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Travelers usually depart from Incheon International, or Gimpo International when they travel from Seoul to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu. The distance between Seoul and Istanbul is 7931 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Etihad Airways. Seoul and Istanbul have 157 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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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesUnknownNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesUnknownNo
Etihad AirwaysETDEYYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Seoul and Istanbul takes around 12 hours.

What is the flight distance between Seoul and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Seoul and Istanbul is 7931 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Seoul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Seoul and Narita International, Jeju International, Hong Kong International, Taipei Songshan, Kansai International, Naha, Fukuoka, Gimhae International, New Chitose, Chubu Centrair International, Yeosu.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Antalya, Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International, Esenboğa International, Erkilet International, Gazipaşa, Dalaman, Adnan Menderes, Milas–Bodrum, Adana Şakirpaşa, Kharkiv International, Trabzon.

Which airports are there in Seoul?

Seoul is mainly served by Incheon International. But there are other airports nearby, including Gimpo International, Seoul Air Base.

What airports are near Seoul?

The main airport in Seoul is Incheon International. It is also served by Daegu International, Cheongju International, Pyongyang International, Gunsan, Wonju, Yangyang International.

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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