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Zurich to Istanbul Last modified: Jul 19, 2019 1:53 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Pegasus & Air France 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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Tue 11/19
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Thu 11/7
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Tue 11/5
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Thu 11/14
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Sun 11/3
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Sat 11/9
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Mon 9/16
Wed 9/25
Tue 9/10
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How Much is a Flight from Zurich to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Zurich to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CHF184.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CHF333 CHF347
7-14 days CHF414 CHF361
14-21 days CHF403 CHF332
21-30 days CHF333 CHF365
30-60 days CHF188 CHF208
60-90 days CHF166 CHF200
90+ days CHF148 CHF169

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

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Compare Flight Prices from Zurich 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 Zurich to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 7/23/19 7/25/19 0 CHF302
August Zurich Istanbul Turkish 8/28/19 9/16/19 0 CHF217
September Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 9/19/19 9/23/19 0 CHF177
October Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 10/28/19 11/9/19 0 CHF164
November Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 11/21/19 11/24/19 0 CHF148
December Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 12/3/19 12/23/19 0 CHF148
January Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 1/6/20 1/11/20 0 CHF154
February Zurich Istanbul Pegasus 2/21/20 2/25/20 0 CHF147

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Zurich to Istanbul

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

Next 30 Days

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CHF346 CHF401
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CHF401 CHF323
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CHF323 CHF389
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CHF389 CHF301
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Zurich 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 Zurich to Istanbul is CHF206.

The average price for direct flights from Zurich to Istanbul is CHF191.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Zurich to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Pegasus 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 05:55 10:35
Turkish 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 02:40 14:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Zurich 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 Zurich 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 Zurich to Istanbul is CHF114.

The average price for round trip flights from Zurich to Istanbul is CHF185.

Zurich to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Zurich to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Zurich to Istanbul flight time is 2 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Zurich?
Answer: The distance from Zurich to Istanbul is 1,738 kilometers (1,080 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Zurich to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 39 direct flights from Zurich to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Zurich airlines for direct flights from Zurich to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between Zurich and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Zurich to Istanbul?
Answer: Frankfurt, DE

Airlines in Zurich flying to Istanbul Last modified: Jul 19, 2019 1:53 -04:00Number of routes searched: 43Number of itineraries searched: 1,165,502

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

Zurich to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Pegasus -
Turkish -
Onur Air AYT
Aegean ATH
Air France CDG
Air India BOM
Royal Air Maroc CMN
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Air Malta MLA
Lufthansa FRA
Egyptair CAI
Croatia DBV
Croatia ZAG
Qatar DOH
Royal Jordanian AMM
Aeroflot SVO
Thai BKK
TunisAir TUN
Air Europa MAD

Zurich to Istanbul Airports

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