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Cheap Flights from Athens to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - ATH to IST Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 12:41 AM

Popular flights from Athens to Istanbul Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 12:41 AM

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Turkish
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Alitalia
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TAROM
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Athens to Istanbul (ATH to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Athens to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be EUR98.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Athens to Istanbul (ATH to IST)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Athens to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Athens to Istanbul

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Athens to Istanbul should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days EUR143 EUR179
7-14 days EUR148 EUR180
14-21 days EUR143 EUR175
21-30 days EUR131 EUR170
30-60 days EUR101 EUR165
60-90 days EUR87 EUR160
90+ days EUR87 EUR166

Cheapest Day To Fly from Athens to Istanbul

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Athens to Istanbul.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
EUR90 EUR87 EUR101 EUR101 EUR101 EUR104 EUR101

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Athens to Istanbul

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Athens to Istanbul.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Athens Istanbul Turkish 6/30/16 7/1/16 1 EUR245
July Athens Istanbul Aegean 7/22/16 7/27/16 0 EUR131
August Athens Istanbul Aegean 8/4/16 8/13/16 0 EUR101
September Athens Istanbul Aegean 9/13/16 9/20/16 0 EUR87
October Athens Istanbul Aegean 10/14/16 10/16/16 0 EUR87
November Athens Istanbul Aegean 11/7/16 11/11/16 0 EUR87
December Athens Istanbul Aegean 12/17/16 12/21/16 0 EUR87
January Athens Istanbul Aegean 1/14/17 1/21/17 0 EUR87

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Athens to Istanbul

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Athens to Istanbul.

Next 30 Days

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17 18 19 20 21 22 23
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Athens to Istanbul (ATH to IST)

Your Athens to Istanbul flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Athens to Istanbul is EUR776.

The average price for non-stop flights from Athens to Istanbul is EUR108.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Athens to Istanbul.

Nonstop Flight Details from Athens to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Aegean 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 08:20 19:10
Pegasus 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:15 12:15
Turkish 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:45 22:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Athens to Istanbul (ATH to IST)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Athens to Istanbul. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Athens to Istanbul is EUR504.

The average price for round trip flights from Athens to Istanbul is EUR650.

Athens to Istanbul Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Athens to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Athens to Istanbul flight time is an hour and 24 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Athens and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Athens to Istanbul is 535 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Athens to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 56 direct flights from Athens to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Athens to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Athens and Istanbul.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Athens and Istanbul, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Athens - ATH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Athens to Mytilini Aegean, Air Berlin, Ryanair, Sky Express, Lufthansa, Olympic, Austrian, TAROM, Volotea EUR169
Athens to Alexandroupolis Aegean, Olympic EUR169
Athens to Limnos Aegean, Ryanair, Sky Express, Olympic EUR169
Athens to Samos Aegean, Air Berlin, Ryanair, NIKI, Iberia, Olympic, Austrian, Vueling EUR169
Athens to Thessaloniki Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air Nippon*, Eurowings, Ryanair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Olympic, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling EUR40
Athens to Kavala Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Eurowings, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Olympic, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS EUR169
Athens to Rhodes Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Air Nippon*, Ryanair, Sky Express, Iberia, Meridiana, Luxair, Lufthansa, Olympic, Austrian, SAS, Jetairfly, easyJet, Vueling EUR60
Athens to Chios Aegean, Ryanair, Sky Express, Olympic EUR174
Athens to Kos Aegean, Air Berlin, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Air Nippon*, Ryanair, Sky Express, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Olympic, Austrian, Jetairfly, easyJet, Vueling EUR167

Cheap International Flights from Athens - ATH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Athens to London Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Volotea, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, Sunexpress, Monarch EUR127
Athens to Paris Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Blue Panorama, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Volotea, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, Sunexpress EUR131
Athens to Varna Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Air Nippon*, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, easyJet, WIZZ, Sunexpress EUR240
Athens to Bucharest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air Nippon*, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ EUR91
Athens to Sofia Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air Nippon*, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ EUR105
Athens to Ankara Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Alitalia, Bulgaria Air, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Turkish EUR161

Cheap Domestic Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Izmir to Istanbul Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish, SunExpress EUR42
Thessaloniki to Mytilini Aegean, Air Berlin, Alitalia, Ryanair, Lufthansa, Olympic, Austrian, TAROM, Volotea EUR101

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Thessaloniki to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Air Nippon*, Ryanair, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, SunExpress EUR146
Heraklion - Iraklion to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, Air Nippon*, Eurowings, Ryanair, transavia.com, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, TUIfly, Sunexpress, SunExpress EUR165
Chania to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Ryanair, NIKI, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet, Sunexpress EUR151
Kos to Istanbul Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Ryanair, transavia.com, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Turkish, easyJet, TUIfly, SunExpress Check Dates
Thira to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, transavia.com, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish EUR221
Mytilini to Istanbul Aegean, Air Berlin, Atlasjet, Turkish EUR218
Samos to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, NIKI, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish EUR224
Mykonos to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, NIKI, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet, FlexFlight, WIZZ, SunExpress EUR218
Chios to Istanbul Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Adria, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet EUR236
Limnos to Istanbul Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Air Malta, Austrian, TAROM, Turkish Check Dates
Leros to Istanbul Aegean, Air Berlin, Austrian, Turkish Check Dates
Kefallinia to Istanbul Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, KLM, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish EUR192
Thessaloniki to London Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Nippon*, Eurowings, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ, Monarch EUR123
Cheap Flights from Athens to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from EUR87 Round trip from ATH to IST