Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Ataturk Intl (IST)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Ataturk Intl (IST)

LAX - IST
Price
$773 - $1,198
IST
Temperature
48.2 - 84.2 °F
IST
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$773

From Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

One-way from

$399

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 7% on the overall cost on flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl?

Find a great deal and save up to 15% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,166.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Ataturk Intl from Los Angeles average $1,182. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,182, as users have found deals to Ataturk Intl from as low as $765. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Ataturk Intl from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 9%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl (LAX - IST)?

When flying from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 30% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl in March, April 2021

20 Apr - 4 May
$697pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Apr - 15 Apr
$730pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Apr - 4 May
$735pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl 2021 flight deals

9 Aug - 27 Aug
$696pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Apr - 4 May
$697pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Jun - 21 Jun
$717pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Ataturk Intl from Los Angeles

20 Apr - 4 May
$923pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 15 Mar
$968pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 31 Mar
$978pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

9 Mar - 31 Mar
$751pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 21 Mar
$766pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 17 Mar
$767pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Aeroflot
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Ataturk Intl from Los Angeles

5:10 pm - 12:25 pm
Aeroflot
1 Stop
33h 15m
LAX - IST
Aeroflot
$399
mytrip.com
5:10 pm - 1:50 pm
Aeroflot
1 Stop
34h 40m
LAX - IST
Aeroflot
$400
mytrip.com
3:40 pm - 1:25 pm
Aeroflot
1 Stop
34h 45m
LAX - IST
Aeroflot
$401
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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Ataturk Intl for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Los Angeles to Istanbul. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Turkish Airlines, Aeroflot, and Lufthansa. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $696, but on average you can expect to pay $737.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl is less than $1,002.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Ataturk Intl?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Los Angeles is typically similar to Ataturk Intl. We can gather that this will continue over the next 9 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Ataturk Intl?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Ataturk Intl is generally colder than in Los Angeles. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl?

Airlines like Lufthansa, Delta, and Aeroflot fly from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl in about 16h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 20m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl round-trip from $696. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $741, and Air Canada, from $753. Lufthansa is currently priced 27% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl one-way?

$399 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Aeroflot.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺7.39
Average temperature for March in Ataturk Intl
53.6 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Ataturk Intl
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Istanbul

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
$641 $908 No cancel fee 76%
Aeroflot
$698 $929 No cancel fee 79%
Air Canada
$605 $952 No cancel fee 67%
LOT
$547 $970 No cancel fee 81%
Delta
$626 $975 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$649 $980 No cancel fee 77%
KLM
$682 $1,107 No cancel fee 75%
British Airways
$668 $1,111 No cancel fee 70%
United Airlines
$601 $1,133 No cancel fee 69%
Qatar Airways
$948 $1,196 No cancel fee 68%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl

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Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Ataturk Intl
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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