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Cologne Istanbul
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Wed, 13 Mar CGN - SAW
Thu, 14 Mar SAW - CGN
£130 £118
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Mon, 18 Mar CGN - SAW
£38 £37
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Fri, 08 Mar CGN - SAW
Tue, 12 Mar SAW - CGN
£80 £77
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Sun, 03 Mar CGN - SAW
Thu, 07 Mar SAW - CGN
£130 £124
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Tue, 19 Mar CGN - SAW
Fri, 22 Mar SAW - CGN
£110 £105
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Mon, 25 Mar SAW - CGN
£199 £198
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
83% Trains in Istanbul are 83% cheaper than in Cologne.
Cologne £2.65
Istanbul £0.45
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
29% A meal in Istanbul is 29% cheaper than a meal in Cologne.
Cologne £10.25
Istanbul £7.31
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 39.56 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 24 February 2024
Distance: 1253 miles
Cologne airports
Düsseldorf International (DUS) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Koeln - Bonn (CGN) How far from city centre: 9 miles
Niederrhein (Weeze) (NRN) How far from city centre: 58 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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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cologne to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Cologne to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Cologne and Istanbul is of around 03:13 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,017 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 Cologne to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cologne to Istanbul is 37£. 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 Cologne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.51 GBP, 87% cheaper than Cologne, with a fare of 3.80 GBP, while train tickets costs 83% less in Istanbul: 0.45 GBP against 2.65 GBP in Cologne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.31 GBP in Istanbul, 29% less than the 10.25 GBP in Cologne. The price of the coffee is around 27% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 2.00 GBP, while in Cologne the coffee costs 2.75 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cologne to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cologne to Istanbul are July, May and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cologne to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Cologne depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Cologne in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, June and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cologne - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cologne 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 Cologne. 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 Cologne?
While in Cologne the temperatures can reach an average of 33.16 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 -4.42 ºC average degrees reported in Cologne. During the winter period, Cologne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Cologne and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Cologne and Istanbul is: Koeln - Bonn (CGN) to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Cologne - Istanbul flights between Koeln - Bonn (CGN) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Cologne to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Cologne to Istanbul are:
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Onur Air.
Flight Duration 3 h and 13 m Flights between Cologne and Istanbul take, on average, 3 h and 13 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £37 Cheapest price for a flight between Cologne and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Koeln - Bonn The airport Koeln - Bonn is the departure airport operating flights between Cologne and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport Flights departing Cologne with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

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