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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu when they travel from Istanbul to Islamabad. The distance between Istanbul and Islamabad is 3946 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Pakistan International Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Emirates, and Etihad Airways. Istanbul and Islamabad have 401 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Pakistan International Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

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

Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Islamabad

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Pakistan International AirlinesPIAPKYesNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EmiratesUAEEKNo0
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Etihad AirwaysETDEYYes0
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Pakistan COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Türkiye can enter Pakistan, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Pakistan
  • Mandatory health declaration form
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Islamabad?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Islamabad takes around 5.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Islamabad?
The flight distance between Istanbul and Islamabad is 3946 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Islamabad?
Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Islamabad. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Pakistan International Airlines, Turkish Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Kayseri, Antalya, Dublin, Northern Cyprus, Edinburgh, İzmir, Bodrum, Dalaman, Ankara, Nevşehir, Bristol, Glasgow, Athens, Dubai, Gaziantep, Newcastle upon Tyne, Baku.
What are the most popular routes to and from Islamabad?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Islamabad and London, Manchester, Karachi, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Birmingham, Bangkok, Lahore, Melbourne, Hong Kong, Singapore, Perth, Dublin, Toronto, Sydney, Dammam, Warsaw, Abu Dhabi, Zhengzhou, Stockholm.
Which airports are there in Istanbul?
Istanbul is mainly served by Sabiha Gökçen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Atatürk.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Yenişehir, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
What airports are near Islamabad?
The main airport in Islamabad is Islamabad International Airport. It is also served by Islamabad International Airport, Srinagar International, Bacha Khan International, Sialkot International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Istanbul and Islamabad?
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