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Istanbul Flight Information

Traveling FromCairo
Origin Airport IATA CodeCAI
Traveling ToIstanbul
Destination Airport IATA CodeIST
Number of Airlines Serving
Available AirlinesNile Air, Egyptair, Turkish Airlines
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price£252

FAQs about flights from Cairo to Istanbul

Is there a direct flight between Cairo and Istanbul?

The great thing about going by plane from Cairo to Istanbul is that there are a few routes on offer. If you decide you'd like to go from Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) to Istanbul (ISL-Ataturk Intl.), you'll have many airlines to select from, including Turkish Airlines. Rather depart from Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) and land at Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.)? Think about booking your flight with Nile Air.

How long is a direct flight from Cairo to Istanbul?

An average of 2 hours and 24 minutes and a minimum of 2 hours and 20 minutes — that's how long you can expect it to take to fly the 777 miles between Cairo and Istanbul. Nothing is more convenient than getting to your destination on a direct flight, so take a peek at the bargains offered by Saudia and EgyptAir.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Istanbul due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Istanbul booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Cairo to Istanbul flights?

If you're planning a trip from Cairo to Istanbul, there are a few ways to get there. Here are the most frequently flown routes:

  • Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) to Istanbul (ISL-Ataturk Intl.) - 93 flights per week
  • Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) to Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.) - 44 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Cairo to Istanbul?

Every airline has different perks and amenities. If you're jetting from Cairo to Istanbul, pick from one of the top six air carriers which provide flights on this route:

  • Saudia with 182 flights every month.
  • EgyptAir with 91 flights every month.
  • Turkish Airlines with 91 flights every month.
  • Kuwait Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Nile Air with 26 flights every month.
  • Jazeera Airways with 13 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Cairo to Istanbul?

A world of fun and excitement awaits you in Istanbul. Begin your amazing adventure by booking one of the 13 flights which operate daily from Cairo to Istanbul.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Save on Sundays. We found that tickets booked on a Sunday resulted in the best deal on average in 2019. However, Saturdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2019.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2019, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Selected flights deals from Cairo to Istanbul

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Best Days To Fly From CAI to IST

Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Cairo and Istanbul Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data £291 £249 £208 £166 £125 £83 £42 £0 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S Price is £252 on Nile Air Price is £252 on Nile Air Price is £291 on Turkish Airlines

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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.