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Travelers usually depart from Cologne Bonn Airport, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Cologne - Messe/Deutz , Cologne - East, or Bonn UN Campus when they travel from Cologne 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 Cologne and Istanbul is 2032 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Corendon, Eurowings, and Ryanair. Cologne and Istanbul have 348 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), Topkapi Palace, and Blue Mosque, Istanbul.

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Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesNo
PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
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CorendonCAIXCYes0
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EurowingsEWGEWNoOpens 24 days before flight
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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cologne to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cologne and Istanbul takes around 3.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cologne and Istanbul?
The flight distance between Cologne and Istanbul is 2032 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cologne and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between Cologne and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Pegasus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cologne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cologne and London, Athens, Manchester, Thessaloniki, Edinburgh, Riga, Bristol, Tallinn, Glasgow, Reykjavik, Rome, Malta, Vienna, Birmingham, Tirana, Dublin, Barcelona, Larnaca, Bucharest, Budapest.
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 Cologne?
The main airport in Cologne is Cologne Bonn Airport. It is also served by Frankfurt International Airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Brussels South Charleroi, Brussels, Düsseldorf International Airport, Eindhoven, Cologne Bonn Airport, Luxembourg, Dortmund, Frankfurt–Hahn.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Yenişehir, Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
What buses and trains depart from Cologne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Cologne, including Flixtrain.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cologne and Istanbul?
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