Cheap flights from Tirana to Istanbul

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Travelers usually depart from Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza, or Tirana - Asllan Rusi when they travel from Tirana to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari. The distance between Tirana and Istanbul is 805 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Lufthansa, Wizz Air, and Air Albania. Tirana and Istanbul have 146 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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Pegasus on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Air Albania on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Tirana to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
LufthansaDLHLHYesUnknownNo
Wizz AirWZZW6No30 min before flightNo
Air AlbaniaABNZBNoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Tirana and Istanbul takes around 1.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between Tirana and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Tirana and Istanbul is 805 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Tirana and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Pegasus, Air Albania.

What are the most popular routes to and from Tirana?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tirana and Luton, Berlin Brandenburg, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Venice Marco Polo, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi, Memmingen, Pisa International, Verona Villafranca, Dortmund.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Berlin Brandenburg, Antalya, Zürich Airport, Frankfurt International Airport, Munich, Vienna International Airport, Belgrade Nikola Tesla, Düsseldorf International Airport, Henri Coandă International, Lyon–Saint-Exupéry, Hamburg.

What airports are near Tirana?

The main airport in Tirana is Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza. It is also served by Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza, Pristina International, Podgorica, Tivat, Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle .

What airports are near Istanbul?

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

What buses and trains depart from Tirana?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Tirana, including Cortina Express, DRD Turizem, Flixbus.

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