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Los Angeles to Istanbul flights

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Departure Sat, 29 May Return Sat, 05 Jun
LAX Los Angeles
IST Istanbul
return from £536
Departure Fri, 11 Jun Return Fri, 18 Jun
LAX Los Angeles
IST Istanbul
return from £542
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 11.97 TRY
British Pound Sterling Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.09 GBP
Last checked on 16 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
77%

Trains in Istanbul are 77% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
£1.24
Istanbul
£0.29
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
79%

A meal in Istanbul is 79% cheaper than a meal in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
£14.18
Istanbul
£2.94
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
77%

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 77% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
£2.02
Istanbul
£0.47
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
63%

Coffee in Istanbul is 63% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
£3.3
Istanbul
£1.23
Los Angeles airports
  • ( Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Citicorp (JCX)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Van Nuys (VNY)
    How far from city centre: 18 miles
  • ( Whiteman (WHP)
    How far from city centre: 17 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: 6848 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul

😷 Is it safe to travel from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul is 536£. 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 Los Angeles?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.46 GBP, 78% cheaper than Los Angeles, with a fare of 2.08 GBP, while train tickets costs 75% less in Istanbul: 0.32 GBP against 1.28 GBP in Los Angeles. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.76 GBP in Istanbul, 81% less than the 14.59 GBP in Los Angeles. The price of the coffee is around 61% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.35 GBP, while in Los Angeles the coffee costs 3.47 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Los Angeles to Istanbul are June, February and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles in terms of searches from our customer, followed by March and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, January and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Los Angeles -  Istanbul.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Los Angeles and Istanbul is of around 17:48 hours on average, considering an average distance of 14,007 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 Los Angeles?
While in Los Angeles the temperatures can reach an average of 36.22 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 1.09 ºC average degrees reported in Los Angeles. During the winter period, Los Angeles can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Los Angeles and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Los Angeles and Istanbul is: Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Los Angeles - Istanbul flights between Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX) to Istanbul Airport (IST) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Los Angeles to Istanbul are:
  • Turkish Airlines.
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