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Edinburgh Istanbul
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Tue, 30 Jul EDI - SAW
Thu, 01 Aug SAW - EDI
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£306 £244
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Thu, 05 Sep EDI - SAW
£53 £51
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Tue, 06 Aug EDI - SAW
Thu, 08 Aug SAW - EDI
£184 £182
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Fri, 09 Aug EDI - SAW
Tue, 13 Aug SAW - EDI
£410 £405
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Fri, 16 Aug EDI - SAW
Sun, 18 Aug SAW - EDI
£227 £209
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Fri, 23 Aug IST - EDI
£314
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
79% Trains in Istanbul are 79% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh £2
Istanbul £0.42
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
56% A meal in Istanbul is 56% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh £16
Istanbul £7.02
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 42.89 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 23 July 2024
Distance: 1773 miles
Edinburgh airports
Turnhouse (EDI) How far from city centre: 6 miles
Glasgow Scotland (GLA) How far from city centre: 42 miles
Prestwick (PIK) How far from city centre: 63 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 Edinburgh to Istanbul

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

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

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

Prices for tickets from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Edinburgh to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Edinburgh and Istanbul is of around 05:07 hours on average, considering an average distance of 3,261 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 Edinburgh to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Istanbul is 51£. 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 Edinburgh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.58 GBP, 86% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 4.25 GBP, while train tickets costs 79% less in Istanbul: 0.42 GBP against 2.00 GBP in Edinburgh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.02 GBP in Istanbul, 56% less than the 16.00 GBP in Edinburgh. The price of the coffee is around 32% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 2.36 GBP, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 3.48 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Edinburgh to Istanbul are July, June and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Edinburgh depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Edinburgh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, January and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Edinburgh - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh. 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 Edinburgh?
While in Edinburgh the temperatures can reach an average of 24.09 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 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 -4.11 ºC average degrees reported in Edinburgh. During the winter period, Edinburgh can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Edinburgh and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Edinburgh and Istanbul is: Turnhouse (EDI) to Istanbul Airport (IST). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Edinburgh - Istanbul flights between Turnhouse (EDI) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul are:
Klm Royal Dutch Airlines, stopping in Amsterdam for 90 minutes minimum.
  • British Airways, with 60 minutes scale in London.
  • Aegean Airlines, with 150 minutes scale in Athens.
Flight Duration 5 h and 7 m Flights between Edinburgh and Istanbul take, on average, 5 h and 7 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £51 Cheapest price for a flight between Edinburgh and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Turnhouse The airport Turnhouse is the departure airport operating flights between Edinburgh and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Airport Flights departing Edinburgh with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Airport

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