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Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - SEL to IST Last modified: 2016. 5. 27 오전 7:52

Popular flights from Seoul to Istanbul Last modified: 2016. 5. 27 오전 7:52

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.

Asiana Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016. 6. 11 2016. 6. 18 ₩702,006
2016. 6. 12 2016. 6. 18 ₩702,006
2016. 6. 25 2016. 6. 30 ₩702,006
2016. 6. 26 2016. 6. 30 ₩702,006
2016. 6. 30 2016. 7. 7 ₩702,006
Atlasjet Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016. 9. 14 2016. 9. 18 ₩1,592,238
Korean Air
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016. 6. 25 2016. 6. 28 ₩1,042,946
Turkish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016. 6. 10 2016. 6. 18 ₩751,726
2016. 6. 12 2016. 6. 18 ₩751,726

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 ₩754,094.

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 ₩762,381 ₩984,939
7-14 days ₩751,726 ₩922,196
14-21 days ₩702,006 ₩861,821
21-30 days ₩702,006 ₩855,902
30-60 days ₩702,006 ₩860,638
60-90 days ₩702,006 ₩854,719
90+ days ₩668,859 ₩809,733

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
₩900,888 ₩709,109 ₩860,638 ₩702,006 ₩702,006 ₩702,006 ₩702,006

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
May Seoul Istanbul Turkish 16. 5. 31 16. 6. 8 0 ₩1,047,681
June Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 6. 11 16. 6. 18 0 ₩702,006
July Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 7. 1 16. 7. 7 0 ₩702,006
August Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 8. 19 16. 8. 26 0 ₩702,006
September Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 9. 1 16. 9. 8 0 ₩702,006
October Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 10. 6 16. 10. 14 0 ₩702,006
November Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 11. 5 16. 11. 12 0 ₩672,410
December Seoul Istanbul Asiana 16. 12. 24 16. 12. 31 0 ₩668,859

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
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
₩716,212
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
₩716,212 ₩1,072,541
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
₩1,072,541 ₩716,212
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
₩716,212 ₩716,212
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
₩716,212

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 ₩1,198,026.

The average price for non-stop flights from Seoul to Istanbul is ₩1,015,718.

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 0 1 1 14:15 14:15
Asiana 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 10:20 10:20
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 ₩1,348,371.

The average price for round trip flights from Seoul to Istanbul is ₩848,799.

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 36 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: 273Last modified: 2016. 5. 27 오전 7:52

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
China Southern URC X
China Southern CAN / URC 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 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 ₩864,189
Seoul to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Aigle Azur ₩732,785
Seoul to Athens Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ₩876,027
Seoul to Tokyo Star Flyer, Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, Korean, Peach, All Nippon, Asiana, T'Way Air, United, Eastar Jet ₩221,375
Seoul to Bucharest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ₩967,181
Seoul to Frankfurt Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ₩801,447
Seoul to Moscow Korean, Asiana, Yakutia, S7, Aeroflot, Ural, UTAir ₩546,925
Seoul to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, NIKI, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ₩876,027
Seoul to Ankara Korean, Asiana, Turkish ₩840,513
Seoul to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Bangkok, Thai, T'Way Air, Mesaba, Eastar Jet ₩375,271
Seoul to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ₩177,573
Seoul to Hong Kong Air India, Air Busan, Cathay, Ethiopian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet ₩203,618
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 ₩1,135,284
Seoul to Izmir Korean, Atlasjet, Asiana, Turkish, SunExpress ₩1,153,041
Seoul to Beijing Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ₩191,779
Seoul to Varna Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Bulgaria Air, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, FlexFlight ₩1,418,217
Seoul to Amsterdam Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ₩868,924
Seoul to Prague Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ₩853,535
Seoul to Tel Aviv - Yafo Arkia, Korean, El Al, Asiana ₩1,148,306
Seoul to Budapest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ₩711,476
Seoul to Milan Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, airBaltic, Air Dolomiti, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Korean, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ₩873,660
Seoul to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Korean, Asiana, Eastar Jet ₩771,851
Seoul to Berlin Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Bulgaria Air, Adria, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ₩923,380
Seoul to Antalya Onur Air, Korean, Atlasjet, Asiana, Pegasus, Turkish, SunExpress ₩1,153,041
Seoul to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Korean, SilkAir, Asiana, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Eastar Jet ₩408,418
Seoul to Vienna Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Adria, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ₩905,623
Seoul to Zagreb Korean, Croatia, Asiana ₩1,041,762
Seoul to Barcelona Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, NIKI, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ₩849,983

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ulsan to Istanbul Korean, Asiana, Turkish Check Dates
Daegu to Istanbul Korean, Asiana, Turkish ₩995,593
Cheap Flights from Seoul to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from ₩593 Round trip from SEL to IST