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Istanbul to Edinburgh flights

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Departure Tue, 02 Mar Return Mon, 08 Mar
IST Istanbul
EDI Edinburgh
return from £173
Departure Thu, 25 Mar Return Sun, 28 Mar
IST Istanbul
EDI Edinburgh
return from £191
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Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 400% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Istanbul.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 390% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Istanbul.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 490% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Istanbul.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 84% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Istanbul.

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
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
K Distance: 1773 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Istanbul to Edinburgh

😷 Is it safe to travel from Istanbul to Edinburgh during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Istanbul. 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 can I find cheap flights from Istanbul to Edinburgh at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Istanbul to Edinburgh is 173£. 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 Edinburgh expensive to visit compared to Istanbul?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Edinburgh costs an average of 3.00 GBP, 552% more expensive than Istanbul, with a fare of 0.46 GBP, while train tickets costs 429% more in Edinburgh: 1.80 GBP against 0.34 GBP in Istanbul. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh, 449% more than the 2.73 GBP in Istanbul. The price of the coffee is around 128% more expensive in Edinburgh, with an average of 2.71 GBP , while in Istanbul the coffee costs 1.19 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Istanbul to Edinburgh?
The most popular months to book a trip from Istanbul to Edinburgh are August, July and September, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Istanbul to Edinburgh?
The best time of the year to go to Edinburgh when flying from Istanbul 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 Edinburgh from Istanbul in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and September. 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 Istanbul -  Edinburgh.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Istanbul to Edinburgh?
The total flight time between Istanbul and Edinburgh is of around 04:39 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,833 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Edinburgh compared to Istanbul?
While in Istanbul the temperatures can reach an average of 32.95 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 5.3 mm ,Edinburgh's temperatures can go up to 24.09 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.11 ºC in Edinburgh, compared to the -0.3 ºC average degrees reported in Istanbul. During the winter period, Istanbul can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Edinburgh have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Istanbul and Edinburgh?
The main airport route flying between Istanbul and Edinburgh is: Istanbul Airport (IST) to Turnhouse (EDI). This route is covered by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines. Alternatively, you can find Istanbul - Edinburgh flights between Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) to Turnhouse (EDI) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Istanbul to Edinburgh?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Istanbul to Edinburgh are Turkish Airlines.

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Date 2019-05-29 Age 51-70 City Scotland

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