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from Prague to Istanbul

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Istanbul on Sep 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:15PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport2h35 05:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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$1081One-way
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02:15PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport2h35 05:50PMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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$1081One-way
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10:20AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport5h20 04:40PMIstanbul Airport
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$2791One-way
07:05AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport8h35 04:40PMIstanbul Airport
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$3281One-way
07:35AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport8h05 04:40PMIstanbul Airport
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$3691One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
$125Turkish Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$108pegasus
Wed
Sep 29
$150Turkish Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$125Turkish Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$89pegasus
Sat
Oct 2
$103pegasus
Sun
Oct 3
$87pegasus
Tue
Oct 5
$89pegasus
Thu
Oct 7
$126Turkish Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$88pegasus
Sat
Oct 9
$87pegasus
Sun
Oct 10
$107pegasus
Mon
Oct 11
$126Turkish Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$87pegasus
Wed
Oct 13
$126Turkish Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
$125Turkish Airlines
Fri
Oct 15
$87pegasus
Sat
Oct 16
$87pegasus
Sun
Oct 17
$88pegasus

Travel Information between Prague and Istanbul

distanceDistance937 miles (1511 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $106 (€84) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTurkish Airlines

Travel 937 miles (1511 km) by flight from Prague to Istanbul. Turkish Airlines is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Prague to Istanbul.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Istanbul, Turkey if I’m coming from Prague, Czechia?

Travel between Prague, Czechia and Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Czechia enter Turkey?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Turkey:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 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
  • 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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

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 9/20/21. 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 to Istanbul from Prague.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Czechia from Istanbul, Turkey?

The restriction level for your return to Prague, Czechia from Turkey is: Restricted.

Is my journey back to Prague from Istanbul restricted?

Entry into Czechia is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Prague from Istanbul?

Conditions of reentry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • 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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Prague, Czechia?

You should observe these safety measures in Czechia as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Czechia was last checked on 9/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Prague from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Istanbul from Prague?

You can travel to Istanbul from Prague by flight.

What is the quickest way from Prague to Istanbul?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Istanbul from Prague with an average travel time for this trip around 2 h 30 min.

How far is Istanbul from Prague?

Istanbul is approximately 937 miles (1511 km) away from Prague.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Prague to Istanbul depart from Prague Vaclav Havel Airport to Istanbul Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Prague to Istanbul?

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

  • Turkish Airlines can get you to Istanbul by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Turkish Airlines from Prague to Istanbul for $106 (€84) on Omio.
Can I travel directly between Prague and Istanbul?

Yes, there is a direct service from Prague to Istanbul:

  • You can take a direct flight with pegasus or Turkish Airlines.

Direct services to Istanbul tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Prague to Istanbul ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Prague to Istanbul don't make Istanbul their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Istanbul are Paris, Berlin or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Istanbul to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Prague to Istanbul online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Prague to Istanbul, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $106 (€84) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Prague to Istanbul online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Istanbul
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
Amenities
Praha Hlavni Nadrazi (M)
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