Flights from Izmir to Istanbul

Flight information Izmir to Istanbul

Cheapest roundtrip price last month

AED 83

Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 338 kilometers

1h 0min

Most popular airline last month

Turkish Airlines

Istanbul and Istanbul Sabiha

2 airports

There are two airports in Istanbul – Istanbul Ataturk Airport and Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport. There are flights from Izmir to both of Istanbul's airports. There are four airlines operating flights from Izmir to Istanbul Ataturk Airport - AtlasGlobal, Onur Air, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines, and three airlines operate flights from Izmir to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport - SunExpress, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines.

* This information is correct as of June 2017

Airport Information - Arriving

Istanbul Ataturk Airport is Istanbul’s main airport and also the busiest in Turkey handling over 60 million travelers annually. Once you have landed at the airport you can quickly travel into the center of Istanbul either by metro or bus, or you can choose the direct route to your destination with a taxi. In addition to its many different shops which offer everything you could possibly need including duty free goods, the airport also boasts a wide selection of places to eat and drink.

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport is the second airport in Istanbul located roughly 35km outside of the city. Although not quite as extensive as Istanbul Ataturk Airport, the airport still offers a sizable range of amenities and services to ensure all of your needs are met whether it’s shops to get your basics or somewhere for a meal or a drink.

Airport Information - Departing

Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is the main airport serving Izmir handling around 12 million passengers a year. All of the basic amenities and services you would need can be found at the airport. The airport is home to a decent range of shops where you can get any last minute travel essentials you need, while there are also a few places available to order a meal or a quick drink before flying out. Getting to the airport is possible on the airport shuttle buses or by train if you don’t want to use a taxi.

What to Expect in Istanbul

In Istanbul the hot summers are countered by mild and sometimes chilly winters so be sure to pack something warm if you are visiting between December and February. As you will be flying on a domestic route within Turkey you won’t be required to have a visa, but you still need to remember to bring all of your essential travel documents with you including your passport and booking reference or boarding pass. Check out the top hotels in Istanbul to make the most out of your trip.

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