Flights from Frankfurt Airport FRA to Istanbul Airport IST

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Returns from £81.65

One-way from £53.11

A variety of 8 airline companies have direct flights to Istanbul Airport to Frankfurt International Airport, RwandAir, Icelandair, All Nippon Airways, Air Canada, LATAM Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines and Turkish Airlines. When flying from Frankfurt International Airport to Istanbul Airport you will cover 1,837 Km (1,142 Miles) with the flight time at approximately 2 Hours 58 Minutes. The airport code for Frankfurt International Airport is FRA and for Istanbul Airport it is IST.

The cost of flights varies on the time and day you fly. With the advent of cheap no frills flights it may be worth booking in advance if possible to get the best deal to Istanbul Airport Turkey, perhaps late evening or midweek. Flights to Istanbul Airport Turkey normally go up in price the nearer the travel date, so it would be advisable to book as early as possible.

There is a time difference of 2.0 GMT at Istanbul Airport Turkey, so remember to alter your watch to the correct time upon your arrival.

Please see below the airlines that fly from Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) to Istanbul Airport (IST) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
United Airlines656566412:2523:15VIEW FLIGHTS
Turkish Airlines555466700:0523:15VIEW FLIGHTS
Lufthansa212122414:1022:35VIEW FLIGHTS
LATAM Airlines212122122:3523:15VIEW FLIGHTS
All Nippon Airways111111117:4519:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Air Canada111111117:4519:10VIEW FLIGHTS
RwandAir111111019:5019:50VIEW FLIGHTS
Icelandair111111019:5019:50VIEW FLIGHTS

The greatest amount of direct flights offered from Frankfurt International Airport to Istanbul Airport Turkey are by United Airlines with around 38 flights a week. The earliest flight is available at 12:25 and the latest flights at 23:15 with the most popular flight number being UA6903, UA6904, UA6905 and UA6906.

united.com is available for information regarding booking flights etc with United Airlines.

Please see below the times of flights. These times and frequency may vary at different times of the year please visit the website for more information.

Weekly Flight Schedule
DayFlight TimesFlights
Monday
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
17:45
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
22:35
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9062
LufthansaLH1304
LATAM AirlinesLA8697
22:55
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6406
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Tuesday
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
19:10
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
22:25
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6404
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Wednesday
11:10
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6404
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
18:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
22:35
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9062
LufthansaLH1304
LATAM AirlinesLA8697
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Thursday
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
18:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Friday
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
Turkish AirlinesTK6406
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
17:45
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
21:20
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6404
22:35
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9062
LufthansaLH1304
LATAM AirlinesLA8697
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Saturday
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
18:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6904
IcelandairFI7011
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
RwandAirWB1256
20:10
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6284
20:15
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6406
22:35
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9062
LufthansaLH1304
LATAM AirlinesLA8697
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6905
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
LATAM AirlinesLA5726
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Sunday
00:05
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6284
Turkish AirlinesTK6406
12:10
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK6408
12:25
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6906
Turkish AirlinesTK1598
14:10
AirlineFlightNo
LufthansaLH8350
17:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA6903
Turkish AirlinesTK1588
18:05
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9034
Air CanadaAC9439
All Nippon AirwaysNH5881
LufthansaLH1298
19:50
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK1592
21:20
AirlineFlightNo
LufthansaLH8346
22:35
AirlineFlightNo
United AirlinesUA9062
LufthansaLH1304
LATAM AirlinesLA8697
23:15
AirlineFlightNo
Turkish AirlinesTK1594
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Alternatively, there are other routes that depart Frankfurt International Airport and arrive at Istanbul Airport or other nearby airports. The table below gives you a summary of these.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Cologne to Istanbul01,968 km (1,223 miles)3 Hours 7 Minutes
Dusseldorf to Istanbul02,011 km (1,250 miles)3 Hours 11 Minutes
Hanover to Istanbul01,899 km (1,180 miles)3 Hours 3 Minutes
Luxembourg to Istanbul01,978 km (1,229 miles)3 Hours 8 Minutes
Nürnberg to Istanbul01,649 km (1,025 miles)2 Hours 45 Minutes
Stuttgart to Istanbul01,736 km (1,079 miles)2 Hours 51 Minutes
Strasbourg to Istanbul01,841 km (1,144 miles)2 Hours 59 Minutes

Please check before travelling to Istanbul Airport that a travel visa is not required.

Flight Price FAQ - Frankfurt (FRA) to Istanbul (IST)

DIRECT Pegasus Airlines
What is the cheapest direct flight one way from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest direct flight one way from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST is £53.11 ($67 €62.05)
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DIRECT Pegasus Airlines
What is the cheapest direct return flight from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest direct return flight from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST is £81.65 ($103 €95.39)
£81.65
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1+ STOP(S)
What is the cheapest flight one way from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest flight one way from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST is £65.80 ($83 €76.87)
£65.80
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1+ STOP(S)
What is the cheapest return flight from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest return flight from Frankfurt FRA to Istanbul IST is £103.05 ($130 €120.39)
£103.05
$130 | €120.39
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