How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Istanbul (IST)
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Istanbul?
Flights from San Francisco to Istanbul are found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Istanbul.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Istanbul?
To save up to 26% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 17 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Istanbul from $1198 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1681 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
One-way flights to Istanbul from San Francisco
The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Istanbul
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12:30 pm - 7:55 pm
2:30 pm - 9:05 pm
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