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from Brussels to Istanbul

You can get from Brussels to Istanbul by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Istanbul on Oct 22 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:25PMBrussels South Charleroi Airport3h20 05:45PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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$1381One-way
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01:25PMBrussels South Charleroi Airport3h20 05:45PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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$1381One-way
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05:20PMBrussels South Charleroi Airport3h20 09:40PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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$1381One-way
08:50PMBrussels Airport15h10 01:00PMIstanbul Airport
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$3331One-way
06:25AMBrussels Airport9h15 04:40PMIstanbul Airport
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$4021One-way

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Fri
Oct 22
$138pegasus
Sat
Oct 23
$135Turkish Airlines
Sun
Oct 24
$175pegasus
Mon
Oct 25
$138pegasus
Tue
Oct 26
$135Turkish Airlines
Wed
Oct 27
$145pegasus
Thu
Oct 28
$145pegasus
Fri
Oct 29
$302pegasus
Sat
Oct 30
$231pegasus
Sun
Oct 31
$224pegasus
Mon
Nov 1
$156pegasus
Tue
Nov 2
$119pegasus
Wed
Nov 3
$76pegasus
Thu
Nov 4
$64pegasus
Fri
Nov 5
$76pegasus
Sat
Nov 6
$76pegasus
Sun
Nov 7
$64pegasus
Mon
Nov 8
$76pegasus
Tue
Nov 9
$64pegasus
Wed
Nov 10
$95pegasus

Travel Information to Istanbul from Brussels

distanceDistance1351 miles (2179 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $95 (€78) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTurkish Airlines

Take a flight to travel 1351 miles (2179 km) to Istanbul from Brussels. Turkish Airlines is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Istanbul.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Istanbul, Turkey from Brussels, Belgium currently allowed?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter Turkey?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Istanbul from Brussels?

Conditions of entry into Turkey:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Istanbul, Turkey?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Turkey has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/15/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Brussels to Istanbul.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Brussels, Belgium from Istanbul, Turkey due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from Turkey is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Brussels, Belgium from Istanbul, Turkey?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Brussels from Istanbul?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Brussels from Istanbul here.

How do I go from Brussels to Istanbul?

Travel Brussels to Istanbul by flight.

What is the quickest way to get from Brussels to Istanbul?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Istanbul from Brussels with an average travel time for this journey around 3 h 15 min.

What is the distance from Brussels to Istanbul?

The distance from Brussels to Istanbul is approximately 1351 miles (2179 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Brussels to Istanbul?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Brussels to Istanbul:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Brussels Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Istanbul from Brussels?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Istanbul, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Turkish Airlines to go to Istanbul by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Turkish Airlines Brussels to Istanbul tickets on Omio for $95 (€78).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Brussels to Istanbul?
Looking to extend your trip from Brussels to Istanbul? Many Omio customers who go from Brussels to Istanbul usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Paris, Berlin or Munich from Istanbul, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets between Brussels and Istanbul online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Brussels to Istanbul, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $95 (€78) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Brussels to Istanbul tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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