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Abu Dhabi Istanbul
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Fri, 15 Mar AUH - SAW
Sat, 16 Mar SAW - AUH
£153 £148
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Wed, 06 Mar AUH - SAW
£61
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Fri, 08 Mar AUH - SAW
Sat, 09 Mar SAW - AUH
£149 £146
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Mon, 11 Mar AUH - SAW
Thu, 14 Mar SAW - AUH
£192
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Fri, 22 Mar AUH - SAW
Sun, 24 Mar SAW - AUH
£180 £176
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Abu Dhabi Istanbul
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Wed, 27 Mar AUH - IST
Thu, 28 Mar IST - AUH
£252 £251
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
5% Trains are 5% more expensive in Istanbul than in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi £0.43
Istanbul £0.45
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
12% A meal in Istanbul is 12% cheaper than a meal in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi £8.6
Istanbul £7.61
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 39.6 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 26 February 2024
Distance: 1854 miles
Abu Dhabi airports
Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Al Dhafra Ab (DHF) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Bateen (AZI) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Istanbul airports
Istanbul Airport (IST) How far from city centre: 21 miles
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) How far from city centre: 19 miles
Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) How far from city centre: 9 miles

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Prices for tickets from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul is of around 05:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,990 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul is 61£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Istanbul expensive to visit compared to Abu Dhabi?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.52 GBP, 80% cheaper than Abu Dhabi, with a fare of 2.58 GBP, while train tickets costs 5% more in Istanbul: 0.45 GBP against 0.43 GBP in Abu Dhabi. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.61 GBP in Istanbul, 12% less than the 8.60 GBP in Abu Dhabi. The price of the coffee is around 57% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.99 GBP, while in Abu Dhabi the coffee costs 4.60 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul are November, December and June, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Abu Dhabi depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, January and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Abu Dhabi - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Turkey may apply when travelling from Abu Dhabi. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Istanbul compared to Abu Dhabi?
While in Abu Dhabi the temperatures can reach an average of 45.91 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 0.4 mm ,Istanbul's temperatures can go up to 32.95 ºC during the hot season, with 5.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 ºC in Istanbul, compared to the 12.72 ºC average degrees reported in Abu Dhabi. During the winter period, Abu Dhabi can register 1.6 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul is: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Etihad Airways.
  • Alternatively, you can find Abu Dhabi - Istanbul flights between Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) to Istanbul Airport (IST) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
  • Etihad Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul are:
  • Royal Jordanian, stoping in Amman for 65 minutes minimun.
  • Gulf Air, with 95 minutes scale in Bahrain.
  • Gulf Air, with 95 minutes scale in Bahrain.
Flight Duration 5 h and 9 m Flights between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul take, on average, 5 h and 9 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £61 Cheapest price for a flight between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Abu Dhabi International Airport The airport Abu Dhabi International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport Flights departing Abu Dhabi with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

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