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Frankfurt to Istanbul Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:52 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Turkish & Pegasus frequently offer the best deals to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Air Serbia
Sat 3/28
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Fri 3/13
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Tue 3/17
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How Much is a Flight from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be €155.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Frankfurt to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Frankfurt to Istanbul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days €178 €190
7-14 days €162 €173
14-21 days €162 €173
21-30 days €162 €173
30-60 days €148 €171
60-90 days €148 €176
90+ days €147 €169

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to Istanbul

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Frankfurt to Istanbul is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Frankfurt to Istanbul by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Frankfurt to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Frankfurt Istanbul Pegasus 2/11/20 2/13/20 0 €152
March Frankfurt Istanbul Turkish 3/24/20 3/30/20 0 €148
April Frankfurt Istanbul Pegasus 4/17/20 4/28/20 0 €159
May Frankfurt Istanbul Turkish 5/18/20 6/3/20 0 €85
June Frankfurt Istanbul Pegasus 6/6/20 6/18/20 0 €101
July Frankfurt Istanbul LOT 7/2/20 7/6/20 1 €168
August Frankfurt Istanbul Air Serbia 8/31/20 9/11/20 1 €199
September Frankfurt Istanbul Turkish 9/14/20 9/23/20 0 €180

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Frankfurt to Istanbul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Frankfurt to Istanbul is €176.

The average price for direct flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul is €168.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 04:00 12:10
Turkish 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 02:15 17:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Istanbul is €106.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul is €162.

Frankfurt to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Frankfurt to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to Istanbul flight time is 3 hours and 3 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to Istanbul is 1,834 kilometers (1,140 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 43 direct flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Frankfurt airlines for direct flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 69% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Frankfurt to Istanbul?
Answer: Vienna, AT

Airlines in Frankfurt flying to Istanbul Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:52 -04:00Number of routes searched: 100Number of itineraries searched: 933,220

Wondering which airlines fly out of Frankfurt to Istanbul? We've gathered the average price of Frankfurt airlines with flights to Istanbul. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Frankfurt to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Lufthansa -
Pegasus -
Turkish -
Air Moldova KIV
Aegean ATH
Air France CDG
Air Algerie ALG
Air Algerie ORN
Air India BOM
Air India DEL
Royal Air Maroc CMN
Alitalia FCO
Belavia MSQ
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Gulf Air BAH
Uzbekistan TAS
Air Serbia BEG
Astana ALA
Astana GUW
Astana TSE
Korean ICN
Air Malta MLA
Kuwait KWI
Egyptair CAI
All Nippon HND
Croatia DBV
Croatia ZAG
Asiana ICN
Pegasus AYT
Pegasus ESB
Qatar DOH
Royal Jordanian AMM
Aeroflot SVO
Saudi Arabian JED
Saudi Arabian MED
Saudi Arabian RUH
Thai BKK
Turkish AYT
Turkish ESB
TunisAir TUN
Air Europa MAD

Frankfurt to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Frankfurt and Istanbul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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