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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - CHI to IST Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 6:51 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Istanbul Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 6:51 AM

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.

United
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Sun 9/11
1 stop
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Wed 9/28
1 stop
$602
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United
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Wed 9/21
1 stop
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Wed 9/28
1 stop
$602
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United
CHIIST
Tue 9/27
1 stop
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
$602
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United
CHIIST
Tue 9/27
1 stop
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
$602
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United
CHIIST
Wed 9/28
1 stop
ISTCHI
Wed 10/5
1 stop
$602
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Turkish
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Mon 8/22
nonstop
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Mon 8/29
nonstop
$883
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Turkish
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Mon 8/22
nonstop
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Thu 9/1
nonstop
$883
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Turkish
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Mon 8/22
nonstop
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Mon 9/5
nonstop
$883
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Turkish
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Mon 8/22
nonstop
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Wed 9/7
nonstop
$883
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Turkish
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Tue 8/23
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Thu 9/1
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American
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Tue 10/25
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Wed 11/2
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Istanbul (CHI to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $629.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Istanbul (CHI to IST)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,295 $1,178
7-14 days $1,301 $1,125
14-21 days $1,301 $1,002
21-30 days $1,364 $955
30-60 days $883 $632
60-90 days $883 $602
90+ days $883 $602

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$629 $602 $602 $652 $675 $636 $602

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Chicago Istanbul Turkish 6/29/16 7/2/16 0 $1,798
July Chicago Istanbul United 7/27/16 8/10/16 1 $955
August Chicago Istanbul United 8/24/16 8/31/16 1 $632
September Chicago Istanbul United 9/11/16 9/28/16 1 $602
October Chicago Istanbul United 10/16/16 10/26/16 1 $602
November Chicago Istanbul United 11/7/16 11/14/16 1 $625
December Chicago Istanbul United 12/5/16 12/12/16 1 $632
January Chicago Istanbul United 1/10/17 1/24/17 1 $638

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Istanbul (CHI to IST)

Your Chicago 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 Chicago to Istanbul is $2,088.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Istanbul is $883.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:30 21:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Istanbul (CHI 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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Istanbul is $2,561.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Istanbul is $802.

Chicago to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Chicago to Istanbul flight time is 10 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Istanbul is 5474 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Istanbul.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago 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 Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $133
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $139

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $469
Chicago to Athens Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $632
Chicago to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $616
Chicago to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $483
Chicago to Sofia Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $493
Chicago to Bucharest Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $626
Chicago to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $499
Chicago to Tel Aviv - Yafo American, Alaska, El Al, United $796
Chicago to Belgrade American, Air Serbia, United $642
Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $466
Chicago to Skopje American, United $648
Chicago to Warsaw Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $484

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $636
Milwaukee to Istanbul American, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $678
Madison to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $674
Grand Rapids to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $1,444
Appleton to Istanbul Turkish, United Check Dates
Ft Wayne to Istanbul American, Turkish, United Check Dates
Moline to Istanbul American, Turkish, United Check Dates
South Bend to Istanbul United Check Dates
Green Bay to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $1,162
Peoria to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $1,715
Kalamazoo to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $1,274
Lansing to Istanbul American, Turkish, United $6,890
Bloomington - Normal to Istanbul American, United Check Dates
Champaign to Istanbul American Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from $602 Round trip from CHI to IST