Flights from Sydney to Istanbul

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Oct 06
Oct 07
Oct 08
Oct 09
Oct 10
Oct 11
Oct 12

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.


Overview: Sydney to Istanbul flight

distanceDistance9268 miles (14948 km)
durationAverage flight duration30 h 20 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$1,179 (€1,121)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesSingapore Airlines, Oman Air or Etihad Airways

Flights from Sydney to Istanbul cover the 9268 miles (14948 km) long journey taking on average 30 h 20 min with our travel partners like Singapore Airlines, Oman Air or Etihad Airways. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $1,179 (€1,121), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $1,153 (€1,096). Travelers depart most frequently from Sydney and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

Airlines: British Airways and Qatar Airways flights from Sydney to Istanbul

Travel between Sydney and Istanbul from $1,153 (€1,096) with Omio’s flight partners British Airways and Qatar Airways! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

British Airways
Qatar Airways

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

Flight information from Sydney to Istanbul with British Airways:

  • Average Duration: 21 h 35 min
  • British Airways frequency: 1 a day

Are you making plans to travel from Sydney to Istanbul? Why not take a flight with Qatar Airways? Omio can show you current Qatar Airways flight times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Sydney to Istanbul flights all in one place. On the Qatar Airways flight, you can expect to travel 9268 miles (14948 km) from Sydney to Istanbul. If you use the Omio app to search for flights to Istanbul from Sydney, you can quickly see if the Qatar Airways ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you have found your perfect one-way Qatar Airways flight between Sydney and Istanbul, book your cheap plane tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Flight information from Sydney to Istanbul with Qatar Airways:

  • Average Duration: 24 h 22 min
  • Qatar Airways frequency: 5 a day

Flights from Sydney to Istanbul: Journey Details

Sydney to Istanbul flights take approximately 24 hours and involve one or more connections at locations like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Hong Kong or Singapore. Routes are operated on code-share bookings by Singapore Airlines, British Airways, Turkish Airlines, Cathy Pacific, Virgin Australia and Etihad. Other routes are available with much longer journey times. Departures for the most direct routes take place from late afternoon until early evening.

Taking a Flight from Sydney

Sydney to Istanbul flights take-off from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, located 9 km South of the city. The airport is linked to Sydney by local trains with frequent departures, as well as hotel shuttle bus services and local buses. All three of Kingsford's terminals have car rental desks and taxi ranks. Sydney has an efficient public transport network of local trains, light railway trains, water ferries and bus routes, including several NightRide services.

Flying into Istanbul

Istanbul sits on the River Bosphorus and is bordered to the North by the Black Sea. This busy and vibrant city is full of history, with many archaeological and religious sites for visitors to explore. Visitors can also enjoy shopping in markets and souks, as well as dining on local delicacies from street stalls or high-end restaurants. Sydney to Istanbul flights land at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, which lies 20 km to the West of the city, with the Metro, Light Rail, Express Buses, car rentals and taxis all providing links between the two. Istanbul's public transport network is made up of light railways, buses, water ferries and Dolmus minivans, operated by private companies.

Travel Tips: Sydney 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 Sydney to Istanbul.

Travel by plane between Sydney, Australia and Istanbul, Turkey is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Istanbul from Sydney restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Australia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Turkey from Sydney?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Istanbul from Sydney closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Istanbul to Sydney is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Australia from Turkey?

Reentry to Australia is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Australia from Istanbul?

What are the requirements?

  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Sydney, Australia?

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

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

Last checked on 10/1/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your flight to Sydney from Istanbul here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Sydney to Istanbul flights for as little as $1,153 (€1,096)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your plane ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Sydney to Istanbul flight to cost on average $1,179 (€1,121)  one way.
The distance to Istanbul from Sydney by plane is approximately 9268 miles (14948 km).
On average the Sydney to Istanbul flight travel time is 30 h 20 min  for the 9268 miles (14948 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who book cheap flights for this trip most frequently fly from Sydney   to Istanbul Airport.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from Sydney and need to travel around 7.1 miles (11.4 km) from the city center to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Istanbul most often land in Istanbul Airport and need to travel about 27.7 miles (44.7 km) from this airport to reach the city center. You can check for public transit connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Istanbul Airport to get you to the city center of Istanbul.

For the best Sydney to Istanbul flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Singapore Airlines, Oman Air or Etihad Airways. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services between Sydney and Istanbul to compare what amenities they may offer.
The first Sydney to Istanbul flight departs at 12: 10 PM   and the last flight from Sydney to Istanbul leaves at 12: 10 PM. Check out the most up-to-date flight schedule from Sydney to Istanbul on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase the Sydney to Istanbul flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $1,179 (€1,121). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights from Sydney to Istanbul. Look out for plane tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

More options for your journey from Sydney to Istanbul

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone