Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

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

All the information you need to plan the best AUH to TR5 flight in 2022: compare Abu Dhabi to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.

AUH - IST

Price

AED 329 - AED 605

IST

Temperature

5 - 23 °C

IST

Rainfall

10 - 100 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 1,208From Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul
One-way fromAED 334One-way flight from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at AED 1,800. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from AED 1,935.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi average AED 1,642. You can even find prices in February for less than AED 1,642, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as AED 907. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 39%.

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

When flying from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul in September, October 2022

The best prices found for AUH to Istanbul flights in September, October
30 Oct - 29 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 665

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

30 Sep - 29 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 668

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

31 Oct - 29 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

9h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 705

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Abu Dhabi to Istanbul 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi found for this year
30 Oct - 29 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 665

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

30 Sep - 29 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 668

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

22 Nov - 3 Dec
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 679

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

5 Dec - 14 Dec
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

5h 10m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 15m
AED 903

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

24 Oct - 8 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

4h 50m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 914

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

24 Oct - 8 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

4h 50m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 936

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

9 Oct - 13 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

5h 05m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 1,296

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

9 Oct - 13 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

5h 05m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 1,370

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

7 Oct - 13 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

5h 05m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 1,396

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Direct flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi

Save time with Abu Dhabi to Istanbul direct flight deals
22 Jan - 30 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 624

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

25 Feb - 6 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 628

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

25 Jan - 1 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

5h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 639

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi, departing today and this week
7 Oct - 20 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 712

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

7 Oct - 13 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 716

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

7 Oct - 15 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 25m
AED 771

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

One-way flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul
8 Dec
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

10h 35m
AED 312

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

16 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

10h 20m
AED 331

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

21 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 40m
AED 334

Pegasus Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

Most people fly from Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) if they book a flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul. On average, Abu Dhabi Intl has 5 outbound flights to Istanbul per day from 14 airlines. Abu Dhabi Intl is conveniently located just 28.0 km from Abu Dhabi’s city centre.

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 Etihad Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Air Arabia Abu Dhabi flying from Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Pegasus Airlines for just AED 624, but on average you can expect to pay AED 690.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul under AED 700. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul is less than AED 727.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than AED 800.

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

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul on average per day?

On average 4 flights depart from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 50% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

Pegasus Airlines can get you from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul in just under 5h. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 3055 km. All flights are typically nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul round-trip?

Flying on Pegasus Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Istanbul, with prices starting at AED 624. You may be able to fly from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for 60% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

The most popular airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul are Air Arabia Abu Dhabi, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul on time: SriLankan Airlines (96%), Etihad Airways (75%), Turkish Airlines (75%).

What are the cheapest flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

While on average a flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul is generally AED 5,547, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is AED 543. When looking at the most popular route, (Abu Dhabi Intl - Istanbul), you can expect to pay AED 657 for that flight.

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Alternative routes for Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

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Abu Dhabi to Antalyafrom AED 2,032 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
ITA AirwaysCheapestAED 162AverageAED 1,722FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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MEACheapestAED 501AverageAED 1,632FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Pegasus AirlinesCheapestAED 545AverageAED 1,267FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Air Arabia Abu DhabiCheapestAED 632AverageAED 1,318FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Royal JordanianCheapestAED 887AverageAED 1,090FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time61%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestAED 985AverageAED 1,589FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestAED 995AverageAED 1,522FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,045AverageAED 1,308FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Gulf AirCheapestAED 1,066AverageAED 1,677FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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flydubaiCheapestAED 1,093AverageAED 1,592FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

See what time of day planes typically take off from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul
40%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
60%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
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Weekly flight availability from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday5daily flights