Northern Cyprus to Istanbul flights from £59

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Cheapest one-way trip

£59

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£59

Cheapest round-trip

£77

Average round-trip

£103

Nonstop flights in December

£59 – £294

Round trips

Northern Cyprus ECNIstanbul SAW

Pegasus

£77
Northern Cyprus ECNIstanbul SAW

Pegasus

£78

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Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu. The distance between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul is 736 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, and SunExpress. Northern Cyprus and Istanbul have 245 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), Topkapi Palace, and Blue Mosque, Istanbul.

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Check-in for a flight from Northern Cyprus to Istanbul

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Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
SunExpressSXSXQYesNo

Turkey COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Turkey – 12/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Cyprus can enter Türkiye, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Turkey in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Northern Cyprus to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul takes around 1.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul?
The flight distance between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul is 736 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Pegasus, Turkish Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Northern Cyprus?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Northern Cyprus and London, Antalya, Harare, Manchester, İzmir, Adana, Ankara, Trabzon, Dubai, Birmingham, Cairo, Vilnius, Johannesburg, Abuja, Dalaman, Gaziantep, Kayseri, Lagos, Dublin, Tallinn.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Toronto, Birmingham, Dublin, Montreal, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne, Antalya, Athens, Reykjavik, Amman, Calgary, Dalaman, Tallinn, Dubai, Kayseri.
What airports are near Northern Cyprus?
The main airport in Northern Cyprus is Ercan International. It is also served by Larnaca International, Paphos International.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Yenişehir, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Northern Cyprus and Istanbul can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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