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 01:12pm and 11:12am 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 = 3.865 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 $171 on Alitalia departing on 2015-03-10 and returning on 2015-03-20. 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 $133 on Pegasus Airlines departing on 2015-03-18. Click here to book it.

Airfares found by our users in the past 24 hours

Airline Departure Return Price
Alitalia 2015-03-09 2015-03-16 RT from $174
Ukraine International Airlines 2015-03-09 2015-03-16 RT from $200
Alitalia 2015-03-10 2015-03-20 RT from $171
Alitalia 2015-03-10 2015-03-20 RT from $181
Alitalia 2015-03-16 2015-03-26 RT from $174
Ukraine International Airlines 2015-03-16 2015-03-26 RT from $200
Turkish Airlines 2015-03-19 2015-03-27 RT from $202
Ukraine International Airlines 2015-05-01 2015-05-08 RT from $203
Alitalia 2015-05-05 2015-05-10 RT from $187
Ukraine International Airlines 2015-05-05 2015-05-10 RT from $203

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

Month Airline One Way Round-Trip
March Pegasus Airlines OW from $133 RT from $171
April Air France find now RT from $348
May Pegasus Airlines OW from $103 RT from $187
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July Ryanair OW from $153 find now
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September Pegasus Airlines find now RT from $191
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December Turkish Airlines find now RT from $263
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