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How to find the cheapest flight from New York to Istanbul

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to TR5 flight in 2022: compare New York to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.

NYC - TR5

Price

$759 - $1,021

TR5

Temperature

41 - 73.4 °F

TR5

Precipitation

0.4 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$759

From New York (NYC) to Istanbul

One-way from

$242

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Istanbul

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 17% on flights from New York to Istanbul compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $917. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,038.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Istanbul?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Istanbul from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $866 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $625. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Istanbul (NYC - TR5)?

When flying from New York to Istanbul, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from New York to Istanbul in January, February 2022

The best prices found for NYC to Istanbul flights for January, February
Feb 7 - Feb 22
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

16h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$469

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 7 - Feb 23
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

16h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$470

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 8 - Feb 15
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

16h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$486

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

New York to Istanbul 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from New York found for this year
Mar 15 - Mar 23
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

18h 15m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$441

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 7 - Feb 22
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

16h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$469

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 7 - Feb 23
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

16h 35m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$470

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Non-stop flights to Istanbul from New York

Save time with New York to Istanbul direct flight deals
Mar 9 - Mar 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 15m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 55m
$839

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Apr 13 - Apr 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 20m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 35m
$840

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Mar 2 - Mar 7
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 15m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 55m
$853

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Last minute flights from New York to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from New York, departing today and this week
Jan 30 - Feb 28
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

18h 15m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$508

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 26 - Feb 11
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

18h 15m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 05m
$509

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 28 - Feb 5
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

17h 30m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 25m
$519

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Istanbul from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Istanbul
Jan 25
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

3 stops

32h 50m
$242

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 12
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

3 stops

34h 35m
$243

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 27
EWR

Newark

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

3 stops

32h 50m
$245

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Istanbul flights.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to Istanbul have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Turkish Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to Istanbul for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Istanbul for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $441, but on average you can expect to pay $492.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Istanbul for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Istanbul under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Istanbul is less than $861.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Istanbul for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Air Canada, at $506, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York to Istanbul.. Air Canada is priced at 41% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Istanbul?

The most popular flight routes from New York to Istanbul are New York John F Kennedy Intl - Istanbul, New York LaGuardia - Istanbul and New York John F Kennedy Intl - Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Istanbul?

American Airlines, Air France and Royal Air Maroc are the most popular airlines when flying from New York to Istanbul.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Istanbul?

Consider Avianca (52%), Singapore Airlines (52%) or Turkish Airlines (52%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Istanbul.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Istanbul?

While on average a flight from New York to Istanbul is generally $1,661, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $353. When looking at the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Istanbul), you can expect to pay $553 for that flight.

Can I fly to Istanbul from New York right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Istanbul

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Istanbul.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for rt-pcr (naat) and 48 for antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Istanbul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Istanbul.

Documents
Form for Entry to Turkey - Mandatory to fill 72h before arrival.


Can I fly back to New York from Istanbul?

Returning to New York from Istanbul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Istanbul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Istanbul are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Ukraine International Airlines
Cheapest$459
Average$726
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$480
Average$995
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$498
Average$840
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
Cheapest$523
Average$839
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$530
Average$856
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$533
Average$775
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$601
Average$799
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Aeroflot
Cheapest$606
Average$821
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$614
Average$893
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Royal Air Maroc
Cheapest$633
Average$784
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from New York to Istanbul

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York to Istanbul
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
54%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from New York to Istanbul

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Istanbul
Sunday8daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday4daily flights