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 2023: compare Abu Dhabi to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.

AUH - IST

Price

AED 311 - AED 605

IST

Temperature

5 - 23 °C

IST

Rainfall

10 - 100 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 1,142From Abu Dhabi Intl to Istanbul
One-way fromAED 235One-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 18% 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 1,730. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from AED 1,913.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi average AED 1,614. You can even find prices in January for less than AED 1,614, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as AED 992. 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 37%.

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 February, March 2023

The best prices found for AUH to Istanbul flights in February, March
17 Mar - 24 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

11h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
AED 507

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/1

17 Mar - 24 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

11h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
AED 510

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/1

7 Mar - 14 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

8h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

22h 10m
AED 533

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/1

Abu Dhabi to Istanbul 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi found for this year
17 Mar - 24 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

11h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
AED 507

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/1

17 Mar - 24 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

11h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
AED 510

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/1

8 Jun - 12 Jun
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 20m
AED 518

Pegasus Airlines

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Deal found 2/2

Cheap Gulf Air flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

16 Apr - 26 Apr
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

15h 10m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

15h 10m
AED 1,289

Gulf Air

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Deal found 30/1

8 Feb - 12 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

15h 50m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

15h 10m
AED 1,293

Gulf Air

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Deal found 30/1

15 Feb - 18 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

20h 00m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

26h 25m
AED 1,296

Gulf Air

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Deal found 1/2

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

18 Mar - 21 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

8h 20m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

13h 15m
AED 1,267

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 1/2

18 Feb - 22 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

7h 35m
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Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

7h 10m
AED 1,271

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 31/1

10 Feb - 15 Feb
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Abu Dhabi Intl

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Istanbul

1 stop

8h 20m
IST

Istanbul

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

7h 10m
AED 1,289

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 1/2

Direct flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi

Save time with Abu Dhabi to Istanbul direct flight deals
8 Jun - 12 Jun
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 20m
AED 518

Pegasus Airlines

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Deal found 2/2

27 Apr - 3 May
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 20m
AED 599

Pegasus Airlines

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Deal found 1/2

16 Apr - 22 Apr
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

Nonstop

4h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

4h 20m
AED 602

Pegasus Airlines

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Deal found 31/1

Last-minute flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi, departing today and this week
9 Feb - 13 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

14h 50m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

15h 55m
AED 599

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/2

9 Feb - 11 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

14h 50m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 613

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/2

12 Feb - 17 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

11h 05m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

18h 25m
AED 617

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 31/1

One-way flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul
3 Apr
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

10h 45m
AED 235

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 31/1

28 May
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

10h 45m
AED 239

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 2/2

29 Mar
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

1 stop

10h 45m
AED 242

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 31/1

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 6 outbound flights to Istanbul per day from 13 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 600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just AED 507, but on average you can expect to pay AED 558.

Are there direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul under AED 600. A good price for a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul is less than AED 918.

Are there last-minute flights available from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for under AED 600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than AED 600.

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

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday.

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

On average 1 flight departs from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% 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 4h 35m. 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 518. You may be able to fly from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul for 67% 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, Etihad Airways and flydubai. 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 (86%), Etihad Airways (67%), Turkish Airlines (67%).

What are the cheapest flights from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul?

While on average a flight from Abu Dhabi to Istanbul is generally AED 4,332, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is AED 1,115. When looking at the most popular route, (Abu Dhabi Intl - Istanbul), you can expect to pay AED 510 for that flight.

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Alternative routes for Abu Dhabi to Istanbul

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Abu Dhabi to Antalyafrom AED 512 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 518AverageAED 1,235FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Air Arabia Abu DhabiCheapestAED 876AverageAED 1,243FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Royal JordanianCheapestAED 922AverageAED 1,073FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time61%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestAED 995AverageAED 1,695FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,040AverageAED 1,343FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestAED 1,064AverageAED 1,800FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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flydubaiCheapestAED 1,093AverageAED 1,592FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Gulf AirCheapestAED 1,137AverageAED 1,663FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-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
75%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
25%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

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
Sunday4daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday9daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday9daily flights
Saturday7daily flights
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