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United Kingdom to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best null to IST flight in 2021: compare United Kingdom to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
How far in advance should I book a flight from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

To save up to 24% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from United Kingdom to Istanbul from £183 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £205 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Istanbul from United Kingdom. Users have commonly found prices around £177 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £106. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul in May, June 2021

The best prices found for United Kingdom to IST flights in May, June
2 Jun - 11 Jun
£87pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
4 Jun - 15 Jun
£88pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
3 Jun - 10 Jun
£88pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted

United Kingdom to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from United Kingdom found for this year
1 Dec - 15 Dec
£74pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
1 Dec - 14 Dec
£78pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
2 Jun - 11 Jun
£87pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted

Direct flights to Istanbul from United Kingdom

Save time with United Kingdom to Istanbul direct flight deals
2 Jun - 11 Jun
£87pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
4 Jun - 15 Jun
£88pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
3 Jun - 10 Jun
£88pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted

Last-minute flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from United Kingdom, departing today and this week
16 May - 19 May
£95pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted
11 May - 17 May
£99pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
AnadoluJet
Direct
STN
London Stansted
12 May - 23 May
£102pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
STN
London Stansted

One-way flights to Istanbul from United Kingdom

The cheapest one-way flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul
20:05 - 01:55
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
3h 50m
STN - SAW
Pegasus Airlines
£47
Kiwi.com
08:00 - 13:50
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
3h 50m
STN - SAW
Pegasus Airlines
£48
Kiwi.com
20:05 - 01:55
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
3h 50m
STN - SAW
Pegasus Airlines
£54
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From United Kingdom to Istanbul

Are flight prices decreasing from United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from United Kingdom to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alitalia and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from United Kingdom to Istanbul are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul for under £144 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul for under £144. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Pegasus Airlines for just £87, but on average you can expect to pay £95.

Are there direct flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul for under £144 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul under £144. A good price for a direct flight from United Kingdom to Istanbul is less than £96.

Are there last-minute flights available from United Kingdom to Istanbul for under £144?

There are currently 20+ open flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than £144.

What days are direct flights available from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

Consider Aegean Airlines, Air France or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from United Kingdom to Istanbul.

What are the most popular routes from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

While some choose either London Stansted - Istanbul or London Gatwick - Istanbul, London Heathrow - Istanbul is the most popular route from United Kingdom to Istanbul.

What are the cheapest flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

While on average a flight from United Kingdom to Istanbul is generally £331, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £67. When looking at the most popular route, (London Heathrow - Istanbul), you can expect to pay £123 for that flight.

How long does is the flight from United Kingdom to Istanbul?

Pegasus Airlines can get you from United Kingdom to Istanbul in just under 3h 50m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from United Kingdom to Istanbul return?

Currently priced at £88, Pegasus Airlines will fly you from United Kingdom to Istanbul and back. In addition to Pegasus Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from AnadoluJet and British Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £104 and £108, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Pegasus Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £47.

Departure points for flights from United Kingdom to Istanbul

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Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from United Kingdom to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ₺11.58
Flight duration
4h 01m
Average temperature for May in Istanbul
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Istanbul
40.0 mm

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 10 airlines flying from United Kingdom to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from United Kingdom 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
£137 £291 No cancel fee 77%
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LOT
£175 £301 No cancel fee 81%
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Atlasglobal
£159 £305 No cancel fee 85%

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

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Aegean Airlines
£115 £351 No cancel fee 87%
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TAROM
£233 £388 No cancel fee 86%

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

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Air Serbia
£199 £390 No cancel fee N/A
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Aeroflot
£206 £399 No cancel fee 79%
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Alitalia
£218 £401 No cancel fee 81%
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Ukraine International Airlines
£157 £407 No cancel fee 81%
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