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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 London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London City. The distance between Istanbul and London is 2521 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Ryanair, Wizz Air, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Istanbul and London have 323 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, St. Paul's Cathedral, British Museum, Isle of Wight, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, Canterbury Cathedral, Tower of London, Tate Modern, Avebury, Natural History Museum, Roman Baths, Bath, Portsea Island, Stonehenge, and St Fagans: National History Museum.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightNo
Wizz AirWZZW6No30 min before flightNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and London takes around 4.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Istanbul and London?

The flight distance between Istanbul and London is 2521 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Pegasus.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Frankfurt International Airport, Berlin Brandenburg, Vienna International Airport, Dalaman, Esenboğa International, Erkilet International, Gazipaşa, Milas–Bodrum, Adnan Menderes, Adana Şakirpaşa, Oğuzeli.

What are the most popular routes to and from London?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Lisbon Portela, Dublin, Berlin Brandenburg, Venice Marco Polo, Vienna International Airport, Milan–Malpensa, Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Václav Havel Airport Prague, Naples International, Riga 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 London?

The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Doncaster Sheffield, Southampton, Norwich, Humberside, Exeter, Bournemouth.

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