Cheap flights from Cairo to Istanbul

Choose between Egyptair, Pegasus, or Turkish Airlines to find the best price

Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari. The distance between Cairo and Istanbul is 1214 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Egyptair, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, Aegean, and Austrian Airlines. Cairo and Istanbul have 196 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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Nile Air on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Egyptair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Turkish Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Cairo to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
EgyptairMSRMSYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
AegeanAEEA3YesUnknownNo
Austrian AirlinesAUAOSYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cairo to Istanbul?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cairo and Istanbul takes around 2.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Cairo and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Cairo and Istanbul is 1214 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cairo and Istanbul?

Several carriers operate flights between Cairo and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Nile Air, Turkish Airlines, Egyptair.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cairo?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairo and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Athens International, Sharm el-Sheikh International, Vienna International Airport, King Abdulaziz International, Hurghada International, King Fahd International, Marsa Alam International, Tabuk Regional, Luxor International, Aswan International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Berlin Brandenburg, Antalya, Frankfurt International Airport, Vienna International Airport, Zürich Airport, Brussels South Charleroi, Dalaman, London Stansted, Munich, Hamburg, Tbilisi International.

Which airports are there in Cairo?

Cairo is mainly served by Cairo International. But there are other airports nearby, including Cairo West Airport.

What airports are near Cairo?

The main airport in Cairo is Cairo International. It is also served by Borg El Arab.

What airports are near Istanbul?

The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir.

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