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Cheap flights from Glasgow to Istanbul from £120

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
GLA — IST
27 Jul — 3 Aug1
1 adult
Sat 27/7
Sat 3/8

The best prices from Glasgow to Istanbul are usually found in February or January, booked 65 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Glasgow to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Glasgow (GG1) to Istanbul (TR5). 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 22 July 2024.

Round-trip from

£210

One-way from

£120

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

February
7/9-10/9
  • 7/9-10/9
  • 4 total stops
  • 41h 05m total
  • Glasgow to Istanbul
5/8
  • 5/8
  • 1 total stop
  • 16h 25m total
  • Glasgow to Istanbul
High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

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

Users have found that flying from Glasgow to Istanbul on a Wednesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 36 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 Glasgow to Istanbul within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £185.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Istanbul. Flights to Istanbul from Glasgow in February are about £268 on average during February, but can be found for as low as £145.

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

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Glasgow to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap British Airways flights from Glasgow to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between Glasgow and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights heading from Glasgow to Istanbul. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Thu 3/1012:30GLA - IST
1 stop10h 00mBritish Airways
Fri 11/1020:25IST - GLA
1 stop27h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/7£235
Thu 5/914:40GLA - IST
1 stop7h 50mBritish Airways
Sun 8/919:50IST - GLA
1 stop24h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/7£405
Sun 29/1216:40GLA - SAW
1 stop19h 30mBritish Airways
Sun 5/115:55SAW - GLA
1 stop18h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/7£439
Thu 5/914:40GLA - SAW
1 stop20h 55mBritish Airways
Sun 8/916:10SAW - GLA
1 stop28h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/7£472
Mon 30/908:10GLA - IST
1 stop6h 30mBritish Airways
Mon 30/920:15IST - GLA
1 stop14h 15mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/7£482
Tue 6/807:05GLA - SAW
1 stop6h 30mBritish Airways
Fri 16/814:40SAW - GLA
1 stop9h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/7£771
Sun 28/708:20GLA - IST
1 stop7h 25mBritish Airways
Sun 28/719:50IST - GLA
1 stop14h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 21/7£889

Cheap Air France flights from Glasgow to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air France for the route between Glasgow and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Air France flights we've found at this time heading from Glasgow to Istanbul. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Thu 3/1009:15GLA - IST
2 stops29h 15mAir France
Fri 11/1006:45IST - GLA
2 stops11h 20mAir France
Deal found 22/7£905
Sun 28/706:10GLA - IST
2 stops8h 20mAir France
Tue 30/706:45IST - GLA
2 stops11h 20mAir France
Deal found 21/7£982
Sun 28/706:10GLA - IST
2 stops8h 20mAir France
Thu 1/806:45IST - GLA
2 stops18h 25mAir France
Deal found 21/7£1,188

Cheap Glasgow to Istanbul flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Glasgow to Istanbul specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Prices were last updated on 22 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Glasgow to Istanbul in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Wed 24/714:25GLA - IST
1 stop12h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£234
Wed 24/714:25GLA - IST
1 stop12h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£234
Sun 25/819:50GLA - IST
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 27/810:50IST - GLA
1 stop9h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/7£239
Mon 29/714:30GLA - SAW
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/819:20SAW - GLA
1 stop16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£241
Sat 31/810:25GLA - IST
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/910:50IST - GLA
1 stop8h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£244
Sat 31/810:25GLA - IST
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/910:50IST - GLA
1 stop8h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£248
Wed 24/713:55GLA - SAW
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/708:55SAW - GLA
1 stop16h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£252
Mon 29/714:30GLA - SAW
1 stop17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/812:40SAW - GLA
2 stops21h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£255
Sat 31/823:25GLA - IST
2 stops14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/910:50IST - GLA
1 stop8h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£256

Glasgow to Istanbul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Glasgow and Istanbul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Glasgow to Istanbul in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 24/917:55GLA - IST
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 29/923:20IST - GLA
1 stop12h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£181
Mon 30/915:45GLA - IST
1 stop10h 20mMultiple Airlines
Tue 15/1004:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£205
Sat 7/908:30GLA - IST
2 stops17h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 10/923:35IST - GLA
2 stops23h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£210
Tue 24/907:00GLA - SAW
1 stop10h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 29/908:55SAW - GLA
1 stop16h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£214
Sat 7/908:30GLA - IST
2 stops17h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 10/904:50IST - GLA
1 stop15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£217
Wed 24/714:25GLA - IST
1 stop12h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£234
Wed 24/714:25GLA - IST
1 stop12h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£234
Thu 3/1012:30GLA - IST
1 stop10h 00mBritish Airways
Fri 11/1020:25IST - GLA
1 stop27h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 22/7£235
Mon 30/907:00GLA - SAW
1 stop8h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 15/1008:45SAW - GLA
1 stop7h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£239

Glasgow to Istanbul flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Glasgow to Istanbul for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Glasgow to Istanbul departing last-minute. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Mon 29/714:30GLA - IST
1 stop8h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/804:50IST - GLA
1 stop20h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£274
Sun 28/715:35GLA - IST
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£304
Sun 28/715:35GLA - IST
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£309
Sun 28/715:35GLA - IST
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 1/804:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£325
Mon 29/714:30GLA - IST
1 stop8h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/823:15IST - GLA
2 stops12h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£330
Sun 28/708:25GLA - IST
2 stops15h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£340
Sun 28/708:25GLA - IST
2 stops15h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 31/704:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£345
Sun 28/715:35GLA - IST
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 3/804:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£349
Sun 28/715:35GLA - IST
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Fri 2/804:50IST - GLA
1 stop7h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/7£355

