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Cheap flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport

SKG — IST
17 Jul — 24 Jul1
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The best prices from Thessaloniki Makedonia to Istanbul are usually found in January or February, booked 75 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Thessaloniki to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Istanbul (IST). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 12 July 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

January

Average price

£199

Round-trip from

£118
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From Thessaloniki Makedonia to Istanbul

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 18% on the overall cost on flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 27% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £148, or £286 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Istanbul Airport from Thessaloniki. Users have commonly found prices around £184 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £106. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in September.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SKG to IST?

When flying from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight in the afternoon.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 5 July 2024.
Booking 75 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Thessaloniki to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 7 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Istanbul from Thessaloniki with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Istanbul by month

Plan your trip to Istanbul by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

5 - 23 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Istanbul Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 23.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 5.0 C).

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul?

    For a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul, you will be flying from Thessaloniki Makedonia. Thessaloniki Makedonia (SKG) is just 8.4 mi from the center of the city. Thessaloniki Makedonia is the only Thessaloniki airport and it handles 4 outbound flights to Istanbul per day. 1 airline has flights to Istanbul from Thessaloniki Makedonia on a regular basis.

  • What days are direct flights available from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

    Direct flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How many flights depart from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport on average per day?

    On average 11 flights depart from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport per day.
    Morning (6am - Midday) - 55% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 45% of flight departures

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

    Consider Gulf Air (97%), Aegean Airlines (82%) or Turkish Airlines (82%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport.

  • What does SKG to IST mean?

    This is defined as Thessaloniki Makedonia Airport (SKG) and Istanbul Airport (IST). Codes like Istanbul Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Thessaloniki to Istanbul flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Thessaloniki to Istanbul flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Thessaloniki to Istanbul flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Thessaloniki to Istanbul by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Thessaloniki to Istanbul offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Thessaloniki to Istanbul flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport (average of £152). Flying from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Airport in August is currently the most expensive (average of £409). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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