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Travelers usually depart from Milan–Malpensa, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Linate, Milan Central Train Station, or Milan - Molino Dorino when they travel from Milan to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or İstanbul - Harem. The distance between Milan and Istanbul is 1670 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Alitalia, Ryanair, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Milan and Istanbul have 345 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), and Topkapi Palace.

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Number of flights66487052-4960

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Alitalia on and Fridays.

Pegasus on Mondays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

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Check-in for a flight from Milan to Istanbul

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Milan and Istanbul takes around 2.8 hours.

What is the flight distance between Milan and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Milan and Istanbul is 1670 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Milan?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Milan and Madrid, Valencia, Málaga, Mexico City, Palma, Majorca, Tenerife, Barcelona, Alicante, Bilbao, Santiago de Compostela, Las Palmas, Seville, Ibiza, Paris, London, Fuerteventura, Porto, Lisbon, Tirana, Reykjavik.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Madrid, Palma, Majorca, Barcelona, Alicante, Málaga, Mexico City, Valencia, Seville, Bilbao, Cancún, Santiago de Compostela, Las Palmas, Porto, Bogotá, Tenerife, İzmir, Nevşehir, Denizli, Kayseri, Guadalajara.

Which airports are there in Milan?

Milan is mainly served by Milan–Malpensa. But there are other airports nearby, including Milan Bergamo International Airport, Linate.

What airports are near Milan?

The main airport in Milan is Milan–Malpensa. It is also served by Zürich Airport, Venice Marco Polo, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi, Florence, Pisa International, Treviso, Verona Villafranca, Turin, Genoa Cristoforo Colombo, Parma.

What airports are near Istanbul?

The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Yenişehir, Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu.

What buses and trains depart from Milan?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Milan, including Trenitalia.

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