Cheap flights from Beirut to Istanbul

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Book your trip to arrive at Istanbul Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Esenler Otogarı. The distance between Beirut and Istanbul is 958 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Middle East Airlines, SunExpress, and Royal Jordanian. Beirut and Istanbul have 228 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Topkapi Palace, and Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia).

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Middle East AirlinesMEAMENoNo
SunExpressSXSXQYesNo
Royal JordanianRJARJYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Beirut to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Beirut and Istanbul takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Beirut and Istanbul?
The flight distance between Beirut and Istanbul is 958 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Beirut and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between Beirut and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Middle East Airlines, Pegasus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Beirut?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Beirut and London, Dublin, Berlin, Manchester, Melbourne, Montreal, Cork, Athens, Paris, Larnaca, Amman, Zürich, Dubai, Barcelona, Toronto, Birmingham, Düsseldorf, Amsterdam, Antalya, Warsaw.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Toronto, Birmingham, Dublin, Montreal, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne, Antalya, Athens, Reykjavik, Northern Cyprus, Amman, Calgary, Dalaman, Tallinn, Dubai.
What airports are near Beirut?
The main airport in Beirut is Beirut–Rafic Hariri International. It is also served by Beirut–Rafic Hariri International, Damascus International.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Istanbul Airport. It is also served by Anadolu, Yenişehir, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Beirut and Istanbul?
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