Cheap flights from San Francisco, CA to Istanbul, Turkey

Flights starting at $322. Choose between Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, or Frontier Airlines to find the best price.

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Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf when they travel from San Francisco to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Istanbul Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu. The distance between San Francisco and Istanbul is 10777 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Frontier Airlines, Wizz Air, and Alaska Airlines. San Francisco and Istanbul have 247 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Istanbul, and Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia).

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from San Francisco 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 25.02 - Sat 02.03

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Weekly direct flights for Sun 03.03 - Sat 09.03

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2224244

Weekly direct flights for Sun 10.03 - Sat 16.03

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2224244

Weekly direct flights for Sun 17.03 - Sat 23.03

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2224244

Check-in for a flight from San Francisco to Istanbul

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKNo0
0
PegasusPGTPCYesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Alaska AirlinesASAASNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Weather in Istanbul

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January9°C5°C
February9°C5°C
March11°C6°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

Friday
1 Mar
14°C9°C
8 Mar
12°C7°C
Saturday
2 Mar
89%
12°C8°C
9 Mar
10°C6°C
Sunday
3 Mar
81%
12°C9°C
10 Mar
11°C6°C
Monday
4 Mar
15°C9°C
11 Mar
15°C9°C
Tuesday
5 Mar
85%
13°C9°C
12 Mar
17°C11°C
Wednesday
6 Mar
74%
12°C8°C
13 Mar
86%
13°C10°C
Thursday
7 Mar
74%
13°C9°C
14 Mar
79%
9°C6°C

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