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Istanbul to Tehran flights

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  • Flights to Tehran from £116

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Departure Wed, 28 Apr Return Sun, 02 May
IST Istanbul
THR Tehran
return from £116
Departure Mon, 17 May Return Fri, 21 May
IST Istanbul
THR Tehran
return from £119
Flight route information
Find out further information on Istanbul and Tehran to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
29%

Trains in Tehran are 29% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Istanbul
£0.31
Tehran
£0.22
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
2%

A meal in Tehran is 2% cheaper than a meal in Istanbul.

Istanbul
£2.91
Tehran
£2.86
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
25%

A taxi fare in Tehran is 25% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Istanbul
£0.48
Tehran
£0.36
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
2%

Coffee in Tehran is 2% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Istanbul
£1.3
Tehran
£1.28
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
Tehran airports
  • ( Imam Khomeini Intl (IKA)
    How far from city centre: 24 miles
  • ( Mehrabad Intl (THR)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
K Distance: 1268 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Istanbul to Tehran

😷 Is it safe to travel from Istanbul to Tehran 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 Iran 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 much are flights from Istanbul to Tehran?
The average price to go from Istanbul to Tehran is of 113.43 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Istanbul to Tehran at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Istanbul to Tehran is 116£. 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 Tehran expensive to visit compared to Istanbul?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Tehran costs an average of 0.36 GBP, 22% cheaper than Istanbul, with a fare of 0.46 GBP, while train tickets costs 34% less in Tehran: 0.21 GBP against 0.32 GBP in Istanbul. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.99 GBP in Tehran, 8% more than the 2.76 GBP in Istanbul. The price of the coffee is around 1% cheaper in Tehran, with an average of 1.34 GBP, while in Istanbul the coffee costs 1.35 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Istanbul to Tehran?
The most popular months to book a trip from Istanbul to Tehran are March, April and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Istanbul to Tehran?
The best time of the year to go to Tehran when flying from Istanbul depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, April is the top 1º month to fly to Tehran from Istanbul in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, January and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Istanbul -  Tehran.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Istanbul to Tehran?
The total flight time between Istanbul and Tehran is of around 03:10 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,084 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 Tehran 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 ,Tehran's temperatures can go up to 40.26 ºC during the hot season, with 1.6 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.46 ºC in Tehran, compared to the -0.3 ºC average degrees reported in Istanbul. During the winter period, Istanbul can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Tehran have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Istanbul and Tehran?
The main airport route flying between Istanbul and Tehran is: Istanbul Airport (IST) to Imam Khomeini Intl (IKA). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • AtlasGlobal.
  • Mahan Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Istanbul - Tehran flights between Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) to Imam Khomeini Intl (IKA) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
  • AtlasGlobal.
  • Mahan Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Istanbul to Tehran are:

Imam Khomeini Intl - Latest customer reviews

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Date 2019-03-18 Age 31-50 City Iran

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