Cheap flights from London to Istanbul Airport from $136

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Flight information for London to Istanbul Airport
(LON to IST)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Istanbul Airport

Best price found

$136

Fastest flight time

3h 50m

Direct flights

Mon, Wed, Sat and Sun
The best one-way flight to Istanbul Airport from London in the past 72 hours is $136. The best return flight deal from London to Istanbul Airport found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $673.
The fastest flight from London to Istanbul Airport takes 3h 50m
Direct flights go from London to Istanbul Airport on Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Air Canada and American Airlines.

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

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 Airport?

January

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

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

44 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Istanbul Airport is approximately 44 days to departure

If you are looking to fly from London to Istanbul, you are most likely going to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Istanbul Airport, the most popular airports on that route. When booking your trip to Istanbul, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when travelling to Istanbul, you can try London Gatwick Airport (in London), London Stansted Airport (in London), or London Luton Airport (in London). The least expensive flight option from London to Istanbul will typically be STN — IST during the month of June with an average price of $170 RT.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$241
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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$170
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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$274
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London Southend Airport (SEN) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$332
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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$387
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London City Airport (LCY) to Istanbul Airport (IST)$286
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Easily compare return flights from London to Istanbul Airport

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 Airport by changing tabs
British Airways
12 Nov.
LHR11:25London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST15:25Istanbul
15 Nov.
IST02:50Istanbul
4h 30m
LHR07:20London Heathrow
KLM
1 Dec.
LHR15:25London Heathrow
17h 30m
1 stop
IST08:55Istanbul
6 Dec.
IST12:55Istanbul
19h 50m
1 stop
LHR08:45London Heathrow
Aegean Airlines
8 Oct.
LHR18:15London Heathrow
9h 35m
1 stop
IST03:50Istanbul
11 Oct.
IST06:35Istanbul
12h 35m
1 stop
LHR19:10London Heathrow
Lufthansa
9 Nov.
LHR08:30London Heathrow
5h 40m
1 stop
IST14:10Istanbul
15 Nov.
IST13:55Istanbul
6h 20m
1 stop
LHR20:15London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
5 Oct.
LGW06:45London Gatwick
4h 05m
IST10:50Istanbul
14 Oct.
IST03:45Istanbul
4h 10m
LGW07:55London Gatwick
Pegasus Airlines
4 Dec.
STN07:45London Stansted
17h 30m
1 stop
IST01:15Istanbul
11 Dec.
IST12:35Istanbul
21h 15m
1 stop
STN09:50London Stansted

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

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Istanbul Airport, view some of our deals below provided by Aegean Airlines, British Airways and Turkish Airlines
Aegean Airlines
26 Nov.
LHR17:15London Heathrow
14h 45m
1 stop
IST08:00Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
25 Oct.
LGW04:05London Gatwick
9h 55m
1 stop
IST14:00Istanbul
British Airways
14 Nov.
LHR11:30London Heathrow
4h 00m
IST15:30Istanbul

Search last-minute flights to Istanbul Airport from London

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from London to Istanbul Airport
Lufthansa
7 Jul.
LHR15:30London Heathrow
15h 30m
1 stop
IST07:00Istanbul
13 Jul.
IST13:55Istanbul
6h 15m
1 stop
LHR20:10London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
7 Jul.
LGW13:10London Gatwick
4h 00m
IST17:10Istanbul
13 Jul.
IST03:45Istanbul
4h 10m
LGW07:55London Gatwick
KLM
6 Jul.
LCY15:05London City
19h 00m
1 stop
IST10:05Istanbul
13 Jul.
IST13:00Istanbul
16h 15m
1 stop
LCY05:15London City
Multiple Airlines
3 Jul.
LGW11:25London Gatwick
22h 35m
1 stop
IST10:00Istanbul
8 Jul.
IST17:00Istanbul
15h 30m
2 stops
LGW08:30London Gatwick
TAROM
6 Jul.
LHR10:50London Heathrow
24h 50m
1 stop
IST11:40Istanbul
15 Jul.
IST09:15Istanbul
26h 50m
1 stop
LHR12:05London Heathrow
British Airways
8 Jul.
LHR06:30London Heathrow
4h 10m
IST10:40Istanbul
13 Jul.
IST16:05Istanbul
4h 20m
LHR20:25London Heathrow

Turkish Airlines flights from London to Istanbul Airport

Our best Turkish Airlines deals on London to Istanbul Airport flight tickets
Turkish Airlines
5 Oct.
LGW06:45London Gatwick
4h 05m
IST10:50Istanbul
14 Oct.
IST03:45Istanbul
4h 10m
LGW07:55London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
3 Oct.
LGW06:45London Gatwick
4h 05m
IST10:50Istanbul
7 Oct.
IST09:55Istanbul
4h 10m
LGW14:05London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
12 Nov.
LGW11:50London Gatwick
4h 00m
IST15:50Istanbul
15 Nov.
IST09:45Istanbul
4h 05m
LGW13:50London Gatwick

TAROM flights from London to Istanbul Airport

Our best TAROM deals on London to Istanbul Airport flight tickets
TAROM
6 Jul.
LHR10:50London Heathrow
24h 50m
1 stop
IST11:40Istanbul
15 Jul.
IST09:15Istanbul
26h 50m
1 stop
LHR12:05London Heathrow
TAROM
5 Jul.
LHR10:50London Heathrow
17h 00m
1 stop
IST03:50Istanbul
12 Jul.
IST09:15Istanbul
26h 50m
1 stop
LHR12:05London Heathrow
TAROM
5 Jul.
LHR10:50London Heathrow
24h 20m
1 stop
IST11:10Istanbul
9 Sep.
IST09:15Istanbul
26h 50m
1 stop
LHR12:05London Heathrow

  • 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 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?

    Istanbul is 2464.8 km away from London. By plane, this route typically takes 3h 50m.



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