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Johannesburg to Istanbul Last modified: Aug 19, 2019 3:01 -04:00

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

Saudi Arabian
Mon 09/02
1 stop
Wed 09/04
1 stop
R7 432
Thu 10/31
1 stop
Sat 11/09
1 stop
R7 523
Fri 10/04
1 stop
Sat 10/12
1 stop
R7 631
Thu 10/10
1 stop
Mon 10/28
1 stop
R7 890
Mon 09/09
1 stop
Sun 09/15
1 stop
R8 502
Mon 09/09
1 stop
Mon 09/23
1 stop
R9 083

How Much is a Flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Johannesburg to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R7 692.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Istanbul?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R18 487 R7 890
7-14 days R16 056 R7 432
14-21 days R12 906 R7 432
21-30 days R11 377 R7 523
30-60 days R10 062 R7 523
60-90 days R10 062 R7 432
90+ days R10 001 R7 049

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Istanbul is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R7 432R7 523R7 432R6 728R8 426R7 432R8 777

Compare Flight Prices from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2019/08/31 2019/09/11 1 R8 212
September Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2019/09/02 2019/09/06 1 R7 432
October Johannesburg Istanbul Ethiopian 2019/10/10 2019/10/17 1 R7 523
November Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2019/11/14 2019/11/19 1 R6 728
December Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2019/12/07 2019/12/13 1 R7 432
January Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2020/01/22 2020/01/28 1 R7 432
February Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2020/02/06 2020/02/18 1 R7 432
March Johannesburg Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2020/03/12 2020/03/18 1 R7 432

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul

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

Next 30 Days

18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R10 903
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
R10 903 R9 328
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R9 328 R7 432
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R7 432 R8 609
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
R8 609 R7 523
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
R7 523

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Istanbul is R7 569.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul is R10 750.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:10 13:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Istanbul is R6 499.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul is R7 569.

Johannesburg to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Johannesburg to Istanbul flight time is 9 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Johannesburg?
Answer: The distance from Johannesburg to Istanbul is 7 491 kilometers (4 655 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Johannesburg airlines for direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Johannesburg and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Answer: Frankfurt, DE

Airlines in Johannesburg flying to Istanbul Last modified: Aug 19, 2019 3:01 -04:00Number of routes searched: 20Number of itineraries searched: 198 022

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

Johannesburg to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish -
Air France CDG
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Lufthansa FRA
Egyptair CAI
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Saudi Arabian JED

Johannesburg to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Johannesburg 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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