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Cheap Flights from Cairo to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - CAI to IST

Popular flights from Cairo to Istanbul

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Egyptair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
04/08/2016 10/08/2016 ج.م.‏ 2,496
Pegasus Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
16/05/2016 19/05/2016 ج.م.‏ 5,452
Turkish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
04/08/2016 10/08/2016 ج.م.‏ 2,584
02/09/2016 07/09/2016 ج.م.‏ 2,584

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairo to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ج.م.‏ 2,540.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI to IST)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cairo 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 Cairo to Istanbul

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ج.م.‏ 2,558 ج.م.‏ 3,383
7-14 days ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 3,250
14-21 days ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 3,339
21-30 days ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 3,144
30-60 days ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 3,321
60-90 days ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 3,321
90+ days ج.م.‏ 2,496 ج.م.‏ 3,321

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairo to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 2,540 ج.م.‏ 2,540 ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 2,540 ج.م.‏ 2,531 ج.م.‏ 2,558

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Cairo to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 19/05/16 01/06/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,531
June Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 25/06/16 03/07/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,531
July Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 25/07/16 28/07/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,531
August Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 04/08/16 10/08/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,496
September Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 05/09/16 12/09/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,540
October Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 19/10/16 27/10/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,531
November Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 04/11/16 11/11/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,540
December Cairo Istanbul Egyptair 01/12/16 10/12/16 0 ج.م.‏ 2,558

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
ج.م.‏ 2,647
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
ج.م.‏ 2,647 ج.م.‏ 2,629
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
ج.م.‏ 2,629 ج.م.‏ 2,540
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
ج.م.‏ 2,540 ج.م.‏ 3,428
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
ج.م.‏ 3,428

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI to IST)

Your Cairo 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 Cairo to Istanbul is ج.م.‏ 4,378.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cairo to Istanbul is ج.م.‏ 2,575.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cairo to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Egyptair 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:50 14:20
Turkish 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 02:50 21:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI 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 Cairo 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 Cairo to Istanbul is ج.م.‏ 5,586.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairo to Istanbul is ج.م.‏ 3,827.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cairo to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ, Monarch ج.م.‏ 3,241
Cairo to Athens Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal ج.م.‏ 2,496
Cairo to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 3,170
Cairo to Bucharest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 2,948
Cairo to Antalya Atlasjet, Egyptair, Turkish ج.م.‏ 3,792
Cairo to Varna Aegean, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Meridiana, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM ج.م.‏ 5,665
Cairo to Ankara Egyptair, Turkish ج.م.‏ 3,792
Cairo to Izmir Atlasjet, Egyptair, Turkish ج.م.‏ 3,792
Cairo to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Egyptair, Nile Air, Air Cairo, Singapore, AlMasria ج.م.‏ 3,330
Cairo to Moscow Egyptair, S7, Aeroflot, Ural, UTAir ج.م.‏ 5,159
Cairo to Sofia Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Germania, Tap Portugal, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 3,126
Cairo to Rome Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 2,611
Cairo to Thessaloniki Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Nippon*, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal ج.م.‏ 2,940
Cairo to Larnaca Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Nippon*, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Vueling, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 2,114
Cairo to Frankfurt Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, TUIfly, Sunexpress ج.م.‏ 3,135
Cairo to Beirut MEA, Egyptair ج.م.‏ 2,087
Cairo to Amsterdam Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet ج.م.‏ 2,416
Cairo to Bodrum Egyptair, Turkish ج.م.‏ 3,792
Cairo to Alexandroupolis Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Austrian, SAS Check Dates
Cairo to Vienna Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, TUIfly ج.م.‏ 2,629
Cairo to Dalaman Egyptair, Pegasus, Turkish ج.م.‏ 3,774
Cairo to Rhodes Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Austrian, SAS, Tap Portugal ج.م.‏ 3,002
Cairo to Budapest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 2,975
Cairo to Munich Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Air Nippon*, Air Dolomiti, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, TUIfly, Sunexpress ج.م.‏ 3,295
Cairo to Tel Aviv - Yafo Air Sinai, Israir, Arkia, El Al, Egyptair ج.م.‏ 3,455
Cairo to New York American, JetBlue, Egyptair, United ج.م.‏ 5,665
Cairo to Odessa - Odesa Wind Rose, Egyptair, UIA ج.م.‏ 5,639
Cairo to Amman Air Sinai, Egyptair, Nile Air, Royal Jordanian, Air Cairo, AlMasria ج.م.‏ 2,984
Cairo to Milan Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, AlMasria, Vueling ج.م.‏ 2,478
Cairo to Barcelona Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, WIZZ ج.م.‏ 2,931

Airlines Flying from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI to IST)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cairo to Istanbul with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Cairo to Istanbul.

Cairo to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Aegean ATH X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X
Royal Air Maroc CMN X X X X
Alitalia FCO X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Gulf Air BAH X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC / FRA X X X X X X X
MEA BEY X X X X X X X
Egyptair - X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Royal Jordanian AMM X X X X X X X
Saudi Arabian RUH X X X X X X X
Turkish - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cairo to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cairo to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Cairo to Istanbul flight time is 2 hours and 14 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Cairo and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Cairo to Istanbul is 1227 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairo to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Cairo to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cairo to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 60% of the non-stop flights between Cairo and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairo to Istanbul?
Answer: Doha, QA
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