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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 Northern Cyprus. The distance between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus is 736 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, and SunExpress. Istanbul and Northern Cyprus have 132 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Northern Cyprus

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesNo
PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
SunExpressSXSXQYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Northern Cyprus?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus takes around 1.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus?
The flight distance between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus is 736 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus?
Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus. 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 London, Manchester, Birmingham, Kayseri, Antalya, Dublin, Edinburgh, İzmir, Bodrum, Dalaman, Ankara, Nevşehir, Bristol, Glasgow, Athens, Dubai, Gaziantep, Newcastle upon Tyne, Baku, Konya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Northern Cyprus?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Northern Cyprus and London, Manchester, Dublin, Antalya, Birmingham, İzmir, New Delhi, Adana, Toronto, Lagos, Tel Aviv, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tallinn, Gaziantep, Abuja, Kyiv, Larnaca, Glasgow, Kayseri, Ankara.
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 Northern Cyprus?
The main airport in Northern Cyprus is Ercan International. It is also served by Larnaca International, Paphos International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Istanbul and Northern Cyprus can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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