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Beijing Istanbul
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Thu, 23 May PKX - SAW
Mon, 27 May SAW - PKX
£558 £545
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Beijing Istanbul
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Sun, 05 May PEK - IST
£227 £221
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Beijing Istanbul
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Fri, 03 May PKX - IST
Sun, 05 May IST - PKX
£567 £556
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
21% Trains in Istanbul are 21% cheaper than in Beijing.
Beijing £0.56
Istanbul £0.44
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
123% The average meal is 123% more expensive in Istanbul than in Beijing.
Beijing £3.33
Istanbul £7.42
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 40.65 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 25 April 2024
Distance: 4384 miles
Beijing airports
Capital Intl Apt (PEK) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Nanyuan Apt (NAY) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Beijing Daxing (PKX) How far from city centre: 27 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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Tips for booking cheap flights from Beijing to Istanbul

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Beijing to Istanbul?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Beijing to Istanbul, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from Beijing to Istanbul change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Beijing 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.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Beijing to Istanbul on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Beijing and Istanbul, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Beijing to Istanbul airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Beijing to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Beijing to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Beijing and Istanbul is of around 10:35 hours on average, considering an average distance of 7,062 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 Beijing to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Beijing to Istanbul is 221£. 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 Beijing?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.62 GBP, 57% cheaper than Beijing, with a fare of 1.44 GBP, while train tickets costs 21% less in Istanbul: 0.44 GBP against 0.56 GBP in Beijing. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.42 GBP in Istanbul, 123% more than the 3.33 GBP in Beijing. The price of the coffee is around 24% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 2.27 GBP, while in Beijing the coffee costs 2.97 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Beijing to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Beijing to Istanbul are August, May and November, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Beijing to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Beijing depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Beijing in terms of searches from our customer, followed by May and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, June and December are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Beijing - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Beijing 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 Beijing. 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 Beijing?
While in Beijing the temperatures can reach an average of 37.12 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 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 -15.9 ºC average degrees reported in Beijing. During the winter period, Beijing can register 1.4 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Beijing and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Beijing and Istanbul is: Capital Intl Apt (PEK) to Istanbul Airport (IST). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • China Southern Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Beijing - Istanbul flights between Capital Intl Apt (PEK) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
  • China Southern Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Beijing to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Beijing to Istanbul are:
  • Turkish Airlines.
Flight Duration 10 h and 35 m Flights between Beijing and Istanbul take, on average, 10 h and 35 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £221 Cheapest price for a flight between Beijing and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Capital Intl Apt The airport Capital Intl Apt is the departure airport operating flights between Beijing and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Airport Flights departing Beijing with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Airport

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