Flights from Chicago to Istanbul

Search and find cheap flights from Chicago to Istanbul (Turkey, Europe)
Search and find cheap flights from Chicago to Istanbul (Turkey, Europe)

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Expect to pay
745 USD for flights from Chicago to Istanbul leaving on 10/5/2017 and returning on 11/3/2017
Low 539 USD
745 USD
High 1,423 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Chicago — Istanbul is approximately 60 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Chicago to Istanbul flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Istanbul from Chicago is January and February. Most expensive are July and December.
Chicago to Istanbul flights are currently cheapest between October and November.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane, Etihad Airways and JetBlue Airways are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Chicago to Istanbul with either Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane, Etihad Airways or JetBlue Airways.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane
+6%
Etihad Airways
+9%
JetBlue Airways
+13%
Delta Air Lines
+13%
British Airways
+14%
American Airlines
+18%
Best time to fly
Chicago to Istanbul flights are approximately 13% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning.
Afternoon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Midway - Ataturk for the best Chicago to Istanbul flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
Midway - Ataturk tends to be 1% cheaper than Midway - Sabiha Gokcen.
momondo compares flights to Istanbul from Chicago from 60 different sites.
Impact on price
Midway-Ataturk
+0%
O'Hare Intl-Ataturk
+5%
O'Hare Intl-Sabiha Gokcen
+8%
Midway-Sabiha Gokcen
+17%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Chicago to Ataturk all week with a flight time of 10 hours 25 minutes.
Direct flights available: 14 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are O'Hare Intl - Frankfurt Intl - Ataturk, O'Hare Intl - Schiphol - Ataturk and O'Hare Intl - Hartsfield Jackson - Schiphol - Ataturk.
You can fly from Chicago to Ataturk indirect via Frankfurt Intl, Schiphol or Hartsfield Jackson.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Istanbul from Chicago
Return trip
Aug 15 - Aug 19
615 USD
FaregeekUS
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
7h 25min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 15 - Aug 18
615 USD
FaregeekUS
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
7h 25min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 22 - Aug 25
615 USD
FaregeekUS
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
7h 25min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go right away

Last minute flights from Chicago to Istanbul
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 26
1,024 USD
Travel2beUS
CHI CHI
13h 10min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
29h 20min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 29
1,124 USD
ExploreTrip
CHI CHI
13h 10min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
34h 5min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 22
1,260 USD
TicketsTR
CHI CHI
15h 45min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
34h 5min
1 stop
CHI CHI

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Chicago to Istanbul
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 17
741 USD
JustAirTicketINT
CHI CHI
16h 15min
2 stops
IST IST
IST IST
33h 41min
2 stops
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 21
782 USD
JustAirTicketINT
CHI CHI
17h 14min
2 stops
IST IST
IST IST
44h 0min
2 stops
CHI CHI
Return trip
Aug 8 - Feb 16
810 USD
ExploreTrip
CHI CHI
22h 10min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
35h 20min
1 stop
CHI CHI

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Istanbul to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 20
649 USD
ParavionUK
IST IST
25h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
19h 0min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 31
700 USD
BudgetAirTR
IST IST
25h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
30h 30min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Jul 27 - Aug 10
731 USD
BudgetAirTR
IST IST
33h 5min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
15h 15min
1 stop
IST IST

Weather forecast for Istanbul

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Istanbul.

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

29°C
20°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 20, 2017

31°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, July 21, 2017

30°C
21°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 22, 2017

31°C
21°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 23, 2017

33°C
21°C

Monday, Monday, July 24, 2017

33°C
22°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 25, 2017

34°C
23°C

So what's it going to cost once you're in Istanbul

Compare the costs of everyday items in Chicago and Istanbul
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Chicago
3.95 USD
44%
Istanbul
2.21 USD
Cappuccino is 44% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MEAL
Inexpensive
Chicago
14.98 USD
62%
Istanbul
5.63 USD
Meal is 62% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MILK
1 liter
Chicago
2.89 USD
-6%
Istanbul
3.05 USD
Milk is 5.6% more expensive in Istanbul than Chicago
BUS
One-way ticket
Chicago
2.25 USD
69%
Istanbul
0.7 USD
Bus is 69% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Chicago
12.49 USD
55%
Istanbul
5.63 USD
movie theater is 55% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
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