Cheap flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Istanbul (IST)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to IST flight in 2022: compare Philadelphia to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
PHL - TR5
Price
$759 - $1,331
TR5
Temperature
41 - 73.4 °F
TR5
Precipitation
0.4 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$759

From Philadelphia to Istanbul

One-way from

$608

One-way flight from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Istanbul?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 41 days in advance to save up to 46% 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 41 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 Philadelphia to Istanbul 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,154, or $1,322 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Istanbul (PHL - TR5)?

When flying from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Istanbul in January, February 2022

The best prices found for PHL to IST flights for January, February
17 Feb - 3 Mar
$733pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
17 Feb - 2 Mar
$739pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
17 Feb - 5 Mar
$748pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Istanbul 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Philadelphia found for this year
17 Feb - 3 Mar
$733pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
17 Feb - 2 Mar
$739pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
22 Apr - 29 Apr
$745pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Istanbul from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 28 Feb
$776pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$779pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$782pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Istanbul from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul
4:30 pm - 8:25 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
30h 55m
PHL - IST
Qatar Airways
$608
qatarairways.com
3:05 pm - 1:15 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
27h 10m
PHL - SAW
Multiple Airlines
$630
Kissandfly.com
10:55 am - 12:20 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
16h 25m
PHL - IST
Air Canada
$648
Air Canada

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Istanbul

What airport do you fly from for flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul?

Located just 7.0 mi from the city center, Philadelphia is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Istanbul from Philadelphia. Booking flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Istanbul should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Istanbul from 8 different airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Lufthansa, British Airways, and Turkish Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $733, but on average you can expect to pay $772.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Istanbul for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Philadelphia to Istanbul round-trip?

Currently priced at $733, Air Canada will fly you from Philadelphia to Istanbul and back. In addition to Air Canada, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Lufthansa - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $776 and $781, respectively. Users have found that Air Canada is 32% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Philadelphia to Istanbul.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Istanbul?

On average you can expect to pay $1,776 for a flight from Philadelphia to Istanbul. The cheapest flight overall is $569 while the most popular route, (Philadelphia - Istanbul) is currently priced at $771.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Istanbul, Turkey

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philadelphia to Istanbul

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia from Istanbul?

Returning to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia.

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

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Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Philadelphia to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₺13.52
Average temperature for January in Istanbul
48.2 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Istanbul
2.3 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Istanbul

Istanbul (IST)
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 7 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia 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
United Airlines
$531 $1,059 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$594 $963 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$725 $1,015 No cancel fee 76%
British Airways
$791 $1,363 No cancel fee 70%
Turkish Airlines
$893 $1,152 No cancel fee 77%
American Airlines
$929 $1,500 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$1,041 $1,133 No cancel fee 68%
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