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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - LAX to IST

Popular flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul

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.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 16, 2016 May 23, 2016 $1,254
Turkish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 5, 2016 $978
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $978
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $994

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to Istanbul (LAX to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,046.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul (LAX to IST)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Istanbul

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,002 $1,027
7-14 days $1,078 $1,015
14-21 days $1,078 $1,113
21-30 days $1,100 $1,107
30-60 days $1,113 $1,107
60-90 days $1,330 $1,238
90+ days $974 $874

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,002 $1,027 $1,044 $1,041 $1,042 $1,055 $1,113

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Los Angeles Istanbul Turkish 5/9/16 5/20/16 0 $1,002
June Los Angeles Istanbul Turkish 6/1/16 6/6/16 0 $1,100
July Los Angeles Istanbul United 7/4/16 7/13/16 1 $1,238
August Los Angeles Istanbul Turkish 8/24/16 9/5/16 0 $978
September Los Angeles Istanbul Turkish 9/19/16 9/30/16 1 $937
October Los Angeles Istanbul United 10/30/16 11/7/16 1 $886
November Los Angeles Istanbul United 11/8/16 11/22/16 2 $872
December Los Angeles Istanbul United 12/13/16 12/20/16 1 $874

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul (LAX to IST)

Your Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Istanbul is $2,704.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul is $1,100.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:10 18:10

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul (LAX 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Istanbul is $2,588.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul is $1,191.

Los Angeles to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Istanbul flight time is 12 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Istanbul is 6853 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to Istanbul (LAX to IST)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Istanbul.

Los Angeles 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
Delta JFK 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
Korean ICN X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC / FRA X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
Aeroflot SVO X X X X X X X
Saudi Arabian JED 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $209
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $142
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Spirit, United, Virgin America $70
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $236
Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $89

Cheap International Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Great Lakes $954
Los Angeles to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Air New Zealand, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Great Lakes $902
Los Angeles to Athens Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $991
Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, Malaysia, All Nippon, Singapore, United, Virgin America, Island Air, Great Lakes $674
Los Angeles to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Great Lakes $998
Los Angeles to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $1,041
Los Angeles to Bucharest Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $898
Los Angeles to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $771
Los Angeles to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $994
Los Angeles to Tel Aviv - Yafo American, Alaska, El Al, United, Great Lakes $858
Los Angeles to Moscow American, S7, Aeroflot, United, UTAir $746
Los Angeles to Sofia Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $909
Los Angeles to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $624
Los Angeles to Barcelona American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Great Lakes $1,015
Los Angeles to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Great Lakes $837
Los Angeles to Ankara American, Turkish, United $1,232

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to Istanbul American, JetBlue, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $924
Long Beach to Istanbul American, JetBlue, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $993
Santa Ana to Istanbul American, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $1,019
Ontario to Istanbul American, Atlasjet, Turkish, United Check Dates
Burbank to Istanbul American, Alaska, Turkish, United $1,405
Tijuana to Istanbul AeroMexico, Turkish $2,327
Santa Barbara to Istanbul American, Turkish, United Check Dates
San Luis Obispo to Istanbul Turkish, United Check Dates
Palm Springs to Istanbul American, Turkish, United Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from $978 Round trip from LAX to IST