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Cheap flights from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki

IST — HEL
22 May — 29 May1
1 adult
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The best prices from Istanbul to Helsinki-Vantaa are usually found in January or May, booked 64 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Istanbul to Helsinki

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Istanbul (IST) to Helsinki (HEL). 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 17 May 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

January

Average price

£148

Round-trip from

£97
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Istanbul to Helsinki-Vantaa

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

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Helsinki. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save up to 75% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 48 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki from £215 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £260 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at £53.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki (IST - HEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 75% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

When is the best time to book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Istanbul to Helsinki. Price data was last updated on 10 May 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 64 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Istanbul to Helsinki. Price data was last updated on 12 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Istanbul Airport to Helsinki flight should consider departing on Monday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Helsinki by month

Plan your trip from Istanbul to Helsinki by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Istanbul to Helsinki is currently £0 while a return flight costs £0. Price data was last updated on 12 May 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki (average of £122). Flying from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki in July is currently the most expensive (average of £322). 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.

January

£143

February

£148

March

£96

April

£136

May

£163

June

£217

July

£254

August

£210

September

£178

October

£183

November

£146

December

£176

Temperature and rainfall in Helsinki by month

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

HEL

Temperature

-6 - 16 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Istanbul to Helsinki. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Helsinki from Istanbul?

    For a flight from Istanbul to Helsinki, you will be flying into Helsinki-Vantaa. Helsinki-Vantaa (HEL) is just 10.6 mi from the center of the city. Helsinki-Vantaa is the only Helsinki airport and it handles 4 inbound flights from Istanbul per day. 3 airlines have flights to Helsinki-Vantaa from Istanbul on a regular basis.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Istanbul Airport to Helsinki?

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

    Before booking your flight to Helsinki from Istanbul Airport, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Turkish Airlines (79%), Scandinavian Airlines (79%), Finnair( 79%).

  • What does IST to HEL mean?

    This is defined as Istanbul Airport (IST) and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL). Codes like Helsinki-Vantaa Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Istanbul to Helsinki 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 Istanbul to Helsinki with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Istanbul to Helsinki 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 Istanbul to Helsinki that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Istanbul to Helsinki 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 Istanbul to Helsinki that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Istanbul to Helsinki 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 Istanbul to Helsinki?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Istanbul to Helsinki 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.

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Hourly flight availability from Istanbul to Helsinki

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Weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Helsinki

Explore weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Helsinki. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 17 May 2024.
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