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The best prices from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Abu Dhabi International (AUH) to Istanbul (IST)

AUH - TR5
Price
AED 937 - AED 1,737
TR5
Temperature
9 - 29 °C
TR5
Rainfall
25 - 102 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 937

From Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul

One-way from

AED 551

One-way flight from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul?

Leaving on a Saturday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 22% on the overall cost on flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul?

To save on the cost of your flight from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul, book at least 36 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from AED 1,296 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as AED 1,469.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi International. Prices for May average AED 1,217 per person but you can even find prices for as low as AED 679. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a May flight can save you 56% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul (AUH - TR5)?

It’s optimal to fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 22% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul in January, February 2021

The best prices found for AUH to IST flights in January, February
14 Feb - 18 Feb
AED 874pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
21 Jan - 27 Feb
AED 937pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
17 Feb - 6 Mar
AED 948pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi International found for this year
25 Mar - 1 Apr
AED 848pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
14 Feb - 18 Feb
AED 874pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
1 Mar - 6 Mar
AED 907pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Direct flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi International

Save time with Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul direct flight deals
25 Mar - 1 Apr
AED 848pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
18 Feb - 6 Mar
AED 962pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
13 Feb - 4 Mar
AED 984pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi International, departing today and this week
25 Jan - 28 Jan
AED 1,245pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
25 Jan - 28 Jan
AED 1,252pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
MEA
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
25 Jan - 28 Jan
AED 1,653pp
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl

One-way flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi International

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul
23:05 - 03:05
Pegasus Airlines
Direct
5h 00m
AUH - SAW
Pegasus Airlines
AED 551
Kiwi.com
19:35 - 10:35
Gulf Air
1 stop
16h 00m
AUH - IST
Gulf Air
AED 827
trip.ae
16:30 - 06:20
MEA
1 stop
14h 50m
AUH - IST
MEA
AED 849
trip.ae

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Useful info, stats and facts about Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul flights.

Flight FAQs

From Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul for under AED 1,102. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just AED 874, but on average you can expect to pay AED 999.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alitalia and Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Pegasus Airlines, Gulf Air, and Etihad Airways flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul for under AED 1,102 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul under AED 1,102. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul is less than AED 1,388.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul for under AED 1,469?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,469.

What days are direct flights available from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Wednesday.

Is Abu Dhabi weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 43 °C range in August. The weather in Istanbul is generally colder than Abu Dhabi's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul?

Airlines like Pegasus Airlines and Royal Jordanian fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul in about 5h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 30m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul return?

Flying on Pegasus Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Istanbul, with prices starting at AED 963. Pegasus Airlines is currently priced 27% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul one-way?

AED 364 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Pegasus Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on MEA and Gulf Air, with prices starting from AED 797 and AED 827, respectively.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = ₺2.04
Flight duration
4h 42m
Average temperature for January in Istanbul
9.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Istanbul
58.0 mm

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 10 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi International to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Pegasus Airlines
AED 175 AED 347 No cancel fee 82%
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Gulf Air
AED 52 AED 380 No cancel fee 67%
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Oman Air
AED 311 AED 405 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Royal Jordanian
AED 253 AED 412 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Jordanian. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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flydubai
AED 298 AED 433 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by flydubai. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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MEA
AED 136 AED 444 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by MEA. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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SAUDIA
AED 352 AED 447 No cancel fee 86%
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Alitalia
AED 44 AED 469 No cancel fee 81%
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Egypt Air
AED 54 AED 526 No cancel fee N/A
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Turkish Airlines
AED 50 AED 623 No cancel fee 77%
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