Flights from London to Istanbul

The cheapest flights from London to Istanbul

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Cheapest

150

Average

427

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport6h20 08:45PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport19h25 09:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport22h05 12:30PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport7h25 09:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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02:35PMLondon Stansted Airport7h05 11:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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Flight schedule from London to Istanbul

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12:05AMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:55AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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06:20AMLondon Heathrow Airport9h05 05:25PMIstanbul Airport
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06:45AMLondon Heathrow Airport3h55 12:40PMIstanbul Airport
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09:00AMLondon Heathrow Airport6h25 05:25PMIstanbul Airport
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10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport11h15 11:30PMIstanbul Airport
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10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport28h10 04:25PMIstanbul Airport
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10:30AMLondon Heathrow Airport4h05 04:35PMIstanbul Airport
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10:45AMLondon Gatwick Airport4h05 04:50PMIstanbul Airport
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11:25AMLondon Stansted Airport8h55 10:20PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:25AMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 05:15PMIstanbul Airport
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11:25AMLondon Stansted Airport7h15 08:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport20h20 09:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport8h20 09:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport7h15 08:45PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport10h00 11:30PMIstanbul Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport23h00 12:30PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:30AMLondon Gatwick Airport21h25 10:55AMIstanbul Airport
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11:50AMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:00PMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport5h45 08:00PMIstanbul Airport
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12:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport9h15 11:30PMIstanbul Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport6h20 08:45PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport19h25 09:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport22h05 12:30PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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12:25PMLondon Stansted Airport7h25 09:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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01:05PMLondon Heathrow Airport4h10 07:15PMIstanbul Airport
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02:35PMLondon Stansted Airport7h05 11:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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02:35PMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 08:25PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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02:35PMLondon Stansted Airport6h25 11:00PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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02:40PMLondon Stansted Airport5h05 09:45PMIstanbul Airport
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02:50PMLondon Heathrow Airport6h30 11:20PMIstanbul Airport
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03:40PMLondon Stansted Airport3h40 09:20PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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04:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 10:20PMIstanbul Airport
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04:35PMLondon Heathrow Airport15h15 09:50AMIstanbul Airport
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05:10PMLondon Gatwick Airport4h00 11:10PMIstanbul Airport
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05:35PMLondon Heathrow Airport21h50 05:25PMIstanbul Airport
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06:10PMLondon Heathrow Airport27h20 11:30PMIstanbul Airport
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06:10PMLondon Heathrow Airport20h15 04:25PMIstanbul Airport
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06:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport4h15 12:30AMIstanbul Airport
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06:20PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 12:10AMIstanbul Airport
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10:10PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 04:00AMIstanbul Airport
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10:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport14h40 02:55PMIstanbul Airport
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10:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport9h35 09:50AMIstanbul Airport
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11:10PMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:00AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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The fastest flights from London to Istanbul

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Fastest Journey

3 h 40 m

Average

9 h 44 m

Flights per day

44

Distance

2498 km

Of the 44 flights that leave London for Istanbul every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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03:40PMLondon Stansted Airport3h40 09:20PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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11:10PMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:00AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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10:10PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 04:00AMIstanbul Airport
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11:25AMLondon Heathrow Airport3h50 05:15PMIstanbul Airport
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11:50AMLondon Stansted Airport3h50 05:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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Overview: London to Istanbul flight

distanceDistance1549 miles (2498 km)
durationAverage flight duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$129 (€123)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAll Nippon Airways, tarom, KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa, Aeroflot, British Airways, pegasus, TAP Portugal, KLM, Asiana, Air Malta, Atlasglobal, openskies, Air Canada, Turkish Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Air Moldova, Azerbaijan Ailrines, Ryanair, Air France, Air Serbia, Ukraine Intl. Airlines or Lot Polish Airlines

Flights from London to Istanbul cover the 1549 miles (2498 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like All Nippon Airways, tarom, KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa, Aeroflot, British Airways, pegasus, TAP Portugal, KLM, Asiana, Air Malta, Atlasglobal, openskies, Air Canada, Turkish Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Air Moldova, Azerbaijan Ailrines, Ryanair, Air France, Air Serbia, Ukraine Intl. Airlines or Lot Polish Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $129 (€123), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $107 (€102). Travelers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

Airlines: Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and KLM flights from London to Istanbul

You can travel by flight from London to Istanbul with Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and KLM for as low as $107 (€102). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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Aegean Airlines
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KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight to Istanbul from London: Economy and Business.

