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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - CHI to IST Last modified: Aug 25, 2016 12:46 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Istanbul Last modified: Aug 25, 2016 12:46 AM

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Turkish
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Tue 9/6
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Wed 9/21
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$642
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Air Canada
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Thu 10/13
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Sun 10/23
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$648
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Air Canada
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Fri 10/14
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Sun 10/23
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$648
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United
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Fri 10/14
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Sun 10/23
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$648
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Swiss
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Thu 10/13
1 stop
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Sun 10/23
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$678
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Lufthansa
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Sat 10/1
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Sat 10/8
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$704
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Lufthansa
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Sat 10/8
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Fri 10/14
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Lufthansa
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Sun 10/23
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Lufthansa
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Fri 11/18
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Sat 11/26
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$704
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Lufthansa
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Sun 11/20
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Sat 12/3
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$704
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KLM
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$707
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KLM
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Mon 9/26
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Wed 10/5
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$707
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KLM
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Tue 10/4
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$707
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KLM
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Tue 9/27
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Tue 10/11
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$707
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Air France
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$712
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Air France
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Mon 9/26
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Tue 10/4
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$712
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Air France
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$712
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Air France
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Wed 10/5
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$712
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Alitalia
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Tue 9/6
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Mon 9/26
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$717
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Alitalia
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Thu 9/8
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Mon 9/12
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$717
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Alitalia
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Thu 9/15
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Tue 9/20
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$717
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Alitalia
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Thu 10/6
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$717
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Alitalia
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Tue 10/4
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$717
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Qatar
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$936
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American
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Mon 11/28
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Sun 12/4
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$938
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American
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Mon 11/28
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Sun 12/4
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$938
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British Airways
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Mon 11/28
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Sun 12/4
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$938
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LOT
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Tue 12/20
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Wed 1/4
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$956
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LOT
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Sun 1/1
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$956
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LOT
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Sun 1/1
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$956
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Etihad
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Tue 9/6
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Wed 9/21
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$1,143
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Emirates
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$1,163
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Royal Jordanian
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Thu 10/20
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$1,259
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Royal Jordanian
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Sun 10/16
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$1,259
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Royal Jordanian
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$1,259
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Royal Jordanian
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Sun 11/6
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$1,259
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Royal Jordanian
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$1,259
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Air Berlin
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Tue 9/13
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$1,459
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Asiana
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$1,980
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Korean
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Thu 10/13
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Sun 10/23
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$2,285
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SAS
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Mon 10/10
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Mon 10/17
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$2,940
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Air China
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$3,156
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All Nippon
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
1 stop
$6,562
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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 $650.

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 $983 $722
7-14 days $642 $656
14-21 days $672 $679
21-30 days $649 $656
30-60 days $649 $648
60-90 days $649 $656
90+ days $642 $656

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
$649 $642 $649 $648 $648 $656 $656

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
August Chicago Istanbul Swiss 8/28/16 9/3/16 1 $722
September Chicago Istanbul Turkish 9/6/16 9/21/16 0 $642
October Chicago Istanbul Air Canada 10/13/16 10/23/16 1 $648
November Chicago Istanbul Turkish 11/3/16 11/21/16 0 $649
December Chicago Istanbul Turkish 12/1/16 12/5/16 0 $649
January Chicago Istanbul Turkish 1/9/17 1/23/17 0 $649
February Chicago Istanbul Turkish 2/1/17 2/15/17 0 $649
March Chicago Istanbul Turkish 3/20/17 3/27/17 0 $642

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,033
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,033 $953
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$953 $709
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$709 $679
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$679 $709
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$709

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 $1,498.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Istanbul is $642.

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

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.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Istanbul?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Istanbul (CHI to IST) Number of flights searched: 566Last modified: Aug 25, 2016 12:46 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago 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 Chicago to Istanbul.

Chicago to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Canada YYZ X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
Alitalia FCO 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
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
LOT WAW X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH 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
Turkish - X X X X X X X

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, Delta, Spirit, United $77
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $87
Chicago to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $92

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $119
Chicago to Athens American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $535
Chicago to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $540
Chicago to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $469
Chicago to Sofia American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Turkish, United $593
Chicago to Bucharest American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Air Europa $519
Chicago to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $530
Chicago to Tel Aviv - Yafo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Ethiopian, Hainan, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, El Al, All Nippon, Austrian, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Turkish, United, Air Europa $656
Chicago to Belgrade Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, Delta, Etihad, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish, United $606
Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Copa, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $543
Chicago to Skopje Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, Delta, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, Turkish, United $593
Chicago to Warsaw American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $375

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Istanbul American, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, United $1,027
Milwaukee to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $955
Madison to Istanbul American, Air France, British Airways, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $1,010
Grand Rapids to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $1,010
Appleton to IstanbulCheck Dates
Ft Wayne to Istanbul Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar $1,377
Moline to IstanbulCheck Dates
South Bend to IstanbulCheck Dates
Green Bay to Istanbul American, Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa, Qatar, United Check Dates
Peoria to Istanbul American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar, United Check Dates
Kalamazoo to IstanbulCheck Dates
Lansing to Istanbul Air France, Delta Check Dates
Bloomington - Normal to IstanbulCheck Dates
Champaign to Istanbul American, British Airways $3,466
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from $642 Round trip from CHI to IST