Cheap flights from the United States to Turkey

LAX — IST
May 30 — Jun 61

How far in advance should I book a flight from USA to Turkey?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 15% on flights from USA to Turkey compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 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 $1,166. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,179.

What is the cheapest month to fly from USA to Turkey?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Turkey from USA. Users have commonly found prices around $1,182 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $765. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from USA to Turkey (US - TR)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from USA to Turkey as you normally would.

Cheap flights from USA to Turkey in May, June 2022

The best prices found for USA to Turkey flights for May, June
Jun 14 - Sep 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

33h 25m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$589

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 14 - Jun 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

22h 20m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$591

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 14 - Jun 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

36h 55m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$602

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

USA to Turkey 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Turkey from USA found for this year
Aug 31 - Sep 13
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

34h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$416

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Aug 31 - Sep 13
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

34h 00m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$418

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 13 - Sep 27
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

30h 50m
SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

18h 15m
$429

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Cheap Air Canada flights from USA to Turkey

Sep 13 - Oct 20
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

25h 10m
IST

Istanbul

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

23h 23m
$636

Air Canada

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 20 - Oct 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

25h 10m
IST

Istanbul

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

23h 23m
$639

Air Canada

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 22 - Oct 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

21h 30m
IST

Istanbul

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

23h 23m
$645

Air Canada

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Deal found 5/24/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from USA to Turkey

Nov 15 - Nov 24
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

IST

Istanbul

1 stop

21h 00m
IST

Istanbul

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

28h 25m
$674

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/24/22

Oct 23 - Nov 4
LAX

Los Angeles

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

18h 05m
IST

Istanbul

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

29h 10m
$690

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/23/22

Oct 23 - Nov 4
LAX

Los Angeles

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

18h 05m
IST

Istanbul

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

32h 19m
$698

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/23/22

Non-stop flights to Turkey from USA

Save time with USA to Turkey direct flight deals
Sep 19 - Sep 26
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 35m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 25m
$898

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 26 - Oct 4
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 35m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 25m
$908

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 5 - Sep 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

Nonstop

9h 35m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

10h 25m
$911

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Last minute flights from USA to Turkey

Late deals on return flights to Turkey from USA, departing today and this week
Jun 2 - Jun 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

22h 30m
IST

Istanbul

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

32h 30m
$703

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 4 - Jun 16
EWR

Newark

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

22h 00m
IST

Istanbul

EWR

Newark

2 stops

31h 30m
$704

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 4 - Jun 13
EWR

Newark

IST

Istanbul

2 stops

18h 10m
IST

Istanbul

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 35m
$713

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

One-way flights to Turkey from USA

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to Turkey
Sep 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

37h 30m
$238

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Oct 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

30h 50m
$245

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 27
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

2 stops

30h 50m
$246

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about USA to Turkey flights.

What airports serve USA to Turkey flights?

Many flights leave the USA for Turkey, often headed to the Istanbul area. George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas is one of the departure options. It is about 23 miles from Houston and has a large number of domestic and international flights each day. The airport has the second-largest hub for American Airlines and is a focus city for Spirit Airlines. There are several destinations to disembark at when flying to Turkey from the USA. Most travelers will likely to be touching down in Istanbul Airport, which is the main airport for those in the Istanbul area. This airport is a hub for Turkish Airlines, Onur Air, and AtlasGlobal.

Which airlines fly directly from the USA to Turkey?

Direct flights into Turkey are available from many airports including San Francisco International Airport, O’Hare International Airport, Washington Dulles Airport, and several others. All direct flights into the country will land at Istanbul Airport. Those leaving from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, JFK International Airport, or San Francisco International Airport can find these direct flights from Turkish Airlines. Passengers going to other areas in Turkey will have stopover flights available. Travelers from Miami International Airport going into Antalya can choose flights on Finnair, Lufthansa, or Air France. Flights on this route are often less expensive when you choose one with more than a single stop.

What are the stopover options between the USA to Turkey?

When going from Miami into Antalya, there are many stopover flights that pause in other airports along the way. Some of these flights may have two stops such as landing at Rome Fiumicino Airport and Sabiha Airport or London Heathrow Airport and Helsinki Vantaa Airport. If you are going from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport into Istanbul Airport, flights may have one stop or more. Some of the typical locations where your plane may stop during a flight include Frankfurt am Main Airport, Amsterdam Airport, or O’Hare International Airport. Flights with more than one stop are often going to be cheaper.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from the USA to Turkey?

Going to Turkey from the USA will require a passport and a visa. The passport must be valid at least 60 days beyond the visa’s expiration date. E-Visas are available for application in advance.

Which airlines flying from United States to Turkey have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Turkish Airlines, Delta, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from USA to Turkey for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to Turkey for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $416, but on average you can expect to pay $449.

Are there nonstop flights from USA to Turkey for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to Turkey under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to Turkey is less than $926.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to Turkey for under $800?

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

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from the US to Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Aeroflot Airlines, and Lufthansa Airlines are the most eco-friendly airlines to fly with to Turkey from the US. Turkish Airlines has come up with tailor-made eco-friendly packaging for all products served to passengers during the flights. Their innovative packaging solution is biodegradable and compostable without releasing pollutants. Lufthansa Airlines is now using lighter containers to transport cargo and luggage, thus making them more fuel-efficient. The containers are also made from sustainable composite materials. Aeroflot Airlines has also dedicated itself to environmental protection and sustainable travel. This airline is developing advanced systems of waste control to eliminate negative impacts on the environment, and they have been recognized for their minimal emission of CO2 into the atmosphere.

How can I fly more sustainably from the US to Turkey?

One of the best ways to fly more sustainably to Turkey from the US is eating a vegetarian in-flight meal. Even if you cannot commit to going vegetarian, a simple sacrifice on your flight will represent a decline in the demand for meat. The carriers will buy less meat, which means fewer animals are killed. Alternatively, you can pack your own food from home in reusable containers to avoid using single-use plastic and minimize the amount of waste that goes into the environment. Better still, taking your own meal on your flight usually means eating a healthier meal. You can also bring a reusable water bottle from home to reduce plastic waste from water bottles while traveling.

Destination points for flights from USA to Turkey

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Top 5 airlines flying from USA to Turkey

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from USA to Turkey choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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NorwegianCheapest$340Average$564FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air EuropaCheapest$379Average$508FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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IberiaCheapest$390Average$487FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$419Average$848FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from USA to Turkey

See what time of day planes typically take off from USA to Turkey
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
21%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
50%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
28%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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