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Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Istanbul (IST)

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The best prices from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Istanbul (IST)

JFK - TR5
Price
$728 - $996
TR5
Temperature
48.2 - 84.2 °F
TR5
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$728

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

One-way from

$305

One-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul?

Find a great deal and save up to 17% by booking at least 51 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $917.

What is the cheapest month to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul?

Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $625.

When is the cheapest time to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul (JFK - TR5)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 20% on flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul in November, December 2020

The best prices found for JFK to IST flights for November, December
10 Dec - 19 Dec
$562pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Dec - 12 Dec
$563pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
28 Dec - 13 Jan
$570pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from John F. Kennedy Intl found for next year
10 Dec - 19 Dec
$562pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Dec - 12 Dec
$563pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
28 Dec - 13 Jan
$570pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Istanbul from John F. Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul direct flight deals
5 Jan - 12 Jan
$882pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Jan - 12 Jan
$884pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Dec - 29 Dec
$896pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Istanbul from John F. Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
3 Dec - 12 Dec
$563pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Dec - 19 Dec
$589pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Dec - 9 Dec
$617pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Istanbul from John F. Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul
12:37 pm - 2:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
17h 33m
JFK - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$305
Kiwi.com
2:50 pm - 2:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 20m
JFK - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$306
Kiwi.com
2:50 pm - 2:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 20m
JFK - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$333
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul flights.

Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to Istanbul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Alitalia are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Turkish Airlines, Delta, and Royal Air Maroc flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Istanbul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $482, but on average you can expect to pay $519.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul is less than $918.

Are there last-minute flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What days are nonstop flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul on average per day?

Travelers can expect 1 flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Istanbul on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is John F. Kennedy Intl weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

Expect the weather to be around 84 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Istanbul is generally the same as in John F. Kennedy Intl.

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 New York

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 10 airlines from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F. Kennedy Intl 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
Ukraine International Airlines
$459 $739 No change fee 81%
Royal Air Maroc
$633 $784 No cancel fee 75%

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

United Airlines
$533 $789 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$533 $791 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$601 $799 No change fee 77%
Lufthansa
$524 $806 No change fee 76%
Aeroflot
$606 $821 N/A 79%
KLM
$530 $856 No change fee 75%
British Airways
$480 $995 No cancel fee 70%
Turkish Airlines
$763 $1,002 No cancel fee 77%

Hourly flight availability from John F. Kennedy Intl to Istanbul

Evening 6 PM to midnight 60% of JFK to IST departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 39% of JFK to IST departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of JFK to IST departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of JFK to IST departures
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6 PM
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