Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 7% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.
Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 26% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 17 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New York to Istanbul 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,198, or $1,681 for flights within the next 24 hours.
A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New York to Istanbul in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 20% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||75% of NYC to IST departures|
|Morning 6 AM to noon||25% of NYC to IST departures|
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||0% of NYC to IST departures|
|Afternoon Noon to 6 PM||0% of NYC to IST departures|