Cheap flights from Newark (EWR) to Istanbul (IST)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to IST flight in 2021: compare Newark to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
EWR - TR5
Price
$674 - $980
TR5
Temperature
41 - 73.4 °F
TR5
Precipitation
0.4 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$674

From Newark to Istanbul

One-way from

$253

One-way flight from Newark to Istanbul

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Newark Airport 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 Newark Airport 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark Airport to Istanbul (EWR - TR5)?

When flying from Newark Airport 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Istanbul?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Istanbul. Flights to Istanbul from Newark Airport in February are about $866 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $625.

Cheap flights from Newark to Istanbul in December, January 2022

The best prices found for EWR to IST flights for December, January
24 Jan - 4 Feb
$485pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
24 Jan - 4 Feb
$496pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
20 Jan - 29 Jan
$499pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Istanbul 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Newark found for this year
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$567pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$594pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$595pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Istanbul from Newark

Save time with Newark to Istanbul direct flight deals
10 Jan - 24 Jan
$863pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
15 Jan - 26 Jan
$872pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
9 Feb - 22 Feb
$892pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Istanbul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Istanbul from Newark, departing today and this week
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$567pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$594pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$595pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Istanbul from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Istanbul
6:25 pm - 12:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
33h 35m
EWR - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$301
Kiwi.com
6:25 pm - 4:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 00m
EWR - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$315
Kiwi.com
12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
18h 15m
EWR - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$253
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Newark</span> to <span class="emphasized">Istanbul</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Newark to Istanbul

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

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

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to Istanbul for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Istanbul for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $483, but on average you can expect to pay $513.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to Istanbul for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to Istanbul under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to Istanbul is less than $905.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to Istanbul for under $600?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to Istanbul?

When booking a flight from Newark Airport to Istanbul, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Istanbul?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Newark Airport to Istanbul? While on average our users pay $1,574, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $285. The most popular route (Newark - Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen), is priced around $483.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Istanbul, Turkey

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Istanbul from Newark?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Newark to Istanbul

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Newark 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 Newark are not required to quarantine after entering Istanbul.

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


Do I need a test to fly back to Newark from Istanbul?

Returning to Newark from Istanbul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Istanbul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Newark.

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

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Alternative routes for Newark to Istanbul

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Newark to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺13.32
Average temperature for December in Istanbul
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Istanbul
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Istanbul

Istanbul (IST)
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 7 airlines flying from Newark to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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
$464 $699 No cancel fee 81%
United Airlines
$498 $892 No cancel fee 69%
Lufthansa
$523 $872 No cancel fee 76%
Delta
$571 $759 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$614 $893 No cancel fee 67%
LOT
$640 $1,314 No cancel fee 81%
Turkish Airlines
$769 $1,052 No cancel fee 77%

Hourly flight availability from Newark to Istanbul

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark towards Istanbul.
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Weekly flight availability
from Newark to Istanbul
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to Istanbul.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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