Cheap flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

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

The distance between Frankfurt and Istanbul is 1902 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Lufthansa, Ryanair, and SunExpress. Frankfurt and Istanbul have 189 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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Turkish Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Pegasus on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Lufthansa on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Frankfurt to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownOpens 3 days before flight
Closes 0.75 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYesUnknownNo
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightOpens 2 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
SunExpressSXSXQYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Frankfurt and Istanbul takes around 3.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Frankfurt and Istanbul?

The flight distance between Frankfurt and Istanbul is 1902 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Frankfurt?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Frankfurt and London Stansted, Porto, Palma de Mallorca, Dublin, Ibiza, Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia , Falcone–Borsellino, Chania International, Valencia, Bari Karol Wojtyła, Cagliari Elmas.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Heathrow, Antalya, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Berlin Tegel, Vienna International Airport, Frankfurt International Airport, Dalaman, Milas–Bodrum, Stuttgart, Adnan Menderes, Brussels South Charleroi.

Which airports are there in Frankfurt?

Frankfurt is mainly served by Frankfurt International Airport. But there are other airports nearby, including Frankfurt–Hahn.

What airports are near Frankfurt?

The main airport in Frankfurt is Frankfurt International Airport. It is also served by Düsseldorf International Airport, Dortmund, Cologne Bonn Airport, Luxembourg, Stuttgart, Weeze, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Nuremberg, Strasbourg, Saarbrücken.

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 Frankfurt?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Frankfurt, including Deutsche Bahn.

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