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The best prices from Detroit to Istanbul are usually found in March or February, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Istanbul (IST)

DTT - TR5
Price
$788 - $1,227
TR5
Temperature
48.2 - 84.2 °F
TR5
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Average price

$926

Average for round-trip flights in November 2020

Round-trip from

$788

From Detroit to Istanbul

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 Detroit to Istanbul?

Flights from Detroit to Istanbul are found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Detroit to Istanbul?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to Istanbul, book at least 51 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $917 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,038.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Istanbul from Detroit average $866. You can even find prices in February for less than $866, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as $625. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul from Detroit. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 17%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Istanbul (DTT - TR5)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from Detroit to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Istanbul in November, December 2020

The best prices found for DTT to IST flights for November, December
30 Dec - 20 Jan
$721pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$860pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Dec - 20 Jan
$863pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Detroit found for next year
30 Dec - 20 Jan
$721pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$860pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Dec - 20 Jan
$863pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Istanbul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Istanbul from Detroit, departing today and this week
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$860pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Dec - 13 Dec
$868pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
6 Dec - 15 Dec
$876pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Istanbul from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Istanbul
2:45 am - 6:20 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
31h 35m
DTW - IST
United Airlines
$891
United
7:45 am - 1:30 pm
Lufthansa
2 Stops
21h 45m
DTW - IST
Lufthansa
$892
DreamWorldTravel
12:32 pm - 5:45 pm
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
21h 13m
DTW - SAW
Qatar Airways
$912
Travel2Be

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Istanbul

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Detroit to Istanbul are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, Air Canada, and United Airlines flying from Detroit to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Istanbul for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Istanbul for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $593, but on average you can expect to pay $752.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Istanbul for under $600 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Istanbul for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than $900.

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

Temperatures around the 84 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Istanbul is the same as in Detroit. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Detroit to Istanbul?

A quick flight from Detroit to Istanbul can take about 13h 40m. Turkish Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $963. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Detroit to Istanbul round-trip?

Currently priced at $822, Lufthansa will fly you from Detroit to Istanbul and back. In addition to Lufthansa, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Lufthansa is priced at 17% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit to Istanbul one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $765 on KLM. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $766 and Lufthansa from $892 one-way.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to Istanbul
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺7.90
Average temperature for November in Istanbul
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Istanbul
3.4 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 9 airlines from Detroit to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Royal Jordanian
$467 $694 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Jordanian. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Austrian Airlines
$648 $841 No change fee 78%
Lufthansa
$659 $1,015 No change fee 76%
United Airlines
$508 $1,023 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$582 $1,024 No cancel fee 67%
KLM
$686 $1,083 No change fee 75%
Air France
$691 $1,140 No change fee 77%
Delta
$681 $1,189 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$839 $1,234 No cancel fee 77%
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