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Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - SEL to IST Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 7:39 PM

Popular flights from Seoul to Istanbul Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 7:39 PM

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 Seoul to Istanbul (SEL to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seoul to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KRW837,508.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Seoul to Istanbul (SEL to IST)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days KRW848,065 KRW979,439
7-14 days KRW978,266 KRW984,131
14-21 days KRW1,025,185 KRW994,688
21-30 days KRW1,228,111 KRW1,319,603
30-60 days KRW758,919 KRW936,039
60-90 days KRW760,092 KRW885,600
90+ days KRW670,945 KRW810,530

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seoul to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KRW984,131 KRW760,092 KRW1,024,012 KRW764,783 KRW758,919 KRW783,551 KRW783,551

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Seoul to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Seoul Istanbul Asiana 6/30/16 7/7/16 0 KRW893,811
July Seoul Istanbul Asiana 7/1/16 7/7/16 0 KRW848,065
August Seoul Istanbul Asiana 8/26/16 9/1/16 0 KRW758,919
September Seoul Istanbul Asiana 9/30/16 10/9/16 0 KRW758,919
October Seoul Istanbul Asiana 10/20/16 10/29/16 0 KRW758,919
November Seoul Istanbul Asiana 11/12/16 11/19/16 0 KRW670,945
December Seoul Istanbul Asiana 12/4/16 12/10/16 0 KRW692,059
January Seoul Istanbul Asiana 1/24/17 1/31/17 0 KRW709,653

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
KRW1,323,122
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KRW1,059,201 KRW1,267,992
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KRW1,267,992 KRW1,636,308
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KRW1,636,308

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Seoul to Istanbul (SEL to IST)

Your Seoul 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 Seoul to Istanbul is KRW1,605,810.

The average price for non-stop flights from Seoul to Istanbul is KRW1,172,980.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Seoul to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Korean 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 14:15 14:15
Asiana 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 09:10 09:10
Turkish 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 12:05 23:10

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Seoul to Istanbul (SEL 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 Seoul 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 Seoul to Istanbul is KRW960,671.

The average price for round trip flights from Seoul to Istanbul is KRW1,172,980.

Seoul to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Seoul to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Seoul to Istanbul flight time is 11 hours and 37 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Seoul and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Seoul to Istanbul is 7934 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Seoul to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 22 direct flights from Seoul to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Seoul to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Seoul and Istanbul.

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap International Flights from Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seoul to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW723,729
Seoul to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW640,448
Seoul to Athens Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic KRW952,460
Seoul to Tokyo Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, Korean, Peach, All Nippon, Asiana, T'Way Air, United, Eastar Jet KRW258,056
Seoul to Bucharest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic KRW1,373,560
Seoul to Frankfurt Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic KRW692,059
Seoul to Moscow Korean, VIM, Asiana, Yakutia, S7, Aeroflot, Ural, UTAir KRW545,436
Seoul to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, NIKI, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW898,503
Seoul to Ankara Korean, Asiana, Turkish KRW1,241,013
Seoul to Bangkok Air Busan, Thai AirAsia, Korean, Jin Air, Orient Thai, Asiana, Bangkok, Thai, Mesaba, Eastar Jet KRW458,636
Seoul to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW177,120
Seoul to Hong Kong Air India, Air Busan, Cathay, Ethiopian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet KRW231,078
Seoul to Sofia Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW1,162,424
Seoul to Izmir Korean, Atlasjet, Asiana, Turkish KRW1,087,353
Seoul to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen KRW193,542
Seoul to Varna Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, FlexFlight KRW1,165,943
Seoul to Amsterdam Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic KRW640,448
Seoul to Prague Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW620,507
Seoul to Tel Aviv - Yafo Korean, El Al, Asiana KRW1,172,980
Seoul to Budapest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic KRW735,459
Seoul to Milan Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Dolomiti, Bulgaria Air, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW631,064
Seoul to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Korean, Asiana, Eastar Jet KRW1,004,071
Seoul to Berlin Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Adria, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic KRW951,287
Seoul to Antalya Onur Air, Korean, Atlasjet, Asiana, Turkish KRW1,561,237
Seoul to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Korean, SilkAir, Asiana, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Eastar Jet KRW482,095
Seoul to Vienna Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Adria, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic KRW672,118
Seoul to Zagreb Korean, Croatia, Asiana KRW1,070,931
Seoul to Barcelona Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, NIKI, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KRW817,568

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ulsan to Istanbul Korean, Asiana, Turkish Check Dates
Daegu to Istanbul Korean, Asiana, Turkish KRW2,566,481
Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from KRW758,919 Round trip from SEL to IST