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

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Buffalo (BUF) to Istanbul (IST)

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

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Istanbul.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Buffalo to Istanbul at least 51 days early can save you up to 17% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 51 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Buffalo to Istanbul for as little as $917 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 $1,038 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Istanbul from Buffalo. Prices for February average $866 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $625. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 17% on your journey compared to booking in February

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Istanbul (BUF - TR5)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Buffalo to Istanbul in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Buffalo to Istanbul in December, January 2021

The best prices found for BUF to IST flights for December, January
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,087pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,302pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,355pp
BUF
Buffalo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Buffalo found for this year
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,087pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,302pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$1,355pp
BUF
Buffalo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Buffalo to Istanbul flights.

Flight FAQs

From Buffalo to Istanbul

Are flight prices decreasing from Buffalo to Istanbul 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 Buffalo and Istanbul 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 Buffalo to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. 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 Buffalo to Istanbul. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Turkish Airlines and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Buffalo to Istanbul for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Istanbul for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $775, but on average you can expect to pay $1,377.

Are there nonstop flights from Buffalo to Istanbul for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Buffalo to Istanbul, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Buffalo weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 84 °F range in July. The weather in Istanbul is generally hotter than Buffalo's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Buffalo to Istanbul?

United Airlines, Lufthansa, and Alitalia can get you from Buffalo to Istanbul in just under 16h 11m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 44m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Buffalo to Istanbul is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $775 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Qatar Airways and United Airlines, starting at $961 and $1,303 round-trip. Lufthansa is priced at 35% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Buffalo to Istanbul
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺7.81
Average temperature for December in Istanbul
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Istanbul
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
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