How to travel from Manchester to Istanbul

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Travel Information from Manchester to Istanbul

distanceDistance1674 miles (2700 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $213
fastestFastest modeFlight • $213 (€196) • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesTurkish Airlines

Travel 1674 miles (2700 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Manchester to Istanbul. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Turkish Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Istanbul.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Istanbul

Travel 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 Manchester to Istanbul.

International travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey is: Fully open.

Can I enter Turkey if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Istanbul if traveling from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Istanbul, Turkey due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Turkey must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/3/22; 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 Manchester and Istanbul.

The current restriction level for returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Turkey is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Manchester, United Kingdom from Istanbul, Turkey?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. 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 Manchester from Istanbul here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Istanbul from Manchester including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Istanbul is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Istanbul:

A bus is generally $211 (€194) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $213 (€196) from Manchester to Istanbul.

Taking a bus is about $4 (€4) less than taking a train, which costs on average $7 (€6) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Istanbul from Manchester is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h.

Other travel options to Istanbul can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Istanbul by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

Istanbul is approximately 1674 miles (2700 km) away from Manchester.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Manchester, Coach Station to Istanbul, Büyük Otogari.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Manchester Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Manchester to Istanbul:

  • You can go to Istanbul from Manchester by plane with Turkish Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $213 (€196) with Turkish Airlines from Manchester to Istanbul on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Istanbul often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Berlin or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Istanbul and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $213 (€196) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $7 (€6) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Manchester 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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