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City (LCY) to Istanbul (IST)

LCY - TR5
Price
£177 - £339
TR5
Temperature
9 - 29 °C
TR5
Rainfall
25 - 102 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£177

From City to Istanbul

One-way from

£107

One-way flight from City 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 City to Istanbul?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 42% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from City to Istanbul at least 59 days early can save you up to 24% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from City to Istanbul for as little as £182 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £204 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Istanbul from City average £176. You can even find prices in March for less than £176, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as £106. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul from City. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from City to Istanbul (LCY - TR5)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 20% on flights from City to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from City to Istanbul in March, April 2021

9 Apr - 16 Apr
£153pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
KLM
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City
1 Apr - 4 Apr
£155pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
KLM
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City
22 Mar - 28 Mar
£158pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
KLM
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City

City to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

18 May - 1 Jun
£138pp
LCY
London City
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City
19 May - 2 Jun
£151pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
KLM
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City
9 Apr - 16 Apr
£153pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
KLM
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City

Last-minute flights from City to Istanbul

10 Mar - 17 Mar
£384pp
LCY
London City
LOT
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City
10 Mar - 15 Mar
£400pp
LCY
London City
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City
9 Mar - 17 Mar
£404pp
LCY
London City
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City

One-way flights to Istanbul from City

04:40 - 12:05
KLM
1 stop
5h 25m
LCY - IST
KLM
£108
lastminute.com
16:10 - 12:05
KLM
1 stop
17h 55m
LCY - IST
KLM
£109
mytrip.com
15:05 - 12:05
KLM
1 stop
19h 00m
LCY - IST
KLM
£110
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From City to Istanbul

Are flight prices decreasing from City 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 City 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 London City to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like KLM, Lufthansa, and LOT flying from London City to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from City to Istanbul for under £143 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from City to Istanbul for under £143. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just £138, but on average you can expect to pay £160.

Are there direct flights from City to Istanbul for under £143 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from City to Istanbul, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from City to Istanbul for under £430?

There are currently 16+ open flights from City to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than £430.

Is City weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 29 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Istanbul is typically hotter than in City. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from City to Istanbul?

KLM and Lufthansa can get you from City to Istanbul in just under 5h 25m. Your travel time can differ by up to 4h 35m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Lufthansa, at £139, was found to be the cheapest airline from City to Istanbul. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be KLM. Lufthansa is currently priced 43% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for KLM. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £108.

Destination information for Istanbul

Today's exchange rate
£1 = ₺10.31
Average temperature for March in Istanbul
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Istanbul
62.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 3 airlines flying from City to Istanbul

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
£226 £366 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£245 £391 No cancel fee 76%
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LOT
£243 £494 No cancel fee 81%
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