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Travelers usually depart from Birmingham, Birmingham - New Street Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham - Dudley St Bus Stop, or Birmingham - Bearwood when they travel from Birmingham to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Esenler Otogarı, or Istanbul - Alibeyköy. The distance between Birmingham and Istanbul is 2606 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Lufthansa. Birmingham and Istanbul have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Istanbul, and Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia).

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesNo
PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Birmingham to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Birmingham and Istanbul takes around 4.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Birmingham and Istanbul?
The flight distance between Birmingham and Istanbul is 2606 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Birmingham and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between Birmingham and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Birmingham?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Birmingham and Barcelona, Amsterdam, Dublin, Málaga, Kraków, Lisbon, Madrid, Brussels, Rome, Alicante, Faro, Bucharest, Palma, Majorca, Paris, Vienna, Athens, Ibiza, Porto, Budapest, Tenerife.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Toronto, Dublin, Montreal, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne, Antalya, Athens, Reykjavik, Northern Cyprus, Amman, Calgary, Dalaman, Tallinn, Dubai, Kayseri.
What airports are near Birmingham?
The main airport in Birmingham is Birmingham. It is also served by Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, London City, Leeds Bradford.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir.
What buses and trains depart from Birmingham?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Birmingham, including Megabus bus, National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Birmingham and Istanbul?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Birmingham and Istanbul thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Birmingham and Istanbul can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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