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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Esenler Otogarı, or Istanbul - Alibeyköy when they travel from Istanbul to Moscow. Book your trip to arrive at Sheremetyevo International, Vnukovo International, Domodedovo International, Zhukovsky International, or Moscow - Testovskaya. The distance between Istanbul and Moscow is 1735 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Pobeda, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, Nordwind Airlines, and S7 Airlines. Istanbul and Moscow have 339 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Moscow, consider visiting Sanduny Baths, and Red Square, Moscow.

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

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

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

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

Ural Airlines on Mondays.

Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Moscow

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
PobedaPBDDPYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesNo
Nordwind AirlinesNWSN4YesNo
S7 AirlinesSBIS7YesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Moscow?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Moscow takes around 3.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Moscow?
The flight distance between Istanbul and Moscow is 1735 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Moscow?
Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Moscow. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Ural Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Pegasus, Pobeda, Nordwind 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 Moscow?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Moscow and London, Bangkok, Manchester, Manila, Toronto, Riga, Dublin, Edinburgh, Taipei, Reykjavik, Bishkek, Athens, Thessaloniki, Murmansk, Kuala Lumpur, Vancouver, Belgrade, Larnaca, Malta, Angeles.
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 Yenişehir, Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
What airports are near Moscow?
The main airport in Moscow is Sheremetyevo International. It is also served by Kaluga (Grabtsevo).
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Istanbul and Moscow?
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