One-way flights to Istanbul from Glasgow

Search for one-way flight options from Glasgow to Istanbul. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Glasgow to Istanbul can choose from these deals. Users needing a return flight from Glasgow to Istanbul should utilize the search form above.
Mon 5/814:30GLA - SAW
1 stop16h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£120
Wed 7/814:25GLA - SAW
1 stop16h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/7£125
Wed 7/814:25GLA - SAW
1 stop16h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£128
Mon 5/814:30GLA - SAW
1 stop14h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/7£129
Mon 5/820:00GLA - IST
2 stops24h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£131
Tue 6/815:00GLA - SAW
1 stop7h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£132
Sat 3/814:20GLA - SAW
1 stop15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/7£133
Tue 6/818:50GLA - IST
1 stop13h 25mWizz Air
Deal found 22/7£136
Sat 3/823:25GLA - SAW
2 stops23h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/7£137

Find flights from Glasgow to Istanbul within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Glasgow to Istanbul that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.

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£210 - £405

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Price

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Sat 7/9

2 stops17h 35m

Istanbul

Tue 10/9

2 stops23h 30m

£210

Glasgow IntlIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

GLA - SAW

GLASAW

Glasgow Intl

Tue 24/9

1 stop10h 40m

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Sun 29/9

1 stop16h 10m

£214

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Sat 7/9

2 stops17h 35m

Istanbul

Tue 10/9

1 stop15h 35m

£217

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Thu 3/10

1 stop10h 00m

Istanbul

Fri 11/10

1 stop27h 55m

£235

Glasgow IntlIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

GLA - SAW

GLASAW

Glasgow Intl

Mon 30/9

1 stop8h 40m

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Tue 15/10

1 stop7h 10m

£239

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Sat 31/8

1 stop15h 40m

Istanbul

Sat 7/9

1 stop8h 40m

£244

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Sat 31/8

1 stop15h 40m

Istanbul

Sat 7/9

1 stop8h 40m

£248

Glasgow IntlIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

GLA - SAW

GLASAW

Glasgow Intl

Mon 30/9

1 stop8h 50m

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Mon 30/9

1 stop15h 10m

£251

Glasgow IntlIstanbul

GLA - IST

GLAIST

Glasgow Intl

Thu 5/9

1 stop7h 50m

Istanbul

Sun 8/9

1 stop24h 55m

£405

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Deals found on 22/7

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Glasgow to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 19 July 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Glasgow to Istanbul may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 65 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Glasgow to Istanbul?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Glasgow to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 21 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Glasgow to Istanbul flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons 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 Glasgow to Istanbul

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Istanbul from Glasgow 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.

IST

Temperature

5 - 23 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Istanbul, 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).

Reviews of airlines servicing Istanbul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Istanbul. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Istanbul. Reviews last updated 22 July 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with British Airways and Air France from Glasgow to Istanbul by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.5
Good
1,626 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Boarding

7.5

Overall

7.5

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.0

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Friendly and efficient staff. One of the best boarding structure I've seen, miles and more airlines are always a joke, chaotic. This airline is actually efficient. Planes are new, clean. A

7.5
Good
1,626 reviews
7.5
Good
1,626 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Boarding

7.5

Overall

7.5

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.0

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Friendly and efficient staff. One of the best boarding structure I've seen, miles and more airlines are always a joke, chaotic. This airline is actually efficient. Planes are new, clean. A

7.0
Good
1,180 reviews
7.5
Good
1,626 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Boarding

7.5

Overall

7.5

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.0

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Friendly and efficient staff. One of the best boarding structure I've seen, miles and more airlines are always a joke, chaotic. This airline is actually efficient. Planes are new, clean. A

6.7
Okay
6,720 reviews
7.5
Good
1,626 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Boarding

7.5

Overall

7.5

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

7.0

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Friendly and efficient staff. One of the best boarding structure I've seen, miles and more airlines are always a joke, chaotic. This airline is actually efficient. Planes are new, clean. A

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Glasgow to Istanbul for under £300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Istanbul for under £300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £210, but on average you can expect to pay £266.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Glasgow to Istanbul for under £300?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Glasgow to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than £300.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Glasgow to Istanbul round-trip?

    According to our current data, British Airways (£235), offers the cheapest pricing from Glasgow to Istanbul. Users have found that British Airways is 12% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What does GLA to IST mean?

    GLA stands for Glasgow Intl Airport, while IST stands for Istanbul Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Bursa Yenişehir Airport (YEI), İzmit Cengiz Topel Airport (KCO), Tekirdag Corlu Airport (TEQ).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Glasgow 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.

  • How recently were the Glasgow to Istanbul flight deals updated?

    The Glasgow to Istanbul flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 22/7.

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

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

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Glasgow to Istanbul (average of £152). Flying from Glasgow to Istanbul in August is currently the most expensive (average of £390). 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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Top 6 airlines flying from Glasgow to Istanbul

Discover the top 6 airlines that operate flights from Glasgow to Istanbul. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 980,503 searches. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
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Pegasus AirlinesCheapest£107Average£183FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
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Air FranceCheapest£125Average£147FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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LufthansaCheapest£143Average£238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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KLMCheapest£162Average£362FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£181Average£309FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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British AirwaysCheapest£187Average£257FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Hourly flight availability from Glasgow to Istanbul

Find hourly flight availability from Glasgow to Istanbul. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 22 July 2024.
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