Cheap flights from London to Istanbul

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Flight information for London to Istanbul

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Istanbul
Best price found£53The best flight deal from London to Istanbul found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £53
Fastest flight time3h 45mThe fastest flight from London to Istanbul takes 3h 45m
Direct flightsTue, Fri, Sat and SunDirect flights go from London to Istanbul on Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: United Airlines, Air Canada and Turkish 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 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 to Istanbul?

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to Istanbul from London is March. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Istanbul?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

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

in the afternoon

London to Istanbul flights are approximately 17% more expensive in the evening than in the afternoon

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

British Airways

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

What is the cheapest London to Istanbul flight route?

London Stansted - Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Fly from London Stansted to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen for the best London - Istanbul flight prices

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

57 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Istanbul is approximately 57 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from London 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 to Istanbul by changing tabs
Pegasus Airlines
11 Jan
STN10:35London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW14:15Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
9 Feb
SAW16:25Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN20:30London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
22 Nov
STN07:50London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW11:30Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
26 Nov
SAW05:45Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN09:50London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
6 Dec
STN07:50London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW11:30Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
14 Dec
SAW05:45Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN09:50London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
23 Nov
STN05:20London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW09:00Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
30 Nov
SAW05:45Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN09:50London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
13 Nov
STN05:20London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW09:00Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
20 Nov
SAW05:45Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN09:50London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
8 Dec
STN10:35London Stansted
3h 40m
SAW14:15Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
20 Dec
SAW16:25Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
4h 05m
STN20:30London Stansted

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Istanbul

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Istanbul, view some of our deals below provided by Pegasus Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
19 Aug
STN08:30London Stansted
3h 50m
SAW12:20Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
22 Aug
STN20:05London Stansted
3h 50m
SAW23:55Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
17 Aug
STN14:25London Stansted
3h 55m
SAW18:20Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Best airlines flying from London to Istanbul

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London to Istanbul with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
British Airways
PriceFrom £83
Free cancellation
Rating
7.1
Pegasus Airlines
PriceFrom £90
Free cancellation
Rating
7.6
Aegean Airlines
PriceFrom £110
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7
Ukraine International Airlines
PriceFrom £113
Free cancellation
Rating
7.3
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom £118
Free cancellation
Rating
8.1
LOT
PriceFrom £126
Free cancellation
Rating
7.3
Air France
PriceFrom £132
Free cancellation
Rating
8.1
KLM
PriceFrom £138
Free cancellation
Rating
7.8
Air Serbia
PriceFrom £143
Free cancellation
Rating
6.5
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £146
Free cancellation
Rating
7.5

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

    Some of our partner airlines flying from London to Istanbul are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, and British Airways. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Turkish Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is London to Istanbul by plane?

    A flight from London to Istanbul will travel around 1551.5 mi. Flights usually cover this in 3h 40m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


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