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Istanbul Flight Information

Traveling FromFrankfurt
Origin Airport IATA CodeFRA
Traveling ToIstanbul
Destination Airport IATA CodeIST
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FAQs about flights from Frankfurt (FRA) to Istanbul (IST)

Is there a direct flight between Frankfurt and Istanbul?

Is Frankfurt to Istanbul going to be the first leg of your upcoming journey? Why not consider taking the route from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (ISL)? There are multiple air carriers that you can book with, including Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa. If neither of these have dates and times that match your travel plans, you could always try Pegasus Airlines or Turkish Airlines. They both fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.).

How long is a direct flight from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

Nothing beats the thrill of when your wheels touch down in a new destination, especially if it doesn't involve a stopover. If you're travelling from Frankfurt to Istanbul, direct flights can be booked through Japan Transocean Air or SriLankan Airlines. It'll take around 2 hours and 59 minutes to cover the total travel distance of 1,150 miles. The only thing you need to do is get comfortable and enjoy the ride.

What are the best airports for Frankfurt to Istanbul flights?

If you're trying to determine the best way to go from Frankfurt to Istanbul, these are the most popular flight routes:

  • Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (ISL) - 96 flights per week
  • Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.) - 46 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

Every airline is different. If you're flying from Frankfurt to Istanbul, choose your seat from one of the leading six carriers offering flights on this route:

  • Japan Transocean Air with 243 flights every month.
  • SriLankan Airlines with 243 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 223 flights every month.
  • Turkish Airlines with 148 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 112 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 110 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Frankfurt to Istanbul?

Spur-of-the-moment getaways can be a lot of fun. With some 14 flights on offer from Frankfurt to Istanbul every day, you'll be able to pick a time that works for you.

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