Flights from Istanbul

The ancient streets of Istanbul have always been a crossroads for adventure, and flying out from this airport will give you options of places to go to from all over the world. Review all of the destinations you can fly to by typing ‘everywhere’ into our home page search bar, and we’ll collect all the cities on offer from Istanbul in a comprehensive list that you can choose from.

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Finding flights from Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (IST)

The larger airport serving the city of Istanbul is the Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (IST), and is situated on the ‘European’ side of the city, about 28km out of its centre. Getting to the airport can be done via the bus, metro, shuttle, and taxi services.

This airport offers a staggering 265 non-stop destinations in directions all over the world. Find flights to Africa, Europe, Asia, South America, North America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East.

Turkish Airlines is a major international carrier, and handles most of the domestic journeys within the country too. Other airlines operating out of Istanbul are Etihad Airways, Pegusus Airlines, Emirates, British Airways, and LOT.

Popular destinations from Istanbul Ataturk International Airport

Turkey is a huge country that touches both Europe and Asia, and exploring its terrain is definitely worth your time. Whisk yourself away to Dalaman (DLM) and book a stay in Olu Deniz, one of the most beautiful places along the country’s Turquoise Coast, or fly to Kayseri (ASR) and spend some time in the moonscape of Cappadocia.

If that doesn’t inspire you, then run your thumb through our list of short and long haul destinations from this airport. With short journeys of four to seven hours taking you to the evocative streets of Kathmandu (KTM), a city under the shadow of the Himalayas. Or wind your way through the souks and markets of Cairo (CAI), and visit the ancient Pyramids of Giza.

Further away, you can spend time on the golden shores of Cape Town (CPT), climb the steps of the Statue of Liberty in New York City (JFK), or be indulging in the best sushi and takoyaki in Japan’s Osaka (KIX).


Please note that information is correct as of December 2016

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