Cheap Flights from Istanbul Airport to Seoul from £279

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Flight information for Istanbul Airport to Seoul
(IST to SEL)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Istanbul Airport to Seoul
Fastest flight time22h 10mThe fastest flight from Istanbul Airport to Seoul takes 22h 10m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Istanbul Airport to Seoul. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Istanbul Airport - Incheon Intl Airport and Istanbul Airport - Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport.
Airports in Seoul1 airportThere is 1 airport near Seoul: Seoul Gimpo Intl (GMP)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Istanbul Airport to Seoul

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 Airport to Seoul?

January

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

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

Air Astana

Air Astana and Asiana Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Istanbul Airport to Seoul

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

60 days before

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


Easily compare return flights from Istanbul Airport to Seoul

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 Istanbul Airport to Seoul by changing tabs
Etihad Airways
23 Nov
IST09:50Istanbul
17h 30m
1 stop
ICN03:20Incheon Intl
2 Dec
ICN18:05Incheon Intl
20h 20m
1 stop
IST14:25Istanbul
Finnair
13 Feb
IST10:20Istanbul
35h 55m
1 stop
ICN22:15Incheon Intl
18 Mar
ICN07:15Incheon Intl
35h 45m
1 stop
IST19:00Istanbul
Qatar Airways
9 Nov
IST08:35Istanbul
21h 20m
1 stop
ICN05:55Incheon Intl
25 Nov
ICN19:25Incheon Intl
24h 10m
1 stop
IST19:35Istanbul
Emirates
22 Nov
IST20:40Istanbul
33h 10m
1 stop
ICN05:50Incheon Intl
2 Dec
ICN18:50Incheon Intl
20h 35m
1 stop
IST15:25Istanbul
Air Astana
19 Feb
IST17:05Istanbul
29h 55m
1 stop
ICN23:00Incheon Intl
17 Mar
ICN22:10Incheon Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
IST23:05Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
24 Nov
IST14:25Istanbul
35h 20m
1 stop
ICN01:45Incheon Intl
1 Dec
ICN19:25Incheon Intl
41h 25m
2 stops
IST12:50Istanbul

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Istanbul Airport to Seoul

If you're looking for one-way flights from Istanbul Airport to Seoul, view some of our deals below provided by Air Astana, Etihad Airways and Turkish Airlines
Etihad Airways
17 Jan
IST09:50Istanbul
17h 30m
1 stop
ICN03:20Incheon Intl
Air Astana
26 Mar
IST18:05Istanbul
29h 40m
1 stop
ICN23:45Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
16 Jan
IST21:30Istanbul
25h 30m
3 stops
ICN23:00Incheon Intl

Best airlines flying from Istanbul Airport to Seoul

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Istanbul Airport to Seoul with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Air Astana
PriceFrom £354
Free cancellation
Rating
5.7
Asiana Airlines
PriceFrom £389
Free cancellation
Rating
8.5

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

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Istanbul to Seoul, such as Air Astana, Asiana Airlines, and Turkish Airlines 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 Istanbul to Seoul by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Istanbul to Seoul is 4939.7 mi. By plane, this route typically takes 10h 05m.


Can I fly to Seoul from Istanbul right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Istanbul to Seoul

Most visitors from Istanbul will not be allowed to enter Seoul.

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

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

Can I fly back to Istanbul from Seoul?

Returning to Istanbul from Seoul

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

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

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

Alternative routes for Istanbul Airport to Seoul

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Istanbul to Seoul Flights
Fastest flight time19h 15m
Cheapest price£521

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