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Cheap Flights from London to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - LON to IST Last modified: 29-Jun-2016 19:17

Popular flights from London to Istanbul Last modified: 29-Jun-2016 19:17

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.

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from London to Istanbul (LON to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from London to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £91.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from London to Istanbul (LON to IST)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days £179 £148
7-14 days £179 £197
14-21 days £210 £175
21-30 days £236 £211
30-60 days £144 £161
60-90 days £88 £150
90+ days £84 £131

Cheapest Day To Fly from London to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£88 £92 £92 £91 £88 £92 £92

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from London to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June London Istanbul Atlasjet 30/06/16 19/07/16 0 £179
July London Istanbul Pegasus 04/07/16 07/07/16 1 £148
August London Istanbul Atlasjet 29/08/16 18/09/16 0 £109
September London Istanbul Atlasjet 19/09/16 22/09/16 0 £88
October London Istanbul Turkish 31/10/16 09/11/16 0 £84
November London Istanbul Turkish 14/11/16 21/11/16 0 £85
December London Istanbul Atlasjet 30/12/16 13/01/17 0 £91
January London Istanbul Atlasjet 16/01/17 20/01/17 0 £91

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

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17 18 19 20 21 22 23
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24 25 26 27 28 29 30
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from London to Istanbul (LON to IST)

Your London 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 London to Istanbul is £679.

The average price for non-stop flights from London to Istanbul is £116.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from London to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:05 17:45
Atlasjet 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:15 13:35
Pegasus 4 3 3 4 2 3 3 11:20 23:55
Turkish 10 9 9 9 9 10 10 06:45 22:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from London to Istanbul (LON 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 London 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 London to Istanbul is £454.

The average price for round trip flights from London to Istanbul is £595.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Manchester to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Ryanair, Adria, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ, Corendon, SunExpress, Monarch £150
Birmingham to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Ryanair, transavia.com, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet, Vueling, WIZZ, SunExpress, Monarch £145
Bristol to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Pegasus, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet £232
Leeds Bradford to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Jet2, Austrian, Pegasus, SAS, Turkish £229
Liverpool to Istanbul Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Pegasus, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, easyJet £423
Rotterdam to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, Condor, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Iberia, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Pegasus, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Corendon £145
Cardiff to Istanbul Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Ryanair, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Pegasus, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Air Europa, Sunexpress, SunExpress £290
Nottingham to Istanbul Onur Air, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, BMI Regional, Aer Lingus, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Pegasus, SAS, Brussels, Turkish £338
Southampton to Istanbul Onur Air, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, Aer Lingus, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish £199
Lille to Istanbul Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, Turkish £685
Humberside to Istanbul Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Check Dates
Jersey to Istanbul Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish Check Dates
Norwich to Istanbul Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Brussels, Turkish £279
Exeter to Istanbul Onur Air, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet £479
Caen to Istanbul Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways £1,482
London to New York Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, City Jet £272
London to Athens Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Blue Panorama, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Volotea, Vueling, WIZZ, City Jet, TUIfly, Sunexpress, Monarch £124
London to Dubai Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Eurowings, Etihad, Ryanair, flydubai, transavia.com, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ, Monarch £301
London to Rome Germanwings, Aegean, HOP!, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, FlexFlight, WIZZ, TUIfly, Monarch £90
London to Bucharest Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, WIZZ, City Jet, Air Nostrum, Monarch £124
London to Izmir Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Sunexpress, SunExpress £112
London to Toronto Aegean, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, Porter, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, Air Transat, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, WestJet £318
London to Tirana Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Blue Panorama, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Volotea, Vueling, WIZZ, City Jet, TUIfly, Sunexpress, Monarch £142
London to Sofia Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, WIZZ £113
London to Larnaca Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Flybe, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, Sunexpress, Monarch £139
London to Varna Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, Thomas Cook, Adria, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Primera Air, SmartWings, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, easyJet, WIZZ, Sunexpress £224
London to Antalya Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Ryanair, NIKI, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, Pegasus, Primera Air, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Turkish, Tap Portugal, easyJet, WIZZ, TUIfly, Corendon, Sunexpress, SunExpress, Monarch £116
London to Paris Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI, Flybe, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Jet2, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, FlexFlight, WIZZ, City Jet, TUIfly, Monarch £24
London to Tehran Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, IranAir, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Virgin Atlantic, WIZZ £212
London to Tel Aviv - Yafo Germanwings, Israir, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Norwegian Air, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, transavia.com, Iberia, Meridiana, Arkia, Adria, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, El Al, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Germania, Jetairfly, Transavia, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Vueling, WIZZ, TUIfly, Monarch £222

Airports for Your Route

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

London to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from London to Istanbul?
Answer: The average London to Istanbul flight time is 3 hours and 53 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between London and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from London to Istanbul is 2481 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from London to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 118 direct flights from London to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 55% of the non-stop flights between London and Istanbul.
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