Cheap flights from Istanbul to London

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Flight information for Istanbul to London

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Istanbul to London
Best Price Found$162The best flight deal from Istanbul to London found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $162
Fastest flight time3h 50mThe fastest flight from Istanbul to London takes 3h 50m
Direct flightsTue, Thu, Sat and SunDirect flights go from Istanbul to London on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Air Canada and Turkish Airlines.
Airports in London6 airportsThere are 6 airports near London: London City (LCY), London Heathrow (LHR), London Luton (LTN), London Stansted (STN), London Gatwick (LGW), London Southend (SEN)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Istanbul to London

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Istanbul to London?

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to London from Istanbul is May. Most expensive is September

What is the cheapest day to depart Istanbul for London?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Thursday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Istanbul to London?

in the afternoon

Istanbul to London flights are approximately 36% more expensive at noon than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to London from Istanbul?

Atlasglobal

Aegean Airlines, Atlasglobal, and British Airways are the most popular carriers operating from Istanbul to London

What is the cheapest Istanbul to London flight route?

Istanbul - London Heathrow

Fly from Istanbul to London Heathrow for the best Istanbul - London flight prices

How far in advance should you book Istanbul to London flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Istanbul to London is approximately 60 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Istanbul to London

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Istanbul to London by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Nov 21
SAW4:20 amIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen
26h 05m
1 stop
LHR6:25 amLondon Heathrow
Nov 28
LHR1:55 pmLondon Heathrow
22h 05m
1 stop
SAW12:00 pmIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen
British Airways
Dec 20
IST12:25 pmIstanbul
4h 20m
LHR4:45 pmLondon Heathrow
Jan 4
LHR11:25 amLondon Heathrow
4h 00m
IST3:25 pmIstanbul
British Airways
Dec 15
IST4:55 amIstanbul
4h 20m
LHR9:15 amLondon Heathrow
Jan 11
LHR11:25 amLondon Heathrow
4h 00m
IST3:25 pmIstanbul
British Airways
Oct 1
IST1:30 pmIstanbul
4h 20m
LHR5:50 pmLondon Heathrow
Feb 1
LHR11:25 amLondon Heathrow
4h 00m
IST3:25 pmIstanbul
Lufthansa
Dec 20
IST1:55 pmIstanbul
6h 20m
1 stop
LHR8:15 pmLondon Heathrow
Jan 4
LHR3:30 amLondon Heathrow
6h 35m
1 stop
IST10:05 amIstanbul
Multiple Airlines
Nov 1
SAW12:35 pmIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR7:25 amLondon Heathrow
Nov 30
LHR4:15 amLondon Heathrow
25h 20m
1 stop
SAW5:35 amIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Istanbul to London

If you're looking for one-way flights from Istanbul to London, view some of our deals below provided by Aegean Airlines and British Airways
British Airways
Nov 23
IST4:55 amIstanbul
4h 20m
LHR9:15 amLondon Heathrow
British Airways
Sep 23
IST1:35 pmIstanbul
4h 20m
LHR5:55 pmLondon Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
Aug 6
SAW7:00 amIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen
9h 05m
1 stop
LHR4:05 pmLondon Heathrow

Best airlines flying from Istanbul to London

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Istanbul to London with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
British Airways
PriceFrom $136
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.6

Boarding

7.3

Comfort

7.7

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.7

Food

Reviews

Cons: British Airways is always amazing

1 / 10
Lufthansa
PriceFrom $190
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.6
7.8

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

Pros: Al the flights was nice with no issues

Cons: The food that I have with Lufthansa was super bad and there’s no Choise, however, the connect flight wit with United airline have very good food and , what I want say is United airline airplane much better than Lufthansa in every thing even the seats is much nicer

1 / 10
Aegean Airlines
PriceFrom $198
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.7
8.9

Boarding

8.8

Comfort

8.6

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

8.3

Food

Reviews

Cons: The are bin delete, and we go to plin and after siting, the change for in other ercraft. Big delay.

1 / 7
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom $204
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Pros: nothing.

Cons: everything.

1 / 10

  • Which airlines flying from Istanbul to London have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Alitalia has implemented additional safety measures to accommodate travelers. Usage of HEPA filters, scheduled sanitation, enhanced cleaning of aircrafts, pre-flight testing, and mask policies are some of the implemented practices made by airlines to help keep you safe as you depart from Istanbul to London. Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

  • Are airlines flying from Istanbul to London offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Istanbul to London are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Turkish Airlines, British Airways, and Lufthansa.

  • How far is Istanbul to London by plane?

    There are 1551.5 mi between Istanbul and London. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 3h 55m.


Can I fly to London from Istanbul right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Istanbul to London

Most visitors from Istanbul need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter London.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Istanbul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Istanbul are not required to quarantine after entering London.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to Istanbul from London?

Returning to Istanbul from London

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Istanbul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Istanbul.

If you are planning to travel to London at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.