Cheap flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss (BSL) to Istanbul (IST) from $100

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 8/19. 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.
BSL — IST
Jun 25 — Jul 21

The best prices from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul are usually found in November or March, booked 72 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Basel to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Basel (BSL) 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 June 20, 2024.

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July

Cheapest in

November

Round-trip from

$924

One-way from

$160
High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
From Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul
One-way flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 80% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

Users have found that booking a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport at least 59 days early can save you up to 35% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport for as little as $221 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $266 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

Flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $86.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from BSL to IST?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 42% on flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap Basel to Istanbul flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Basel to Istanbul specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on June 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Istanbul in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Thu 7/47:25 amBSL - IST
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/1110:00 amIST - BSL
1 stop11h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$213
Wed 7/244:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/3011:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$216
Wed 6/264:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mWizz Air
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$223
Thu 7/47:25 amBSL - IST
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/119:55 pmIST - BSL
1 stop13h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$232
Tue 6/2511:05 amBSL - IST
1 stop10h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$237
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mWizz Air
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$254
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/2311:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$256
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mWizz Air
Tue 7/2311:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop17h 15mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$260
Thu 7/49:05 amBSL - IST
1 stop9h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/113:50 pmIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$261

Basel to Istanbul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Basel and Istanbul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Istanbul in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 9/1710:35 amBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Thu 10/37:30 amIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$208
Tue 9/1710:35 amBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Mon 9/237:30 amIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/20$209
Thu 7/47:25 amBSL - IST
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/1110:00 amIST - BSL
1 stop11h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$213
Fri 9/136:55 pmBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Mon 9/237:30 amIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/20$214
Wed 7/244:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/3011:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$216
Sun 12/296:05 pmBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 05mTurkish Airlines
Sat 1/183:45 pmIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 25mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$219
Fri 9/136:55 pmBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Fri 9/277:30 amIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/20$220
Wed 6/264:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mWizz Air
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$223
Wed 9/1810:35 amBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Sat 9/213:50 pmIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$224

Basel to Istanbul flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Basel to Istanbul for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Book one of these great deals on flights from Basel to Istanbul. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Wed 6/264:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mWizz Air
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$223
Tue 6/2511:05 amBSL - IST
1 stop10h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$237
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mWizz Air
Wed 7/2410:50 amIST - BSL
1 stop5h 55mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$254
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/2311:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$256
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mWizz Air
Tue 7/2311:30 pmIST - BSL
1 stop17h 15mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$260
Thu 6/277:25 amBSL - IST
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/49:55 pmIST - BSL
1 stop13h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$277
Wed 6/264:30 pmBSL - IST
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/243:50 pmIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$302
Fri 6/287:35 pmBSL - IST
1 stop10h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 6/301:45 pmIST - BSL
1 stop17h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$307
Tue 6/252:40 pmBSL - IST
1 stop7h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/243:50 pmIST - BSL
Nonstop3h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$326

One-way flights to Istanbul from Basel

Search for one-way flight options from Basel 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Basel to Istanbul. Users needing a return flight from Basel to Istanbul should utilize the search form above.
Mon 8/191:15 pmBSL - IST
1 stop20h 00mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$100
Mon 8/196:55 pmBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$101
Tue 9/1710:35 amBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$131
Mon 8/194:00 pmBSL - IST
2 stops35h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$138
Thu 7/48:20 amBSL - IST
2 stops24h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$141
Thu 7/49:15 amBSL - IST
1 stop24h 00mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$153
Sat 9/146:55 pmBSL - IST
Nonstop3h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 6/19$157
Sat 7/201:55 pmBSL - IST
1 stop8h 05mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$160
Sat 9/78:30 amBSL - IST
1 stop11h 50mLufthansa
Deal found 6/19$176

Find flights from Basel to Istanbul within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Basel 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

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Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Tue 9/17

Nonstop3h 10m

Istanbul

Thu 10/3

Nonstop3h 10m

$208

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Tue 9/17

Nonstop3h 10m

Istanbul

Mon 9/23

Nonstop3h 10m

$209

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Thu 7/4

1 stop12h 55m

Istanbul

Thu 7/11

1 stop11h 15m

$213

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Fri 9/13

Nonstop3h 10m

Istanbul

Mon 9/23

Nonstop3h 10m

$214

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Wed 7/24

1 stop15h 55m

Istanbul

Tue 7/30

1 stop11h 30m

$216

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Mon 12/2

1 stop9h 40m

Istanbul

Mon 12/9

1 stop13h 35m

$227

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Mon 11/11

1 stop6h 20m

Istanbul

Sun 11/17

1 stop5h 35m

$243

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Thu 9/19

1 stop16h 05m

Istanbul

Sun 9/22

1 stop12h 30m

$355

Basel EuroAirport SwissIstanbul

BSL - IST

BSLIST

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Mon 10/14

1 stop16h 55m

Istanbul

Wed 10/16

1 stop15h 30m

$399

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Basel to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport, you should look to book at least 72 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Basel to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Basel to Istanbul

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Istanbul from Basel with our price prediction graph.
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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

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Istanbul Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 41.0 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 June 20, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and British Airways from Basel to Istanbul. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

8.1
Very good
847 reviews
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.7
Good
4,267 reviews
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

7.4
Good
3,730 reviews
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

6.9
Okay
7,436 reviews
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

6.9
Okay
1,187 reviews
8.1
Very good
847 reviews

Crew

8.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

45 minute flight delay. Gate agent in Athens had poor communication skills which made the wait more stressful. Updates from Aegean via email were late.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Basel to Istanbul. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Basel to Istanbul?

    Most people fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss (BSL) if they book a flight from Basel to Istanbul. On average, EuroAirport Swiss has 2 outbound flights to Istanbul per day from 2 airlines. Basel EuroAirport Swiss is conveniently located just 3.6 mi from Basel’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $208, but on average you can expect to pay $229.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport is less than $264.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport for under $300?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport within the next 7 days for less than $300.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday.

  • How many flights depart from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport on average per day?

    Travelers can expect 2 flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport on average per day.
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  • How long is the flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

    Airlines like Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport in about 3h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h 30m. Basel EuroAirport Swiss and Istanbul Airport are separated by a distance of 1136 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport round-trip?

    According to our current data, Turkish Airlines ($208), and Lufthansa ($227) offers the cheapest pricing from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport. Turkish Airlines is priced at 9% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Wizz Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $100. Users have also found prices from $101 and $176 on Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, respectively.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

    Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $135. While the most popular route (Basel EuroAirport Swiss - Istanbul) can be booked for $352 on average our data indicates $458 when flying from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport.

  • What does BSL to IST mean?

    This is defined as Basel EuroAirport Swiss (BSL) and Istanbul Airport (IST). Codes like Istanbul Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Basel 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 Basel to Istanbul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Basel 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 Basel to Istanbul that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Basel 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 Basel to Istanbul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Basel 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 Basel to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Basel 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 Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport flight deals updated?

    The Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport?

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport (average of $924). Flying from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to Istanbul Airport in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,416). 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 2 airlines flying from Basel to Istanbul

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Pegasus AirlinesCheapest$90Average$174FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
Turkish AirlinesCheapest$197Average$278FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%

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Hourly flight availability from Basel to Istanbul

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Weekly flight availability from Basel to Istanbul

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