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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari when they travel from Istanbul to Kabul. The distance between Istanbul and Kabul is 3596 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Dubai, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, Kam Air, and Emirates. Istanbul and Kabul have 162 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights5040713-2131

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Turkish Airlines on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Kam Air on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Fly DubaiFDBFZYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
Kam AirKMFRQYesUnknownNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Kabul takes around 5.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Kabul?

The flight distance between Istanbul and Kabul is 3596 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Kabul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Kam Air.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Antalya, Berlin Brandenburg, Vienna International Airport, Václav Havel Airport Prague, Hurghada International, Kazan International, Sharm el-Sheikh International, Zürich Airport, Munich, Henri Coandă International, Lyon–Saint-Exupéry.

What are the most popular routes to and from Kabul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kabul and Sharjah International, Istanbul Airport, Indira Gandhi International, Islamabad International Airport, Jinnah International, Hamad International, Esenboğa International, Tashkent International, Mazar-i-Sharif International, Kandahar International, Herat International.

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, Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir.

What airports are near Kabul?

The main airport in Kabul is Hamid Karzai International. It is also served by Hamid Karzai International, Bacha Khan International, Bamyan.

What buses and trains depart from Istanbul?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Istanbul, including City Lines, Union Ivkoni.

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