Cheap flights from Ankara, Turkey to Istanbul, Turkey

Flights starting at $23. Choose between Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, or Qatar Airways to find the best price.

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Book your trip to arrive at Istanbul Airport, or Sabiha Gökçen International. The distance between Ankara and Istanbul is 323 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Qatar Airways, Fly Dubai, and Lufthansa. Ankara and Istanbul have 269 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), Blue Mosque, Istanbul, and Topkapi Palace.

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from Ankara to Istanbul in the next month. You’ll find the number of daily direct flights per airline in the table.

Weekly direct flights for Sun 12.05 - Sat 18.05

AirlineSun 12.05Mon 13.05Tue 14.05Wed 15.05Thu 16.05Fri 17.05Sat 18.05
2475---11
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 19.05 - Sat 25.05

AirlineSun 19.05Mon 20.05Tue 21.05Wed 22.05Thu 23.05Fri 24.05Sat 25.05
4487273
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 26.05 - Sat 01.06

AirlineSun 26.05Mon 27.05Tue 28.05Wed 29.05Thu 30.05Fri 31.05Sat 01.06
4486651
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 02.06 - Sat 08.06

AirlineSun 02.06Mon 03.06Tue 04.06Wed 05.06Thu 06.06Fri 07.06Sat 08.06
4488233
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Check-in for a flight from Ankara to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKNo0
0
PegasusPGTPCYesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
0
Fly DubaiFDBFZYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHNo0
0

Weather in Istanbul

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January9°C5°C
February9°C5°C
March11°C7°C
April15°C9°C
May20°C14°C
June25°C19°C
July28°C22°C
August28°C23°C
September24°C20°C
October19°C15°C
November15°C12°C
December11°C8°C
Hottest Month
28°C
August
Coldest month
5°C
January
Sunny days
303
days per year
Snow days
2
days per year

14 day forecast

Tuesday
21 May
23°C13°C
28 May
22°C15°C
Wednesday
22 May
24°C14°C
29 May
23°C16°C
Thursday
23 May
23°C15°C
30 May
23°C15°C
Friday
24 May
22°C16°C
31 May
24°C15°C
Saturday
25 May
87%
21°C15°C
1 Jun
23°C16°C
Sunday
26 May
21°C15°C
2 Jun
23°C17°C
Monday
27 May
21°C14°C
3 Jun
87%
21°C16°C

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