Cheap Flights from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul from £9

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Flight information for London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul
Best price found£88The best flight deal from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £88
Fastest flight time3h 45mThe fastest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul takes 3h 45m
Direct flightsWed, Thu, Fri, Sat and SunDirect flights go from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Air Canada and American Airlines.
Airports in Istanbul2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Istanbul: Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen (SAW), Istanbul (IST)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul

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 London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul?

January

The cheapest time of year to fly to Istanbul from London Heathrow Airport is January. The most expensive is December.

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

Ukraine International Airlines

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

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

53 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul is approximately 53 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul by changing tabs
Lufthansa
5 Nov
LHR07:30London Heathrow
7h 40m
1 stop
IST15:10Istanbul
15 Nov
IST01:55Istanbul
6h 50m
1 stop
LHR08:45London Heathrow
British Airways
23 Feb
LHR11:35London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST15:35Istanbul
2 Mar
IST02:45Istanbul
4h 30m
LHR07:15London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
20 Jan
LHR04:15London Heathrow
8h 00m
1 stop
SAW12:15Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
23 Jan
SAW04:20Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
11h 45m
1 stop
LHR16:05London Heathrow
LOT
23 Feb
LHR13:15London Heathrow
20h 35m
1 stop
IST09:50Istanbul
2 Mar
IST13:40Istanbul
17h 55m
1 stop
LHR07:35London Heathrow
KLM
22 Feb
LHR15:25London Heathrow
17h 30m
1 stop
IST08:55Istanbul
2 Mar
IST12:55Istanbul
5h 55m
1 stop
LHR18:50London Heathrow
Lufthansa
9 Jan
LHR04:30London Heathrow
5h 35m
1 stop
IST10:05Istanbul
23 Jan
IST01:55Istanbul
6h 50m
1 stop
LHR08:45London Heathrow

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul

If you're looking for one-way flights from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul, view some of our deals below provided by British Airways
British Airways
14 Nov
LHR11:15London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST15:15Istanbul
British Airways
2 Nov
LHR12:25London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST16:25Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
4 Jan
LHR13:55London Heathrow
15h 35m
1 stop
SAW05:30Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Search last-minute flights to Istanbul from London Heathrow Airport

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul
Lufthansa
5 Nov
LHR07:30London Heathrow
7h 40m
1 stop
IST15:10Istanbul
15 Nov
IST01:55Istanbul
6h 50m
1 stop
LHR08:45London Heathrow
Aegean Airlines
5 Nov
LHR18:15London Heathrow
9h 25m
1 stop
IST03:40Istanbul
12 Nov
IST11:50Istanbul
7h 25m
1 stop
LHR19:15London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
3 Nov
LHR18:15London Heathrow
14h 45m
1 stop
IST09:00Istanbul
1 Dec
IST02:45Istanbul
4h 30m
LHR07:15London Heathrow
British Airways
3 Nov
LHR12:35London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST16:35Istanbul
1 Dec
IST02:45Istanbul
4h 30m
LHR07:15London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
4 Nov
LHR13:40London Heathrow
3h 50m
IST17:30Istanbul
9 Nov
IST03:50Istanbul
4h 05m
LHR07:55London Heathrow
Lufthansa
5 Nov
LHR07:30London Heathrow
7h 40m
1 stop
IST15:10Istanbul
15 Nov
IST01:55Istanbul
9h 05m
2 stops
LHR11:00London Heathrow

Best airlines flying from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
British Airways
PriceFrom £102
Free cancellation
Rating
7.0
Pegasus Airlines
PriceFrom £106
Free cancellation
Rating
7.3
Aegean Airlines
PriceFrom £111
Free cancellation
Rating
8.6
Ukraine International Airlines
PriceFrom £124
Free cancellation
Rating
7.3
LOT
PriceFrom £127
Free cancellation
Rating
7.2
Air France
PriceFrom £134
Free cancellation
Rating
7.8
KLM
PriceFrom £139
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Air Serbia
PriceFrom £145
Free cancellation
Rating
6.5
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £148
Free cancellation
Rating
7.4
Aeroflot
PriceFrom £149
Free cancellation
Rating
6.9

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

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from London Heathrow to Istanbul, such as Turkish Airlines, British Airways, and Lufthansa may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is London Heathrow to Istanbul by plane?

    There are 1564.7 mi between London Heathrow and Istanbul. Flights usually cover this in 4h 00m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to Istanbul from London Heathrow right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Heathrow to Istanbul

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for rt-pcr (naat) and 48 for antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Istanbul.

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

Documents
Form for Entry to Turkey - Mandatory to fill 72h before arrival.


Can I fly back to London Heathrow from Istanbul?

Returning to London Heathrow from Istanbul

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 Heathrow.

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

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

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