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Dubai Istanbul
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Mon, 04 Mar DXB - SAW
Tue, 05 Mar SAW - DXB
£890 £877
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Dubai Istanbul
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Tue, 05 Mar XNB - IST
£91 £88
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Dubai Istanbul
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Thu, 07 Mar DXB - SAW
Sun, 10 Mar SAW - DXB
£189 £185
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Dubai Istanbul
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Sun, 24 Mar XNB - IST
Sun, 24 Mar IST - XNB
£196
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
67% Trains in Istanbul are 67% cheaper than in Dubai.
Dubai £1.35
Istanbul £0.45
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
15% A meal in Istanbul is 15% cheaper than a meal in Dubai.
Dubai £8.63
Istanbul £7.33
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 39.06 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 23 February 2024
Distance: 1864 miles
Dubai airports
Dubai International Airport (DXB) How far from city centre: 12 miles
Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) How far from city centre: 20 miles
Jebel Ali Free Zone (ZJF) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Minhad Ab (NHD) How far from city centre: 31 miles
Dubai Creek Spb (DCG) How far from city centre: 12 miles
Al Maktoum International (DWC) How far from city centre: 13 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 Dubai to Istanbul

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

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

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

Prices for tickets from Dubai 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 Dubai 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 Dubai 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 Dubai 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 Dubai to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Dubai to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Dubai and Istanbul is of around 05:13 hours on average, considering an average distance of 3,078 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 Dubai to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Dubai to Istanbul is 88£. 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 Dubai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.51 GBP, 80% cheaper than Dubai, with a fare of 2.59 GBP, while train tickets costs 67% less in Istanbul: 0.45 GBP against 1.35 GBP in Dubai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.33 GBP in Istanbul, 15% less than the 8.63 GBP in Dubai. The price of the coffee is around 56% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 2.00 GBP, while in Dubai the coffee costs 4.59 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Dubai to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Dubai to Istanbul are June, December and July, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Dubai to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Dubai 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 Dubai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, May and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Dubai - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Dubai 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 Dubai. 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!
Which airports have flights between Dubai and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Dubai and Istanbul is: Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Flydubai.
  • Alternatively, you can find Dubai - Istanbul flights between Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Istanbul Airport (IST) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
  • Emirates.
Airlines with indirect flights from Dubai to Istanbul are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Dubai to Istanbul are:
  • Gulf Air, stoping in Bahrain for 75 minutes minimun.
  • Aeroflot, with 155 minutes scale in Moscow.
Flight Duration 5 h and 13 m Flights between Dubai and Istanbul take, on average, 5 h and 13 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £88 Cheapest price for a flight between Dubai and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Dubai International Airport The airport Dubai International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Dubai and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport Flights departing Dubai with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

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