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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Look no more. We’ve gone through the latest 6,427,949 fares to bring you all the insights you could possibly want.
Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Chicago — Istanbul is approximately 59 days to departure.
Chicago to Istanbul flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Istanbul from Chicago is January and September. Most expensive are July and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between November and December.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Major Carrier, Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane and JetBlue Airways are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Major Carrier, Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane and JetBlue Airways.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Major Carrier
+3%
Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane
+6%
JetBlue Airways
+6%
Etihad Airways
+6%
Major US Carrier
+10%
British Airways
+11%
Best time to fly
Chicago to Istanbul flights are approximately 15% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning.
It's generally cheaper to take morning flights from Chicago to Istanbul.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Midway - Ataturk for the best Chicago to Istanbul flight prices saving up to 1% on average.
Of the possible routes between Chicago and Istanbul best prices tend to be found on Midway - Ataturk.
We've got 57 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Midway-Ataturk
+0%
O'Hare Intl-Ataturk
+2%
O'Hare Intl-Sabiha Gokcen
+7%
Midway-Sabiha Gokcen
+16%
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 - Charles De Gaulle - Ataturk.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Chicago to Ataturk include Frankfurt Intl, Schiphol and Charles De Gaulle.
Direct flights available on
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Monday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Istanbul from Chicago
Return trip
Oct 3 - Nov 6
694 USD
ExploreTrip
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
11h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 21 - Oct 20
702 USD
ExploreTrip
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
11h 35min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 13 - Dec 19
702 USD
ExploreTrip
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
11h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI

Go right away

Last minute flights from Chicago to Istanbul
Return trip
Sep 21 - Nov 4
855 USD
TravelgenioUS
CHI CHI
33h 48min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
11h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 24 - Oct 7
973 USD
CFFlyFarUS
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
27h 7min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 23 - Sep 30
993 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
10h 35min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
27h 7min
1 stop
CHI CHI

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Chicago to Istanbul
Return trip
Oct 5 - Nov 21
552 USD
FlightsMojoUS
CHI CHI
15h 55min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
29h 35min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 6 - Oct 14
674 USD
Flightsbank
CHI CHI
20h 5min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
22h 25min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Oct 7 - Oct 29
690 USD
JustAirTicketINT
CHI CHI
15h 55min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
35h 12min
2 stops
CHI CHI

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Istanbul to Chicago
Return trip
Sep 21 - Oct 9
429 USD
TripairTR
IST IST
26h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
17h 0min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Sep 21 - Sep 27
429 USD
TripairTR
IST IST
26h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
19h 50min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Sep 21 - Jan 31
487 USD
FlightsMojoUS
IST IST
26h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
15h 20min
1 stop
IST IST

Weather forecast for Istanbul

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Istanbul.

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 30, 2017

25°C
20°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 31, 2017

26°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, September 1, 2017

28°C
22°C

Saturday, Saturday, September 2, 2017

32°C
23°C

Sunday, Sunday, September 3, 2017

33°C
23°C

Monday, Monday, September 4, 2017

35°C
23°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 5, 2017

28°C
22°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
3.94 USD
42%
Istanbul
2.31 USD
Cappuccino is 42% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MEAL
Inexpensive
Chicago
14.92 USD
62%
Istanbul
5.71 USD
Meal is 62% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MILK
1 liter
Chicago
2.99 USD
-6%
Istanbul
3.17 USD
Milk is 6% more expensive in Istanbul than Chicago
BUS
One-way ticket
Chicago
2.23 USD
67%
Istanbul
0.74 USD
Bus is 67% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Chicago
11.93 USD
52%
Istanbul
5.71 USD
movie theater is 52% cheaper in Istanbul than Chicago
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