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Izmir to Istanbul flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Izmir and Istanbul take, on average, 1 hour and 14 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Izmir with Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Izmir Adnan Menderes Havalimani is the departure airport operating flights between Izmir and Istanbul
Arriving AirportFlights departing Izmir with Istanbul as destination arrives at Istanbul Airport

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Departure Thu, 01 Jul Return Sun, 04 Jul
IZM Izmir
IST Istanbul
return from £26
Departure Tue, 13 Jul Return Tue, 13 Jul
IZM Izmir
IST Istanbul
return from £25
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 12.09 TRY
British Pound Sterling Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.09 GBP
Last checked on 21 June 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
6%

Trains are 6% more expensive in Istanbul than in Izmir.

Izmir
£0.31
Istanbul
£0.33
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
20%

The average meal is 20% more expensive in Istanbul than in Izmir.

Izmir
£2.49
Istanbul
£2.9
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
21%

Taxis are 21% more expensive in Istanbul than in Izmir.

Izmir
£0.39
Istanbul
£0.47
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
0%

A coffee in Istanbul costs roughly the same as in Izmir.

Izmir
£1.22
Istanbul
£1.2
Izmir airports
  • ( Cigli Military (IGL)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Izmir Adnan Menderes Havalimani (ADB)
    How far from city centre: 10 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
K Distance: 203 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Izmir to Istanbul

😷 Is it safe to travel from Izmir to Istanbul 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 Turkey may apply when travelling from Izmir. 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 Izmir to Istanbul?
The average price to go from Izmir to Istanbul is of 30.7 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 Izmir to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Izmir to Istanbul is 25£. 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 Izmir?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.46 GBP, the same as in Izmir, while train tickets are cheaper, but cost the same in both Istanbul and Izmir: 0.32 GBP. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.76 GBP in Istanbul, 4% more than the 2.66 GBP in Izmir. The price of the coffee is around 10% more expensive in Istanbul, with an average of 1.35 GBP , while in Izmir the coffee costs 1.23 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Izmir to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Izmir to Istanbul are December, June and September, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Izmir to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Izmir depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Izmir in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and February. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, September and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Izmir -  Istanbul.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Izmir to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Izmir and Istanbul is of around 01:14 hours on average, considering an average distance of 349 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 Istanbul compared to Izmir?
While in Izmir the temperatures can reach an average of 37.18 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 0.9 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 -3.1 ºC average degrees reported in Izmir. During the winter period, Izmir can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Izmir and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Izmir and Istanbul is: Izmir Adnan Menderes Havalimani (ADB) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Onur Air.
  • Alternatively, you can find Izmir - Istanbul flights between Izmir Adnan Menderes Havalimani (ADB) to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Pegasus Airlines.
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Alitalia.
Which are the airlines with flights from Izmir to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Izmir to Istanbul are:
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Turkish Airlines.
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