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Flights from Istanbul to Athens, Greece Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:38 AM

TIPSave TRY42 by flying into Heraklion - Iraklion instead of Athens from Istanbul

Istanbul to Athens Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:38 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Istanbul to Athens. Aegean & Pegasus frequently offer the best deals on Istanbul to Athens flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Istanbul to Athens?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Istanbul to Athens, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be TRY271.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Athens?

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 Athens 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 Athens?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days TRY426 TRY599
7-14 days TRY373 TRY599
14-21 days TRY274 TRY599
21-30 days TRY319 TRY539
30-60 days TRY271 TRY530
60-90 days TRY271 TRY468
90+ days TRY271 TRY462

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul to Athens

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Istanbul to Athens is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Istanbul to Athens 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 Athens flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Istanbul Athens Pegasus 9/30/16 10/6/16 0 TRY560
October Istanbul Athens Pegasus 10/31/16 11/2/16 0 TRY271
November Istanbul Athens Aegean 11/7/16 11/9/16 0 TRY271
December Istanbul Athens Aegean 12/14/16 12/21/16 0 TRY271
January Istanbul Athens Aegean 1/1/17 1/4/17 0 TRY271
February Istanbul Athens Aegean 2/1/17 2/3/17 0 TRY271
March Istanbul Athens Aegean 3/14/17 3/21/17 0 TRY271
April Istanbul Athens KLM 4/2/17 4/5/17 1 TRY566

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Istanbul to Athens

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

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Istanbul to Athens

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 Athens is TRY2,093.

The average price for direct flights from Istanbul to Athens is TRY301.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Istanbul to Athens - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Aegean 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 10:35 21:20
Pegasus 1 2 1 2 1 1 2 10:00 22:05
Turkish 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 00:45 19:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Istanbul to Athens

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 Athens. 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 Athens is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Istanbul to Athens is TRY1,760.

Istanbul to Athens Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Istanbul to Athens?
Answer: The average Istanbul to Athens flight time is an hour and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Athens from Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Istanbul to Athens is 535 kilometers (333 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Istanbul to Athens?
Answer: There are 59 direct flights from Istanbul to Athens.
Question: What are the most popular Istanbul airlines for direct flights from Istanbul to Athens?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 47% of the non-stop flights between Istanbul and Athens.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Istanbul to Athens?
Answer: Munich, DE

Airlines in Istanbul flying to Athens Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:38 AMNumber of routes searched: 47Number of itineraries searched: 577,498

Wondering which airlines fly out of Istanbul to Athens? We've gathered the average price of Istanbul airlines with flights to Athens. 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 Athens
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TAROM OTP
Alitalia FCO
Turkish ADB
Lufthansa FRA
KLM AMS
Aeroflot SVO
LOT WAW
British Airways LHR
Air France CDG
MEA BEY
Etihad AUH
SAS ARN
Croatia ZAG
SAS CPH
Royal Jordanian AMM
Qatar DOH
Egyptair HBE
UIA KBP
Egyptair CAI
Gulf Air BAH
Aegean SKG
Emirates DXB
Swiss ZRH
Germanwings STR
Air Moldova KIV
Air Canada YYZ
Air China PEK
Air Serbia BEG
Germanwings CGN

Istanbul to Athens Airports

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

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