Cheap flights from San Francisco to Istanbul

Choose between American Airlines, Pegasus, or Turkish Airlines to find the best price

Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station when they travel from San Francisco to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari. The distance between San Francisco and Istanbul is 10777 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, British Airways, and TAP Portugal. San Francisco and Istanbul have 202 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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Check-in for a flight from San Francisco to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownOpens 3 days before flight
Closes 0.75 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
British AirwaysBAWBAYesUnknownNo
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesUnknown0
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Frequently asked questions

What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Istanbul?

The flight distance between San Francisco and Istanbul is 10777 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, Newark Liberty International, McCarran International, Denver International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Portland International, Detroit Metropolitan.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Heathrow, Antalya, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Berlin Tegel, Vienna International Airport, Frankfurt International Airport, Dalaman, Milas–Bodrum, Stuttgart, Adnan Menderes, Brussels South Charleroi.

What airports are near San Francisco?

The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.

What airports are near Istanbul?

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

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