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Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - SEL to IST Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:41 AM

Popular flights from Seoul to Istanbul Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:41 AM

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Air Serbia
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Singapore
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Singapore
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China Southern
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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 ₩719,677.

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 ₩839,251 ₩698,444
7-14 days ₩839,251 ₩698,444
14-21 days ₩839,251 ₩837,015
21-30 days ₩749,850 ₩698,444
30-60 days ₩743,145 ₩690,622
60-90 days ₩661,566 ₩696,209
90+ days ₩661,566 ₩669,389

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
₩693,974 ₩661,566 ₩794,550 ₩661,566 ₩783,375 ₩662,684 ₩775,552

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
August Seoul Istanbul Astana 8/27/16 9/3/16 2 ₩695,092
September Seoul Istanbul Astana 9/5/16 9/20/16 2 ₩693,974
October Seoul Istanbul Astana 10/8/16 10/11/16 2 ₩687,269
November Seoul Istanbul Asiana 11/3/16 11/10/16 0 ₩661,566
December Seoul Istanbul Astana 12/19/16 12/27/16 1 ₩696,209
January Seoul Istanbul Asiana 1/24/17 1/31/17 0 ₩661,566
February Seoul Istanbul Astana 2/13/17 2/17/17 2 ₩696,209
March Seoul Istanbul Asiana 3/19/17 3/26/17 1 ₩848,191

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
₩839,251
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
₩839,251 ₩839,251
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
₩839,251 ₩839,251
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
₩839,251 ₩1,162,211
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
₩1,162,211 ₩841,486
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
₩841,486

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 ₩1,657,268.

The average price for non-stop flights from Seoul to Istanbul is ₩1,067,223.

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 14:00 14:00
Asiana 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 10:20 10:20
Turkish 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 12:05 23:10

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 39 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 19 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 57% of the non-stop flights between Seoul and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seoul to Istanbul?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Seoul to Istanbul (SEL to IST) Number of flights searched: 245Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:41 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Seoul 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 Seoul to Istanbul.

Seoul to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Canada YYZ X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR / 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 X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
EVA Air TPE 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
Astana ALA X X X X X
Astana ALA / SCO X X X X X
Korean - X 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
Asiana - X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Aeroflot SVO X X X 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 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 Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Vietnam ₩640,334
Seoul to Paris Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, NIKI, JAL, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam ₩559,873
Seoul to Athens Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩674,977
Seoul to Tokyo Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Tianjin, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, S7, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, United, Hong Kong Express, Vietnam, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ₩233,560
Seoul to Bucharest Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Etihad, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩782,257
Seoul to Frankfurt Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, JAL, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Vietnam ₩614,631
Seoul to Moscow Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Uzbekistan, JAL, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, Czech, MIAT, Austrian, Qatar, S7, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, Vietnam ₩544,228
Seoul to Rome Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, Uzbekistan, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish ₩624,689
Seoul to Ankara Air Canada, Air India, Lufthansa, Asiana, Qatar, Turkish ₩1,124,216
Seoul to Bangkok Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, MAI Myanmar, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Ethiopian, Shanghai, Garuda, JAL, Astana, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Lao Airlines, S7, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietjet, Vietnam, Mesaba, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ₩198,917
Seoul to Shanghai Air India, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, S7, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ₩143,042
Seoul to Hong Kong Air India, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Ethiopian, Shanghai, Garuda, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, MIAT, Asiana, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Vietnam, Eastar Jet ₩234,678
Seoul to Sofia Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Etihad, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩763,260
Seoul to Izmir Air Canada, Lufthansa, Asiana, Turkish ₩1,276,197
Seoul to Beijing British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Etihad, Shanghai, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, MIAT, Asiana, S7, Shandong, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Vietnam, Shenzhen ₩191,095
Seoul to Varna Alitalia, Air Serbia, Lufthansa, Austrian, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩1,102,983
Seoul to Amsterdam Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩585,576
Seoul to Prague Sichuan, Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩631,394
Seoul to Tel Aviv - Yafo Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Ethiopian, Uzbekistan, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, All Nippon, Austrian, S7, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United ₩775,552
Seoul to Budapest Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩648,156
Seoul to Milan Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, NIKI, Uzbekistan, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish ₩643,686
Seoul to Dubai Sichuan, Jet Airways, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Uzbekistan, JAL, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish ₩517,408
Seoul to Berlin Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Etihad, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, MIAT, Austrian, Qatar, S7, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩634,746
Seoul to Antalya Air Berlin, KLM, Aeroflot, Turkish Check Dates
Seoul to Singapore Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, MAI Myanmar, Air India, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Lao Airlines, South African, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Vietnam, Shenzhen ₩339,724
Seoul to Vienna Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, NIKI, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United ₩688,387
Seoul to Zagreb Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩642,569
Seoul to Barcelona Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, NIKI, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish ₩711,854

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ulsan to Istanbul Alitalia, Asiana Check Dates
Daegu to Istanbul Air France, Alitalia, Air China, Korean Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from ₩661,566 Round trip from SEL to IST