23 Aug. - Mo, 30 Aug.
from$788

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 10 Aug. - Th, 26 Aug.
from$736

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Th, 26 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$752

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Su, 8 Aug. - Mo, 16 Aug.
from$755

Atlanta -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 17 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$764

Atlanta -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 9 Aug. - Tu, 24 Aug.
from$764

Atlanta -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 10 Aug. - Tu, 17 Aug.
from$766

Atlanta -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 2 Aug. - Tu, 17 Aug.
from$768

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Th, 12 Aug. - We, 18 Aug.
from$796

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
We, 18 Aug. - We, 25 Aug.
from$786

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Th, 19 Aug. - Mo, 23 Aug.
from$777

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 16 Aug. - Fr, 27 Aug.
from$778

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 3 Aug. - Fr, 27 Aug.
from$1,018

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Su, 1 Aug. - Mo, 9 Aug.
from$781

Los Angeles -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 17 Aug. - Fr, 27 Aug.
from$782

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
We, 11 Aug. - We, 18 Aug.
from$1,033

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Su, 22 Aug. - Sa, 28 Aug.
from$783

New York -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 2 Aug. - Mo, 30 Aug.
from$1,009

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 16 Aug. - Mo, 30 Aug.
from$788

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Tu, 17 Aug. - Tu, 24 Aug.
from$788

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Su, 22 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$788

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
Mo, 23 Aug. - Mo, 30 Aug.
from$788

Chicago -

Istanbul

Roundtrip
We, 11 Aug. - Su, 22 Aug.
from$788

Flight schedules to Istanbul

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Flight
Departure
Arrival
Route
Flights schedule
United
ABQ
IST
Albuquerque — Istanbul

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Qatar Airways
JFK
IST
New York — Istanbul

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Turkish Airlines
JFK
IST
New York — Istanbul

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jetBlue
FLL
SAW
Fort Lauderdale — Istanbul

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Emirates
IAH
IST
Houston — Istanbul

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Su

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Turkish Airlines
IAH
IST
Houston — Istanbul

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United
JFK
IST
New York — Istanbul

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Qatar Airways
DTW
SAW
Detroit — Istanbul

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Qatar Airways
SFO
SAW
San Francisco — Istanbul

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Turkish Airlines
LAX
IST
Los Angeles — Istanbul

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Turkish Airlines
ORD
IST
Chicago — Istanbul

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TAP
DTW
IST
Detroit — Istanbul

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United
LAX
SAW
Los Angeles — Istanbul

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Qatar Airways
ORD
SAW
Chicago — Istanbul

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Su

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Qatar Airways
LAX
SAW
Los Angeles — Istanbul

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Su

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Turkish Airlines
BOS
IST
Boston — Istanbul

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Royal Jordanian
BUF
IST
Buffalo — Istanbul

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Su

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Aeroflot
LAX
IST
Los Angeles — Istanbul

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Su

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Emirates
JFK
IST
New York — Istanbul

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Su

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Emirates
SFO
IST
San Francisco — Istanbul

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Su

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Turkish Airlines
SFO
IST
San Francisco — Istanbul

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Su

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Finnair
BOS
SAW
Boston — Istanbul

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Qatar Airways
SNA
SAW
Santa Ana — Istanbul

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Su

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jetBlue
FLL
IST
Fort Lauderdale — Istanbul

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British Airways
XNA
IST
Fayetteville — Istanbul

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FAQ

How many airports are there in Istanbul?

The number of airports in Istanbul — 2 - Istanbul Sabiha (SAW), Istanbul (IST).

Which airlines operate direct flights to Istanbul?

Direct flights to Istanbul are performed by 1 airline: Turkish Airlines.

What month is the cheapest to book a ticket to Istanbul?

The cheapest month for flying to Istanbul is April.

Which flights to Istanbul are the cheapest?

The cheapest flights to Istanbul are New York Newark → Istanbul ($403), Miami International → Istanbul ($424), Washington Dulles → Istanbul ($442), New York John F. Kennedy → Istanbul ($444), Chicago O'Hare International → Istanbul ($447).

How many days before a departure will the tickets to Istanbul be the cheapest?

As a rule, you can buy cheap tickets to Istanbul 1 day before departure.

On what day of the week is it the cheapest to fly to Istanbul?

The most beneficial day for flying to Istanbul is Tuesday. The most expensive day is Sunday.

How much does a ticket to Istanbul cost?

Airplane ticket prices to Istanbul start at $403.

Which airport is more convenient to fly to in Istanbul?

The distance from the city center to the airport is Istanbul Sabiha - 30.66 km, Istanbul - 35.44 km.

How many airlines perform flights to Istanbul?

Airplanes of 66 airlines from 136 airports fly to Istanbul.

Which airlines operate flights to Istanbul?

Airplanes of Turkish Airlines (TK), Qatar Airways (QR) are the most frequent ones flying to Istanbul.

How many direct flights are performed to Istanbul?

Every week, there are 78 direct flights to Istanbul.

From which cities are the most frequent flights to Istanbul?

The most popular flights to Istanbul are from Chicago, New York, Washington, Miami, San Francisco.

How long does a flight to Istanbul last?

The flight duration depends on the departure airport. Here are some examples of flight durations on the most popular destinations: Chicago - Istanbul: 15 h 51 min, New York - Istanbul: 14 h 31 min, Washington - Istanbul: 15 h 7 min, Miami - Istanbul: 17 h 17 min, San Francisco - Istanbul: 19 h 24 min

With which cities does Istanbul have direct flight connections?

Direct flights are available from Istanbul to Chicago, New York, Washington, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Boston, Atlanta.

Hotels in Istanbul

Plan your trip in advance — choose the best hotel in Istanbul
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Radisson Residences Vadistanbul
from $129
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Empire Suite Hotel
from $65
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The Craton Hotel Sisli
from $65
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Arts Hotel Istanbul - Special Class
from $421
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Antis Hotel-Special Category
from $43
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Tria Hotel Istanbul-Special Category
from $49
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Piya Sport Hotel
from $58
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Hilton Istanbul Bomonti
from $77
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Galata Times Boutique Hotel
from $60
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The Westist Hotel & Spa
from $72
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Seven Hills Palace & Spa
from $130
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Raffles Istanbul
from $410