Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul

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4 nights in Istanbul, departing Edinburgh on 19 / Jan / 2023 with British Airways (price found 49 hours ago)

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Today alone, Netflights has searched over 7,931 flights. 19 / Jan / 2023 is currently the lowest priced day of the year to fly the Edinburgh/Istanbul route. There are around 878 flights on any given week from the UK to Istanbul and the cheapest month to fly right now is January.

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We've compared all 878 flights that go to or via Istanbul every week, to find the best deal for you. British Airways usually has the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul, so keep an eye out for them in your search results. If they’re not the cheapest option, try searching by month to compare costs throughout the week.

When you fly 2895 km from Edinburgh to Istanbul, you can choose from six airlines. Flights are most expensive during high season, and you can expect accommodation prices to be higher then too. Last-minute deals do crop up, but it's best to book in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you're fairly flexible about when you want to fly to Istanbul, searching by month will show you the cheapest times to go. It’s also worth looking out for flights operated by British Airways, Turkish Airlines & Lufthansa, as they're the most popular airlines for this journey.

It takes about 9 hrs to fly from Edinburgh to Istanbul. Once you’ve chosen your flight, go through and fill out your details to complete your booking. If you haven’t yet sorted your accommodation or car hire, take a look at our competitive rates – then you can book your flights and accommodation in one go.

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