Cheap flights from Zürich to Istanbul

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

Travelers usually depart from Zürich Airport, Zurich Bus Station, or Zürich Hauptbahnhof when they travel from Zürich to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari. The distance between Zürich and Istanbul is 1804 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, SunExpress, Swiss International Air Lines, and Air Serbia. Zürich and Istanbul have 196 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 Zürich to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
SunExpressSXSXQYesUnknownNo
Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYesUnknownNo
Air SerbiaASLJUYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Zürich and Istanbul takes around 2.9 hours.

What is the flight distance between Zürich and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Zürich and Istanbul is 1804 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Zürich?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zürich and Sabiha Gökçen International, Berlin Brandenburg, Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Lisbon Portela, Athens International, Antalya, Belgrade Nikola Tesla, Düsseldorf International Airport, Hurghada International, Linate, Beirut–Rafic Hariri International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Berlin Brandenburg, Antalya, Zürich Airport, Frankfurt International Airport, Munich, Vienna International Airport, Václav Havel Airport Prague, Düsseldorf International Airport, Tbilisi International, Henri Coandă International.

What airports are near Zürich?

The main airport in Zürich is Zürich Airport. It is also served by Milan–Malpensa, Zürich Airport, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Geneva, Stuttgart, Linate, EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, Memmingen, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Mulhouse/Basel EuroAirport French FR.

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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