Flights from London to Istanbul

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

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Expect to pay
152 USD for flights from London to Istanbul leaving on 11/2/2017 and returning on 11/24/2017
Low 107 USD
152 USD
High 550 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for London — Istanbul is approximately 60 days to departure.
London to Istanbul flights are usually cheapest between 1 and 2 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Istanbul from London is June and November. Most expensive are July and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between November and November.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Ukraine International Airlines, easyJet and Air Moldova are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Ukraine International Airlines, easyJet and Air Moldova are the most popular choices flying from London to Istanbul.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Ukraine International Airlines
+6%
easyJet
+6%
Air Moldova
+7%
Swiss International Air Lines
+14%
Cityjet
+21%
SunExpress
+21%
Best time to fly
London to Istanbul flights are approximately 6% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon.
It's generally cheaper to take afternoon flights from London 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 Stansted - Sabiha Gokcen for the best London to Istanbul flight prices saving up to 4% on average.
Of the possible routes between London and Istanbul best prices tend to be found on Stansted - Sabiha Gokcen.
We scan 65 sites offering flights from London to Istanbul to find all the best options.
Impact on price
Stansted-Sabiha Gokcen
+0%
Heathrow-Sabiha Gokcen
+4%
Luton-Ataturk
+4%
Luton-Sabiha Gokcen
+5%
Heathrow-Ataturk
+6%
London City Airport-Sabiha Gokcen
+7%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from London to Ataturk all week with a flight time of 3 hours 45 minutes.
Direct flights available: 180 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Gatwick - Boryspil - Ataturk, Heathrow - Schiphol - Sabiha Gokcen and Heathrow - Frankfurt Intl - Ataturk.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from London to Ataturk include Boryspil, Schiphol and Frankfurt Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Istanbul from London
Return trip
Sep 21 - Sep 29
141 USD
TravelgenioGB
LON LON
3h 50min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 10min
Direct
LON LON
Return trip
Sep 23 - Sep 29
153 USD
CFOpodoUK
LON LON
3h 50min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 10min
Direct
LON LON
Return trip
Sep 25 - Sep 29
159 USD
Opodo
LON LON
4h 0min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 15min
Direct
LON LON

Go right away

Last minute flights from London to Istanbul
Return trip
Sep 22 - Sep 24
227 USD
CFEDreamsEUR
LON LON
13h 40min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
21h 45min
1 stop
LON LON
Return trip
Sep 23 - Sep 25
232 USD
TripairGB
LON LON
7h 55min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
20h 35min
1 stop
LON LON
Return trip
Sep 22 - Sep 25
244 USD
SkylordTravelUK
LON LON
7h 10min
1 stop
IST IST
IST IST
27h 50min
1 stop
LON LON

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from London to Istanbul
Return trip
Oct 6 - Oct 20
125 USD
TripairGB
LON LON
3h 55min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 5min
Direct
LON LON
Return trip
Oct 5 - Oct 10
129 USD
AirNGoSE
LON LON
3h 50min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 5min
Direct
LON LON
Return trip
Oct 6 - Oct 13
149 USD
CFOpodoCOM
LON LON
3h 50min
Direct
IST IST
IST IST
4h 5min
Direct
LON LON

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Istanbul to London
Return trip
Sep 21 - Sep 24
191 USD
CFEDreamsEUR
IST IST
17h 30min
1 stop
LON LON
LON LON
20h 30min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Sep 21 - Dec 16
277 USD
Travel2beTR
IST IST
15h 55min
1 stop
LON LON
LON LON
11h 10min
1 stop
IST IST
Return trip
Sep 22 - Sep 28
293 USD
Travel2beTR
IST IST
14h 25min
1 stop
LON LON
LON LON
5h 15min
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 London and Istanbul
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
London
3.51 USD
34%
Istanbul
2.31 USD
Cappuccino is 34% cheaper in Istanbul than London
MEAL
Inexpensive
London
19.91 USD
71%
Istanbul
5.71 USD
Meal is 71% cheaper in Istanbul than London
MILK
1 liter
London
4.63 USD
32%
Istanbul
3.17 USD
Milk is 32% cheaper in Istanbul than London
BUS
One-way ticket
London
3.32 USD
78%
Istanbul
0.74 USD
Bus is 78% cheaper in Istanbul than London
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
London
15.93 USD
64%
Istanbul
5.71 USD
movie theater is 64% cheaper in Istanbul than London
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