You can get from London to Istanbul by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Istanbul on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||1549 miles (2498 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $66 (€52) • 3 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||British Airways|
Travel 1549 miles (2498 km) by flight to Istanbul from London. British Airways is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Istanbul.
International travel from London, United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.
Entry into Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Turkey must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between London and Istanbul.
The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Turkey is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey.
Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:
You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/26/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here.
You can get from London to Istanbul by flight.
Traveling by flight is also the quickest way from London to Istanbul. It takes on average 3 h 50 min to travel this journey.
Istanbul is approximately 1549 miles (2498 km) away from London.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Istanbul:
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Yes, there is a direct route available from London to Istanbul:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Istanbul as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Istanbul from London.
When planning your trip from London to Istanbul, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Istanbul online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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