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Istanbul to Ankara Last modified: Dec 6, 2019 2:40 -05:00

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

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How Much is a Flight from Istanbul to Ankara?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Istanbul to Ankara, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be TRY915.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Ankara?

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 Istanbul to Ankara 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 Istanbul to Ankara?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days TRY915 TRY2,272
7-14 days TRY921 TRY2,272
14-21 days TRY915 TRY3,779
21-30 days TRY915 TRY2,272
30-60 days TRY915 TRY2,214
60-90 days TRY909 TRY3,549
90+ days TRY921 TRY2,272

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul to Ankara

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 Istanbul to Ankara is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Istanbul to Ankara 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 Istanbul to Ankara flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 12/7/19 12/10/19 0 TRY915
January Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 1/9/20 1/19/20 0 TRY915
February Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 2/1/20 2/2/20 0 TRY915
March Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 3/3/20 3/9/20 0 TRY915
April Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 4/10/20 4/12/20 0 TRY1,151
May Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 5/1/20 5/3/20 0 TRY1,151
June Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 6/23/20 6/26/20 0 TRY1,151
July Istanbul Ankara Pegasus 7/2/20 7/16/20 0 TRY1,151

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

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

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TRY921 TRY915
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

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 Istanbul to Ankara is TRY2,295.

The average price for direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara is TRY1,064.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Istanbul to Ankara - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Pegasus 12 12 13 14 13 9 10 01:10 18:30
Turkish 31 31 32 33 31 31 32 01:00 21:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Istanbul to Ankara

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 Istanbul to Ankara. 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 Istanbul to Ankara is TRY610.

The average price for round trip flights from Istanbul to Ankara is TRY1,064.

Istanbul to Ankara Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: The average Istanbul to Ankara flight time is an hour and 12 minutes.
Question: How far is Ankara from Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Istanbul to Ankara is 321 kilometers (200 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: There are 288 direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara.
Question: What are the most popular Istanbul airlines for direct flights from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 72% of the non-stop flights between Istanbul and Ankara.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Istanbul to Ankara?
Answer: Frankfurt, DE

Airlines in Istanbul flying to Ankara Last modified: Dec 6, 2019 2:40 -05:00Number of routes searched: 81Number of itineraries searched: 2,558,436

Wondering which airlines fly out of Istanbul to Ankara? We've gathered the average price of Istanbul airlines with flights to Ankara. 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.

Istanbul to Ankara
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Turkish -
Pegasus ADB
Pegasus AYT
Pegasus BJV
Pegasus ECN
Qatar DOH
Turkish ADA
Turkish ADB
Turkish ADF
Turkish AYT

Istanbul to Ankara Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Istanbul and Ankara. 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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