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Cheap Flights to Izmir

Popular in December High demand for flights, 0% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price £318 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from £67 From London to Izmir
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Are there currently restrictions on travel to Izmir related to COVID-19?

Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Izmir along with the rest of Turkey. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: Turkey has restricted the entry of travellers who have transited or have been in the following countries in the past 14 days, are passport holders of the following countries, or are arriving from the following countries: Algeria, Angola, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire, Czechia, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece. Guatemala, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, , Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, the Netherlands, Niger, North Macedonia, Norway, Oman, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and Uzbekistan. Turkish citizens/residents who were in these countries in the past 14 days are allowed to enter Turkey but are subject to a 14-day quarantine requirement. Turkish Ministry of Health officials screen travellers at airports using thermal cameras. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW) is closed.. If you are looking to book a trip to Izmir and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about travelling during COVID-19.

Cheapest prices for Izmir flights by month

January
£185
February
£178
March
£191
April
£224
May
£181
June
£176
July
£201
August
£227
September
£209
October
£211
November
£198
December
£200
June is currently the cheapest month to fly to Izmir. At this moment in time August is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Izmir?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - IZM
Price
£176 - £364
IZM
Temperature
12 - 34 °C
June is typically the best time to fly to Izmir, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Izmir then July is statistically the hottest. January is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Izmir?

Booking 49 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Izmir. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Izmir?

The cheapest flights to Izmir are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Sunday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Izmir?

Izmir flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

When to fly

Izmir experiences a Mediterranean climate with long, hot and dry summers and mild to cool, rainy winters.

Weather-wise, the best time of year to travel to Izmir is between the months of April and October. From June to August temperatures rise to around 30 degrees Celsius, this coincides with an increase in prices for flights to Izmir and accommodation. If you can travel outside of these peak times, in the shoulder seasons, you may be able to find a great combination of value for money and excellent holiday weather.

Between November and March you can expect the weather to become a lot cooler. Temperatures can drop to the single digits, although there are likely to be occasional sunny days.  The compensation for this is that you pick up cheap flights to Izmir and the summer crowds will be entirely absent.

As one of Turkey’s leading cities, Izmir hosts a number of events, fairs and festivals throughout the year. Booking flights to Izmir around one of these can make for a great holiday. The annual International Izmir Festival brings together art and culture, by showcasing world-class performers, such as soloists, orchestras, dance companies and rock groups. The festival takes place in various venues across the city from mid-June to mid-July. Another cultural event is the Izmir European Jazz Festival which takes place in March and offers a programme of jazz performances from renowned artists and groups from Turkey and the whole of Europe.

City overview

Book a cheap flight to Izmir and visit a city nestled between a dramatic mountain backdrop and the clear waters of the Aegean Sea, the city of Izmir has plenty to offer its visitors. Whether you’re walking about the waterfront promenade known as the Kordon and enjoying a picturesque sunset, relaxing in the cosy bars and restaurants of the Alsancak region or bartering for bargains at the bazaar, this is a city that offers a feast for all the senses. Food lovers will delight in the many culinary wonders, some of which are almost exclusive to this part of Turkey. This is especially true of the Kumru sandwich, available either with Turkish sausage or green pepper for vegetarian option, served warm with cheese and tomatoes. The coastal location also makes Izmir an excellent place to sample fresh seafood. Though the city has existed for more than 5,000 years, much of it was destroyed in a fire in the early 1920s. Though many of the main historical delights are no longer in existence, there is still much to be enjoyed, from glorious old churches to the Agora Roman bazaar. If you’re keen to experience more ancient history, Izmir is a fantastic base from which to explore further afield with day-trips available to locations such as Ephesus and Pergamum.

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Getting around Izmir

The Izmir Metro is clean, efficient and great value for money, it is an ideal travel solution if your destination lies near a station. Taxis are easy to find and prices are reasonable, but always make sure the driver has reset the meter at the start of your journey. Buses are another possibility but the system is not particularly intuitive and some visitors have a tough time working out where each bus is going. Tickets can, however, be purchased directly from the driver.

Getting to the city from the airport

Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB) caters for direct flights to Europe as well as many domestic destinations. The airport is located around 10 miles (16 km) from Izmir. Fleets of airport shuttles which offer low-cost travel to the city centre and beyond arrive in time to meet each flight arrival. Some travellers may wish to take the suburban train into the city centre. Public buses also make the journey to the city centre and cost less than the shuttles, though they generally take a little longer. Tickets for buses are sold at manned booths.

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