KLM tickets between London and Istanbul are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with KLM to Istanbul from London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight, you can find all the current KLM flight schedules and plane tickets available on Omio for the 1549 miles (2498 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the KLM flight, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this flight, compare the fastest London to Istanbul routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best KLM London to Istanbul plane ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the KLM plane ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Istanbul with KLM!

    Aegean Airlines is Greece’s leading airline and you can choose between Economy and Business tickets for your next flight between London and Istanbul.

    Aegean Airlines tickets between London and Istanbul are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with Aegean Airlines between London and Istanbul all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight, you can find all the current Aegean Airlines flight schedules and plane tickets available on Omio for the 1549 miles (2498 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Aegean Airlines flight, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this flight, compare the fastest London to Istanbul routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Aegean Airlines London to Istanbul plane ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Aegean Airlines plane ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Istanbul with Aegean Airlines!

      Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly to Istanbul from London and book your most convinient flight ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

      Looking for flights between London and Istanbul? Lufthansa is one of the best companies to travel with on the 1549 miles (2498 km) journey to Istanbul from London. As an official travel partner of Lufthansa, Omio quickly shows you the latest Lufthansa flight schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest London to Istanbul routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Lufthansa plane tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for flights to Istanbul from London, you can quickly see if the Lufthansa ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you’re ready, book your London - Istanbul flight now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Lufthansa!

        Travel Tips: London to Istanbul Flight

        Travel Tips: Take a flight to Istanbul easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Istanbul.
        FAQs

        Travel between London, United Kingdom and Istanbul, Turkey by plane is: Unrestricted.

        What is the status of international entry into Turkey from United Kingdom?

        International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

        Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Turkey from London?

        Conditions of entry:

        • There are no current restrictions

        What are the safety rules to follow in Istanbul, Turkey?

        When traveling in Turkey, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

        • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
        • Face mask requirement: Recommended

        The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between London and Istanbul before traveling.

        Return travel from Turkey to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

        Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Istanbul?

        Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

        Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Istanbul?

        Requirements for reentering:

        • There are no current restrictions

        What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

        The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

        • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
        • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

        Last checked on 10/4/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to London from Istanbul.

        If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Istanbul flights for as little as $107 (€102)  in the next 7 days.
        The London to Istanbul plane ticket price is on average $129 (€123)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
        The distance from London to Istanbul by plane is approximately 1549 miles (2498 km).
        On average the London to Istanbul flight time is 3 h 40 min  covering the 1549 miles (2498 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

        Before booking your flight from London to Istanbul, you have a few airport options to start your journey from including flying out of London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport. Similarly, you can opt to land in Istanbul at airports like Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport and Ataturk Airport.

        Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from London Heathrow Airport   to Istanbul Airport   for this route.

        The most popular departure airport with passengers for this route, called London Heathrow Airport, is located 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from the city center of London.

        The most popular arrival airport, Istanbul Airport, is located 27.7 miles (44.7 km) away from the city center of Istanbul. You can check what public transit connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Istanbul Airport to the city center in Istanbul.

        For the best London to Istanbul flight to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with All Nippon Airways, tarom, KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa, Aeroflot, British Airways, pegasus, TAP Portugal, KLM, Asiana, Air Malta, Atlasglobal, openskies, Air Canada, Turkish Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Air Moldova, Azerbaijan Ailrines, Ryanair, Air France, Air Serbia, Ukraine Intl. Airlines or Lot Polish Airlines. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services from London to Istanbul to compare what amenities they may offer.
        If you’re looking for a direct flight, consider traveling with British Airways, pegasus or Turkish Airlines. Nonstop flight services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your plane tickets.
        You can take the earliest flight from London to Istanbul at 5: 30 AM   or take the last flight from London to Istanbul leaving at 11: 05 PM. Look for the latest London to Istanbul flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this journey.
        The price of a one way plane ticket from London to Istanbul is on average $129 (€123) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for flights from all possible airlines offering this route. In general, you can find plane tickets to Istanbul from London available a few months in advance.

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