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 07:40pm and 05:40pm 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 = 3.48 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 $214 on Turkish Airlines departing on 2015-03-06 and returning on 2015-03-11. 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 $108 on Pegasus Airlines departing on 2015-05-26. Click here to book it.

Airfares found by our users in the past 24 hours

Airline Departure Return Price
Atlasjet Airlines 2014-11-26 2015-01-15 RT from $206
Atlasjet Airlines 2014-11-26 2015-01-16 RT from $206
Ryanair 2015-01-06 2015-01-17 RT from $196
Atlasjet Airlines 2015-01-06 2015-01-17 RT from $206
Ryanair 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $190
Atlasjet Airlines 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $206
Turkish Airlines 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $210
Wizz Air 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $199
Ryanair 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $190
Wizz Air 2015-01-22 2015-01-29 RT from $199

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

Month Airline One Way Round-Trip
November Atlasjet Airlines find now RT from $206
December Air Serbia OW from $396 RT from $217
January Wizz Air OW from $100 RT from $190
February Pegasus Airlines find now RT from $200
March Turkish Airlines find now RT from $214
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May Pegasus Airlines OW from $108 RT from $204
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