|Distance||1549 miles (2498 km)|
|Average flight duration||4 h 5 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$128 (€103)|
|Airlines||Turkish Airlines, British Airways, pegasus or Atlasglobal|
Flights from Istanbul to London cover the 1549 miles (2498 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like Turkish Airlines, British Airways, pegasus or Atlasglobal. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $128 (€103), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $99 (€80). Travelers depart most frequently from Istanbul Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
For as little as $99 (€80) you can travel by flight from Istanbul to London with British Airways and Turkish Airlines. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
British Airways is the United Kingdom’s leading airline and there are several options for ticket fares for your next flight from Istanbul to London. When traveling with British Airways within the UK and Europe, the fares are: Basic, Plus, Plus Flex, Club Europe. When traveling across the world: Economy, World Traveler Plus, Club World and First Class.
Looking to travel by plane from Istanbul to London? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with British Airways. Check Omio to see current British Airways flight schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Istanbul to London flight and book British Airways tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a flight between Istanbul and London, you can expect to travel 1549 miles (2498 km) one-way with British Airways. If you search for flights from Istanbul to London in the Omio app, you can check if the British Airways ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight with British Airways, we do the work for you to get you safely to London from Istanbul. Book that perfect Istanbul to London flight now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with British Airways!
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your British Airways flight ticket from Istanbul to London:
Travelers wishing to visit England's busy capital from the old city of Istanbul, whether for business or pleasure, will find direct flights readily available. With between 15-16 direct departures per day and numerous indirect routes on top, the 1540-mile route can be completed in as little as 3 hours 50 minutes. Departure options begin in the early morning and are spread throughout the day, providing flights well into the evening.
Direct flights from Istanbul to London are offered by national carrier Turkish Airlines, Atlasjet, Pegasus and British Airways. Where an indirect route is chosen, passengers may have to change airline providers.
The quickest flight across the 1540-mile route is a Turkish Airlines service, taking just 3 hours 50 minutes. Most other direct departures take, on average, 15 minutes more. The longest takes closer to 4 hours 20 minutes. Indirect routes can take significantly longer, depending on the wait time at transfer stations.
Whenever travelers fly, they can expect 15-16 direct daily departures. A majority of these are offered by Pegasus each day. A further 15 indirect options are also available, but some of these involve extended travel times. Departures begin in the morning, at around 7:30 a.m. and are spread throughout the day until 9:00 p.m.
Departure airport: Flights depart from Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (IST) and Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW). Ataturk is the busiest of the three airports in Turkey and is also closest to the center. It can be found on the European side of Istanbul, west of the city center and close to the Trans-European Motorway, for easy access by car. Sabiha Gokcen is 25 miles from the city center so will require more travel. Taxi and car rental are available at the airports, as is parking.
Arrival airport: Passengers can choose to arrive at any of London's main airports: Stansted, Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton, and London City. London City is the most central, though all have good rail and bus links to organize swift onward travel. Direct flights tend to land at Gatwick, Heathrow, and Stansted.
Travel between Istanbul, Turkey and London, United Kingdom by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between Istanbul and London before traveling.
Return travel from United Kingdom to Turkey is: Partially open.
Entry into Turkey is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Turkey has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/20/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to Istanbul from London.
Before booking your flight between Istanbul and London, you have a few airport options to start your journey from including flying out of Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport and Ataturk Airport. Similarly, you can opt to land in London at airports like London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport.
Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Istanbul Airport to London Heathrow Airport for this route.
You can find the most popular departure airport for this route, Istanbul Airport, located approximately 20 miles (32 km) from the city center of Istanbul. The most popular arrival airport in London, called London Heathrow Airport, is located around 14 miles (23 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of London from London Heathrow Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.
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