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The best prices from Birmingham to Istanbul are usually found in March or November, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Birmingham (BHX) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best BHX to IST flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
BHX - TR5
Price
£170 - £279
TR5
Temperature
9 - 29 °C
TR5
Rainfall
25 - 102 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£170

From Birmingham to Istanbul

One-way from

£104

One-way flight from Birmingham to Istanbul

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Birmingham to Istanbul?

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

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

Find a great deal and save up to 24% by booking at least 59 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Birmingham to Istanbul within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £184.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham to Istanbul?

Flights from Birmingham to Istanbul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Birmingham to Istanbul in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £107.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham to Istanbul (BHX - TR5)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Birmingham to Istanbul at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 37% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to Istanbul in July, August 2021

The best prices found for BHX to IST flights in July, August
13 Aug - 15 Aug
£156pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
13 Aug - 15 Aug
£167pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
13 Aug - 15 Aug
£169pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

Birmingham to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Birmingham found for this year
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£128pp
BHX
Birmingham
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
10 Nov - 13 Nov
£132pp
BHX
Birmingham
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
3 Dec - 13 Dec
£133pp
BHX
Birmingham
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

Direct flights to Istanbul from Birmingham

Save time with Birmingham to Istanbul direct flight deals
30 Oct - 6 Nov
£223pp
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
BHX
Birmingham
1 Nov - 4 Nov
£237pp
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
BHX
Birmingham
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£241pp
BHX
Birmingham
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
BHX
Birmingham

Last-minute flights from Birmingham to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Birmingham, departing today and this week
2 Aug - 6 Aug
£186pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
2 Aug - 6 Aug
£207pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
2 Aug - 6 Aug
£217pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham

One-way flights to Istanbul from Birmingham

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham to Istanbul
06:45 - 21:00
Lufthansa
1 stop
12h 15m
BHX - IST
Lufthansa
£104
World Air Fares
06:20 - 23:15
Air France
1 stop
14h 55m
BHX - IST
Air France
£117
KLM
04:10 - 19:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
13h 15m
BHX - IST
Multiple Airlines
£132
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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to Istanbul

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham to Istanbul due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Birmingham and Istanbul for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Birmingham to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Birmingham to Istanbul that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Birmingham to Istanbul?

Most people fly from Birmingham (BHX) if they book a flight from Birmingham to Istanbul. On average, Birmingham has 0 outbound flights to Istanbul per day from 9 airlines. Birmingham is conveniently located just 6.8 mi from Birmingham’s city centre.

Can I find flights from Birmingham to Istanbul for under £145 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to Istanbul for under £145. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just £128, but on average you can expect to pay £152.

Are there direct flights from Birmingham to Istanbul for under £290 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Birmingham to Istanbul under £290. A good price for a direct flight from Birmingham to Istanbul is less than £282.

Are there last-minute flights available from Birmingham to Istanbul for under £218?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Birmingham to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than £218.

How many flights depart from Birmingham to Istanbul on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Birmingham to Istanbul per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is Birmingham weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Istanbul are hotter than in Birmingham.

How long does is the flight from Birmingham to Istanbul?

Airlines like Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, and KLM fly from Birmingham to Istanbul in about 3h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 10m. There are 1627 mi between Birmingham and Istanbul. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Birmingham to Istanbul return?

Our cheapest airline available from Birmingham to Istanbul is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £128 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is KLM, starting at £170. Lufthansa is priced at 43% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Birmingham to Istanbul one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Lufthansa. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £91. Users have also found tickets on Air France for as little as £112.

Alternative routes for Birmingham to Istanbul

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Birmingham to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ₺11.81
Flight duration
4h 03m
Average temperature for July in Istanbul
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Istanbul
31.0 mm

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 7 airlines flying from Birmingham to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Birmingham to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Malta
£199 £208 No cancel fee 86%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Malta. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air France
£158 £279 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
£180 £286 No cancel fee 76%
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KLM
£181 £358 No cancel fee 75%
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Pegasus Airlines
£235 £395 No cancel fee 82%
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Bakhtar Afghan Airline
£320 £411 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Bakhtar Afghan Airline. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Turkish Airlines
£264 £420 No cancel fee 77%
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Hourly flight availability from Birmingham to Istanbul

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