Cheap flights from London to Istanbul, Turkey (LON to IST)

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Flight info

What is the distance between London and Istanbul?

The distance between London and Istanbul is 1541 miles (or 2480 kilometres).

How long is the flight from London to Istanbul?

The shortest flight time is 3 hours 40 minutes.

Airports

How many airports in London have flights to Istanbul?

7 airports in London have flights to Istanbul: Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW), London City Airport (LCY), Stansted (STN), Luton Airport (LTN), Southend (SEN), and St Pancras International RailSt (QQS).

How many airports in Istanbul accept flights from London?

2 airports in Istanbul accept flights from London: Ataturk (IST) and Sabiha Gokcen (SAW).

What are the most popular airports on this route?

Heathrow and Ataturk are the most popular airports on this route.

Which are the most popular flight connections?

The most popular flight stopovers from London to Istanbul are: Amsterdam, Paris, Frankfurt, Zurich, and Munich.

Time

What is the time zone difference between London and Istanbul?

When you fly from London to Istanbul, don't forget about the time difference. The time in Istanbul is +02:00 from the London time. The current time in Istanbul is 09:33pm and 07:33pm in London. Check this again shortly before your flight.

Currency

What is the currency exchange rate between United Kingdom (GBP) and Turkey (TRY)?

The currency exchange rate between United Kingdom (GBP) and Turkey (TRY) is 1 GBP = 3.552 TRY.

Airfares

How much does the cheapest round-trip flight cost?

The cheapest RT flight found by previous visitors within the last 24 hours is $175 on Turkish Airlines departing on 2015-04-08 and returning on 2015-04-21. Click here to book it.

What is the current cheapest one way flight?

The cheapest OW flight found by previous visitors within the last 24 hours is $124 on Wizz Air departing on 2015-03-05. Click here to book it.

Airfares found by our users in the past 24 hours

Airline Departure Return Price
Alitalia 2015-02-09 2015-02-16 RT from $178
Air France 2015-04-06 2015-04-20 RT from $221
Air France 2015-04-06 2015-04-20 RT from $227
Ukraine International Airlines 2015-04-06 2015-04-20 RT from $229
Turkish Airlines 2015-04-08 2015-04-21 RT from $175
Alitalia 2015-04-08 2015-04-21 RT from $178
Turkish Airlines 2015-04-08 2015-04-21 RT from $183
Turkish Airlines 2015-04-10 2015-04-24 RT from $175
Alitalia 2015-04-10 2015-04-24 RT from $178
Alitalia 2015-04-10 2015-04-24 RT from $178

Average one way and round-trip airfares for the next 12 months

Month Airline One Way Round-Trip
January Atlasjet Airlines find now RT from $202
February Air France find now RT from $204
March Atlasjet Airlines OW from $100 RT from $190
April Turkish Airlines find now RT from $175
May Turkish Airlines find now RT from $171
June Turkish Airlines OW from $102 RT from $179
July Norwegian Air OW from $150 RT from $233
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