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Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or İstanbul - Harem. The distance between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul is 1511 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Egyptair, Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Nile Air, and easyJet. Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul have 78 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Istanbul, and Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia).

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
EgyptairMSRMSYesUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
Nile AirNIANPNoUnknownNo
easyJetEZYU2Yes12 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sharm El Sheikh to Istanbul?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul takes around 2.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul is 1511 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul?

Several carriers operate flights between Sharm El Sheikh and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Pegasus, Turkish Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Sharm El Sheikh?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sharm El Sheikh and Sabiha Gökçen International, Cairo International, Hurghada International, Milan–Malpensa, Falcone–Borsellino, Lamezia Terme International, Marsa Alam International, Luxor International, Aswan International, Sohag International, Assiut.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Antalya, Tbilisi International, Milan–Malpensa, Dalaman, Esenboğa International, Gazipaşa, Milas–Bodrum, Erkilet International, Adnan Menderes, Adana Şakirpaşa, Oğuzeli.

What airports are near Sharm El Sheikh?

The main airport in Sharm El Sheikh is Sharm el-Sheikh International. It is also served by Sharm el-Sheikh International, Ramon Airport, King Hussein International, Eilat.

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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