Cheap flights from Buffalo (BUF) to Istanbul (IST) from $788

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/1. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BUF — IST
May 29 — Jun 51

The best prices from Buffalo to Istanbul are usually found in January or February, booked 72 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Buffalo to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Buffalo (BUF) to Istanbul (IST). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated May 24, 2024.

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July

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Round-trip from

$925

One-way from

$790
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From Buffalo to Istanbul
One-way flight from Buffalo to Istanbul

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Saturday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 16 days in advance, which can save you up to 60% on flights from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 16 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 $1,073. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,802.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Istanbul Airport from Buffalo average $1,144. You can even find prices in January for less than $1,144, as users have found deals to Istanbul Airport from as low as $659. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul Airport from Buffalo. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 17%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport (BUF - IST)?

When flying from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 21% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Delta flights from Buffalo to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Buffalo and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced Delta flights we've found from Buffalo to Istanbul. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Sun 7/712:06 pmBUF - IST
2 stops21h 24mDelta
Tue 8/205:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 42mDelta
Deal found 5/22$1,219
Tue 7/95:29 amBUF - IST
2 stops27h 36mDelta
Tue 8/205:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 18mDelta
Deal found 5/22$1,222
Wed 7/106:15 amBUF - IST
2 stops27h 15mDelta
Tue 8/135:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 18mDelta
Deal found 5/23$1,389
Tue 7/911:06 amBUF - IST
2 stops21h 59mDelta
Wed 8/145:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 42mDelta
Deal found 5/22$1,392
Thu 8/15:29 amBUF - IST
2 stops27h 36mDelta
Thu 8/85:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 42mDelta
Deal found 5/23$1,417

Cheap Air Canada flights from Buffalo to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air Canada for the route between Buffalo and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Air Canada flights we've found from Buffalo to Istanbul. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Tue 7/910:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Fri 7/197:50 amIST - BUF
3 stops23h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,252
Fri 7/510:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Wed 7/177:50 amIST - BUF
3 stops23h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,419
Tue 7/910:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Wed 8/146:10 amIST - BUF
3 stops22h 39mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,426
Fri 7/510:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Wed 7/177:50 amIST - BUF
3 stops23h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,489
Wed 7/1010:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Fri 7/197:50 amIST - BUF
3 stops23h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,494
Tue 7/910:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Sun 7/216:10 amIST - BUF
3 stops22h 39mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,526

Cheap Buffalo to Istanbul flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Buffalo to Istanbul specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Prices were last updated on May 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Buffalo to Istanbul in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 5/237:04 amBUF - IST
1 stop15h 16mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/294:50 amIST - BUF
2 stops45h 33mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,399
Fri 5/245:35 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 45mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/317:45 amIST - BUF
2 stops23h 27mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/23$1,451
Thu 6/2010:25 amBUF - IST
2 stops19h 40mLufthansa
Wed 7/312:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops40h 25mLufthansa
Deal found 5/22$1,496
Thu 5/237:04 amBUF - IST
1 stop15h 16mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/317:45 amIST - BUF
2 stops43h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,577
Thu 6/2011:15 amBUF - IST
1 stop23h 00mTurkish Airlines
Wed 7/314:15 pmIST - BUF
1 stop24h 07mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,688
Fri 5/245:35 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/302:50 pmIST - BUF
2 stops23h 57mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/23$1,726
Fri 5/245:35 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 45mTurkish Airlines
Thu 5/307:05 amIST - BUF
1 stop24h 07mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/23$1,735
Thu 5/237:04 amBUF - IST
1 stop15h 16mTurkish Airlines
Wed 5/297:05 amIST - BUF
1 stop24h 07mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,748
Sat 5/257:04 amBUF - IST
1 stop22h 31mTurkish Airlines
Thu 6/277:05 amIST - BUF
1 stop23h 08mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,764

Buffalo to Istanbul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Buffalo and Istanbul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Buffalo to Istanbul in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sat 7/612:37 pmBUF - IST
2 stops22h 08mBritish Airways
Fri 8/168:30 amIST - BUF
2 stops20h 27mBritish Airways
Deal found 5/23$1,148
Wed 7/1010:00 amBUF - IST
1 stop21h 30mTurkish Airlines
Tue 8/134:15 pmIST - BUF
1 stop24h 07mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/23$1,193
Thu 7/44:03 pmBUF - IST
2 stops25h 32mBritish Airways
Sun 7/217:50 pmIST - BUF
2 stops27h 24mBritish Airways
Deal found 5/22$1,198
Sun 7/712:06 pmBUF - IST
2 stops21h 24mDelta
Tue 8/205:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 42mDelta
Deal found 5/22$1,219
Tue 7/95:29 amBUF - IST
2 stops27h 36mDelta
Tue 8/205:00 pmIST - BUF
2 stops31h 18mDelta
Deal found 5/22$1,222
Tue 7/910:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Fri 7/197:50 amIST - BUF
3 stops23h 06mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$1,252
Tue 7/91:56 pmBUF - IST
2 stops18h 54mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/176:55 amIST - BUF
2 stops21h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,255
Sun 7/711:15 amBUF - IST
2 stops29h 25mLOT
Mon 7/225:35 pmIST - BUF
2 stops34h 36mLOT
Deal found 5/22$1,333
Tue 7/93:05 pmBUF - IST
2 stops17h 45mUnited Airlines
Fri 7/196:10 amIST - BUF
2 stops24h 26mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,350

