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Flight Information between London and Istanbul

distanceDistance1549 miles (2498 km)
durationAverage flight duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$151 (€121)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesTurkish Airlines, pegasus, British Airways, Atlasglobal, Ukraine Intl. Airlines, Lot Polish Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa or Aegean Airlines

Flights from London to Istanbul cover the 1549 miles (2498 km) long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Turkish Airlines, pegasus, British Airways, Atlasglobal, Ukraine Intl. Airlines, Lot Polish Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa or Aegean Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as $100 (€80), but the average price of plane tickets is $151 (€121). Travelers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

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KLM, Lufthansa and British airways London – Istanbul

KLM, Lufthansa and British airways flights will get you between London and Istanbul from $100 (€80). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

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Travel Tips

Flights from London to Istanbul
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
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my flight to Istanbul from London?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/13/21. 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.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Istanbul, Turkey?

The restriction level for your return flight to London, United Kingdom from Istanbul is: Restricted.

Is my return flight into London from Istanbul restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/16/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to London from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap plane tickets from London to Istanbul cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Istanbul flights for as little as $100 (€80)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a flight from London to Istanbul?
If you’re looking to book your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Istanbul flight price to come in at an average of $151 (€121)  one way.
How far is it from London to Istanbul by plane?
You should expect to travel around 1549 miles (2498 km)  between London and Istanbul by plane.
How long is a flight between London and Istanbul on average?
On average the London to Istanbul flight travel time is 3 h 50 min  for the 1549 miles (2498 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What airport in London does the flight to Istanbul leave from? Which airport do I fly into Istanbul from London?

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.

Where is the airport in London? Where is the airport in Istanbul?

The most popular departure airport with passengers for this journey, called London Heathrow Airport, is located 14 miles (23 km) from the city center of London.

The most popular arrival airport, Istanbul Airport, is located 20 miles (32 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.

Which airlines can get me from London to Istanbul?
For the trip from London to Istanbul you can take a flight with Turkish Airlines, pegasus, British Airways, Atlasglobal, Ukraine Intl. Airlines, Lot Polish Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa or Aegean Airlines. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from London to Istanbul on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any nonstop flight services from London to Istanbul?
Yes, there are direct flights to Istanbul from London, and you can find a direct flight for this trip with pegasus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When is the earliest flight from London to Istanbul? When is the last flight from London to Istanbul?
The first London to Istanbul flight departs at 9: 25 AM   and the last flight from London to Istanbul leaves at 11: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date flight schedule from London to Istanbul on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I book the London to Istanbul flight for the best deals on tickets?
If you purchase the London to Istanbul flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $151 (€121). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights to Istanbul from London. Look out for plane tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.