Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Ankara to Istanbul?

Flights from Istanbul to Ankara, Turkey Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:34 AM

Istanbul to Ankara Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:34 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Istanbul to Ankara. Pegasus & Turkish frequently offer the best deals on Istanbul to Ankara flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Pegasus
ISTANK
Mon 9/26
nonstop
ANKIST
Mon 10/3
nonstop
TRY235
Select
Pegasus
ISTANK
Fri 9/30
nonstop
ANKIST
Sat 10/1
nonstop
TRY235
Select
Pegasus
ISTANK
Fri 10/7
nonstop
ANKIST
Sun 10/9
nonstop
TRY235
Select
Pegasus
ISTANK
Mon 10/24
nonstop
ANKIST
Tue 10/25
nonstop
TRY235
Select
Pegasus
ISTANK
Tue 10/25
nonstop
ANKIST
Tue 11/1
nonstop
TRY235
Select
Turkish
ISTANK
Fri 9/30
nonstop
ANKIST
Sat 10/1
nonstop
TRY1,484
Select
Turkish
ISTANK
Sat 10/8
nonstop
ANKIST
Sun 10/9
nonstop
TRY1,484
Select
Turkish
ISTANK
Mon 10/24
nonstop
ANKIST
Tue 10/25
nonstop
TRY1,484
Select
Turkish
ISTANK
Fri 10/28
nonstop
ANKIST
Fri 10/28
nonstop
TRY1,484
Select
Turkish
ISTANK
Sat 10/29
nonstop
ANKIST
Sun 10/30
nonstop
TRY1,484
Select

How Much is a Flight from Istanbul to Ankara?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Istanbul to Ankara, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be TRY241.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Ankara?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Istanbul to Ankara based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Istanbul to Ankara?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Istanbul to Ankara.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days TRY235 TRY356
7-14 days TRY235 TRY365
14-21 days TRY238 TRY362
21-30 days TRY235 TRY327
30-60 days TRY235 TRY351
60-90 days TRY253 TRY356
90+ days TRY253 TRY351

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul to Ankara

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Istanbul to Ankara is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
TRY235 TRY235 TRY238 TRY235 TRY235 TRY238 TRY253

Compare Flight Prices from Istanbul to Ankara by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Istanbul to Ankara flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 9/26/16 10/3/16 0 TRY235
October Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 10/7/16 10/9/16 0 TRY235
November Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 11/14/16 11/18/16 0 TRY253
December Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 12/23/16 1/6/17 0 TRY253
January Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 1/10/17 1/16/17 0 TRY253
February Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 2/24/17 2/27/17 0 TRY253
March Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 3/13/17 3/18/17 0 TRY276
April Istanbul Ankara Turkish 4/7/17 4/8/17 0 TRY1,487

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Istanbul to Ankara. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
TRY238
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
TRY238 TRY235
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
TRY235 TRY262
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
TRY262 TRY238
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
TRY238 TRY235
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
TRY235

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Istanbul to Ankara is TRY1,276.

The average price for direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara is TRY861.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Istanbul to Ankara - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Pegasus 10 10 8 10 7 7 7 00:10 21:25
Turkish 32 32 34 31 32 31 32 02:20 23:55
South African* 5 5 6 8 7 6 5 07:45 23:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

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 Istanbul to Ankara. 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 Istanbul to Ankara is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Istanbul to Ankara is TRY861.

Istanbul to Ankara Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: The average Istanbul to Ankara flight time is an hour and 6 minutes.
Question: How far is Ankara from Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Istanbul to Ankara is 321 kilometers (200 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: There are 325 direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara.
Question: What are the most popular Istanbul airlines for direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 68% of the non-stop flights between Istanbul and Ankara.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: Izmir, TR

Airlines in Istanbul flying to Ankara Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:35 AMNumber of routes searched: 53Number of itineraries searched: 139,705

Wondering which airlines fly out of Istanbul to Ankara? We've gathered the average price of Istanbul airlines with flights to Ankara. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Istanbul to Ankara
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Pegasus -
Pegasus ADB
Pegasus BJV
Pegasus ECN
Turkish ADA
Turkish TZX
Turkish AYT
Turkish BAL
Turkish DIY

Istanbul to Ankara Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Istanbul and Ankara. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Istanbul to Nevsehir Pegasus, Turkish TRY235
Flights from Istanbul to Kayseri Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY134
Flights from Istanbul to Antalya Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish, South African* TRY122
Flights from Istanbul to Konya Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY241
Flights from Istanbul to Izmir Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus TRY143
Flights from Istanbul to Dalaman Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish, South African* TRY238
Flights from Istanbul to Adana Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish, South African* TRY137
Flights from Istanbul to Bodrum Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY196
Flights from Istanbul to Denizli Pegasus, Turkish TRY241
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY137
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY155
Flights from Istanbul to Sivas Pegasus, Turkish TRY270

Cheap International Flights from Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Istanbul to London Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, TAROM, SAS, Turkish, TunisAir TRY276
Flights from Istanbul to Athens Aegean, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Pegasus, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY270
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan Onur Air, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Turkish TRY178
Flights from Istanbul to Dubai Air France, British Airways, Emirates, flydubai, Gulf Air, IranAir, Azal, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, MEA, Egyptair, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air, flynas TRY712
Flights from Istanbul to Beirut Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Emirates, flydubai, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Egyptair, Pegasus, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, South African* TRY552
Flights from Istanbul to Tel Aviv - Yafo Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Pegasus, UIA, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY365
Flights from Istanbul to Paris Onur Air, Aegean, Air France, Air Algerie, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, TAROM, SAS, Turkish TRY333
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, NIKI, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, MEA, Egyptair, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, Aeroflot TRY552
Flights from Istanbul to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Pegasus, TAROM, Turkish, TunisAir TRY356
Flights from Istanbul to Moscow Onur Air, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Emirates, flydubai, Azal, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Pegasus, Qatar, TAROM, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY324
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam Onur Air, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Pegasus, UIA, SAS, Turkish, TunisAir TRY324
Flights from Istanbul to Odessa - Odesa Onur Air, KLM, Lufthansa, UIA, Turkish TRY413
Flights from Istanbul to Varna Air Serbia, Lufthansa, Turkish TRY356
Flights from Istanbul to Amman Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Egyptair, Pegasus, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Turkish TRY745
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, Air China, IranAir, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal TRY374
Flights from Istanbul to Sofia Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, UIA, Qatar, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY324

Cheap International Flights to Ankara - ANK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Varna to Ankara Turkish Check Dates
Flights from Varna to Istanbul Lufthansa, Turkish TRY499
Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Ankara