One-way flights to Istanbul from Buffalo

Search for one-way flight options from Buffalo to Istanbul. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Buffalo to Istanbul. Those seeking round-trip flights from Buffalo to Istanbul should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Thu 8/111:15 amBUF - IST
2 stops29h 25mLOT
Deal found 5/22$788
Fri 8/211:15 amBUF - IST
2 stops29h 25mLOT
Deal found 5/22$790
Thu 8/110:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$842
Fri 8/210:05 amBUF - IST
3 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Deal found 5/22$912
Thu 8/112:53 pmBUF - IST
3 stops27h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/22$925
Thu 8/15:33 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 47mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,312
Thu 8/15:33 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,370
Fri 8/25:33 amBUF - IST
1 stop16h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,380

Find flights from Buffalo to Istanbul within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Buffalo to Istanbul that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.

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BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Sat 7/6

2 stops22h 08m

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Fri 8/16

2 stops20h 27m

$1,148

BuffaloIstanbul

BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Wed 7/10

1 stop21h 30m

Istanbul

Tue 8/13

1 stop24h 07m

$1,193

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BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Thu 7/4

2 stops25h 32m

Istanbul

Sun 7/21

2 stops27h 24m

$1,198

BuffaloIstanbul

BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Sun 7/7

2 stops21h 24m

Istanbul

Tue 8/20

2 stops31h 42m

$1,219

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BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Tue 7/9

3 stops20h 00m

Istanbul

Fri 7/19

3 stops23h 06m

$1,252

BuffaloIstanbul

BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Tue 7/9

2 stops18h 54m

Istanbul

Wed 7/17

2 stops21h 54m

$1,255

BuffaloIstanbul

BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Sun 7/7

2 stops29h 25m

Istanbul

Mon 7/22

2 stops34h 36m

$1,333

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BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Wed 7/10

2 stops15h 00m

Istanbul

Tue 7/23

2 stops16h 36m

$1,415

BuffaloIstanbul

BUF - IST

BUFIST

Buffalo

Wed 7/10

1 stop15h 31m

Istanbul

Tue 7/23

1 stop16h 28m

$1,522

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When is the best time to book a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Buffalo to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on May 22, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport is 72 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on May 19, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Buffalo to Istanbul Airport flight should consider departing on Sunday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Temperature and rainfall in Istanbul by month

Plan your trip to Istanbul by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

IST

Temperature

41 - 73.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Istanbul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Istanbul. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Istanbul. Reviews last updated May 24, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul, see what other customers have to say about Delta, Air Canada and Lufthansa. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
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10,561 reviews

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7.9

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1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

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10,561 reviews
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10,561 reviews

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7.9

Crew

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7.4

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8.0

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In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

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10,561 reviews

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8.0

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7.9

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8.0

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1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

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10,561 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

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7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

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8.0

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1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

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1,620 reviews
8.0
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10,561 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.0
Good
6,963 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Buffalo to Istanbul?

    Most people fly from Buffalo (BUF) if they book a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul. On average, Buffalo has 0 outbound flights to Istanbul per day from 6 airlines. Buffalo is conveniently located just 8.3 mi from Buffalo’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just $1,148, but on average you can expect to pay $1,330.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport round-trip from $1,148. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Turkish Airlines, from $1,193, and Delta, from $1,219.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport one-way?

    The cheapest airline one-way is LOT, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $788. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air Canada and Turkish Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport for a low price.

  • What does BUF to IST mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Buffalo Airport to Istanbul Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a BUF to IST flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Istanbul that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Buffalo to Istanbul flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Buffalo to Istanbul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Buffalo to Istanbul flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Istanbul that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Buffalo to Istanbul flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Buffalo to Istanbul?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Buffalo to Istanbul.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Buffalo to Istanbul?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Buffalo to Istanbul by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Istanbul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Buffalo to Istanbul offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Buffalo to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Buffalo to Istanbul flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Buffalo to Istanbul Airport flight deals updated?

    The Buffalo to Istanbul Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/23.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

  • When is the best time to book a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport?

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport (average of $925). Flying from Buffalo to Istanbul Airport in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,443). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 6 airlines flying from Buffalo to Istanbul

Discover the top 6 airlines that operate flights from Buffalo to Istanbul. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
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DeltaCheapest$785Average$1,027FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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British AirwaysCheapest$843Average$1,064FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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LufthansaCheapest$891Average$994FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest$935Average$1,300FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$1,031Average$1,133FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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JetBlueCheapest$1,406Average$1,514FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
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