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Mogadishu to Istanbul flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Mogadishu and Istanbul take, on average, 8 h and 20 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
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Departing AirportThe airport Mogadishu is the departure airport operating flights between Mogadishu and Istanbul
Arriving AirportFlights departing Mogadishu with Istanbul as destination arrives at Istanbul Airport

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Departure Mon, 27 Sep Return Mon, 04 Oct
MGQ Mogadishu
IST Istanbul
return from £506
Departure Sat, 16 Oct Return Sun, 24 Oct
MGQ Mogadishu
IST Istanbul
return from £557
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Last checked on 20 September 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Istanbul are 6% cheaper than in Mogadishu.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 165% more expensive in Istanbul than in Mogadishu.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 87% cheaper than in Mogadishu.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 79% more expensive in Istanbul than in Mogadishu.

Mogadishu airports
  • ( Mogadishu (MGQ)
    How far from city centre: 2 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: 2878 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Mogadishu to Istanbul

😷 Is it safe to travel from Mogadishu 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 Mogadishu. 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 Mogadishu to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Mogadishu to Istanbul is 506£. 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 Mogadishu?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.48 GBP, 87% cheaper than Mogadishu, with a fare of 3.67 GBP, while train tickets costs 5% less in Istanbul: 0.35 GBP against 0.37 GBP in Mogadishu. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.46 GBP in Istanbul, 170% more than the 1.28 GBP in Mogadishu. The price of the coffee is around 65% more expensive in Istanbul, with an average of 1.32 GBP , while in Mogadishu the coffee costs 0.80 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Mogadishu to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Mogadishu to Istanbul are September, August and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Mogadishu to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Mogadishu depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Mogadishu in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, February and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Mogadishu -  Istanbul.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Mogadishu to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Mogadishu and Istanbul is of around 08:20 hours on average, considering an average distance of 4,781 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 Mogadishu?
While in Mogadishu the temperatures can reach an average of 30.88 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 1.4 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 22.78 ºC average degrees reported in Mogadishu. During the winter period, Mogadishu can register 0.7 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Mogadishu and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Mogadishu and Istanbul is: Mogadishu (MGQ) to Istanbul Airport (IST). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Mogadishu - Istanbul flights between Mogadishu (MGQ) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Turkish Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Mogadishu to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Mogadishu to Istanbul are:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Ethiopian Airlines.
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