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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Barcelona to Istanbul were £121 for one-way flights and £185 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Wed, 7 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£121
Ukraine International Airlines
Tue, 6 Jul - Thu, 15 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
SAW
Sabiha Gokcen Intl.
£185
Alitalia
Mon, 5 Jul - Thu, 15 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
SAW
Sabiha Gokcen Intl.
£195
Alitalia
Wed, 7 Jul - Wed, 14 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£200
Ukraine International Airlines
Wed, 7 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£202
Turkish Airlines
Wed, 7 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£207
Turkish Airlines
Fri, 9 Jul - Mon, 19 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£255
Lufthansa
Wed, 7 Jul - Sat, 17 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£284
Turkish Airlines
Wed, 7 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
IST
Istanbul
£325
Lufthansa
Wed, 7 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
SAW
Sabiha Gokcen Intl.
£841
Lufthansa
Cheap Flights from Barcelona to Istanbul & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeBCN
Destination Airport IATA CodeSAW
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£185
Average Flight Time4 hours 32 mins

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Helpful Barcelona to Istanbul (BCN - IST) Flight Information

Traveling From Barcelona
Origin Airport IATA Code BCN
Traveling To Istanbul
Destination Airport IATA Code IST
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines Ukraine International Airlines, Alitalia, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa
Distance 2219 km
Direct Flight Time 5 30
Flight Price £185

FAQs about flights from Barcelona to Istanbul

Is it possible to fly from Barcelona to Istanbul right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides up-to-date information regarding health guidelines or flying restrictions if you're flying to Istanbul from Barcelona.

How long is a direct flight from Barcelona to Istanbul?

The journey of 1,367 miles between Barcelona and Istanbul takes an average of 3 hours and 30 minutes, but could even be as quick as 3 hours and 30 minutes. Family break or loved-up escape? Relaxed or active? Whatever your holiday preference, jet to your destination the fuss-free way by choosing a direct flight.

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 Barcelona to Istanbul flights?

Compare the different ways to jet from Barcelona to Istanbul and pick up the perfect deal. Here are the routes that'll get you there:

  • Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport to Ataturk Intl. Airport (IST) - 114 flights per week
  • Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Intl. Airport - 28 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Barcelona to Istanbul?

Friendly service, extra legroom and a good rewards programme are some things that differentiate one airline from another. While you'll find several carriers operating flights from Barcelona to Istanbul, these are highly-recommended:

  • Alitalia with 60 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 60 flights every month.
  • Air Europa with 43 flights every month.
  • SAS with 39 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 34 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 34 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Barcelona to Istanbul?

You've got lots of flexibility when it comes to flying from Barcelona to Istanbul. With some 16 flights running daily, the time to go is up to you.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays 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 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, 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 ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Barcelona to Istanbul, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Barcelona to Istanbul is July. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £185 and can rise to £841 for return flights.  

 

Find the best flight from Barcelona to Istanbul  

Every day between Barcelona and Istanbul, 2 flights from 2 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Uzbekistan Airways, Turkish Airlines, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 5hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 2219 km between null and null, let us know! 

 

Flights from Barcelona to Istanbul — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

 
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We want the experience of booking your flight from Barcelona to Istanbul to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Place to stay after flight from Barcelona to Istanbul

YOTEL Istanbul Airport LANDSIDE, City Entrance

YOTEL Istanbul Airport LANDSIDE, City Entrance

Tayakadin Mah. Terminal Cad. No.: 1, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
The price is £113 per night from 13 Jun to 13 Jun
Situated in Arnavutkoy, this hotel is within 20 miles (32 km) of Belgrad Forest, Mall of Istanbul and Kilyos Beach. Venezia Mega Outlet and Eyup Sultan Mosque ...
4.4/5Excellent! (10 reviews)
"The hotel is really nice and convenient for our long layover in Turkey, however it took us 40 mins to find after asking 6 staff members."

Reviewed on 24 Dec 2019

YOTEL Istanbul Airport LANDSIDE, City Entrance
YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport AIRSIDE, Duty free - International Transit area

YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport AIRSIDE, Duty free - International Transit area

Tayakadin Mah. Terminal Cad. No.1, Arnavutkoy, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
The price is £130 per night from 13 Jun to 13 Jun
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 20 miles (32 km) of Belgrad Forest, Mall of Istanbul and Kilyos Beach. Venezia Mega Outlet and Eyup Sultan Mosque ...
4/5Very Good! (7 reviews)
"It is an extremely modern funky type of place, including 'Joseph' s Coat' lighting system. (many colours). It does not have a kettle for tea and coffee, something that I personally require as minimum. As it is the only hotel airside, beggars could not be choosers. As we had a layover in business ..."

Reviewed on 23 Apr 2021

YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport AIRSIDE, Duty free - International Transit area
Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus

Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus

5 out of 5
Cihannuma Mahallesi, Saray Caddesi No:5, Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
The price is £101 per night from 13 Jun to 13 Jun
Located in Besiktas, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Besiktas Pier and Vodafone Arena. Dolmabahce Palace and Zorlu Performing Arts Center are also ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)
Very nice hotel, good location.
"All the staff members were very helpful and friendly. Made our stay comfortable at the hotel. Would like to point out that Cetyan and Ahmet were extremely helpful by providing us with the information we were looking for and guiding us"

Reviewed on 9 May 2018

Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus

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Sultanhan Hotel - Special Class

Sultanhan Hotel - Special Class

4 out of 5
Piyer Loti Cad No:7, Istanbul, Istanbul
The price is £63 per night from 18 Jun to 18 Jun
Located in Sultanahmet, this spa hotel is steps away from Cemberlitas Bath and Column of Constantine. Sultanahmet Square and Blue Mosque are also within 10 minutes. ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (48 reviews)
"Staff are very friendly, helpful, polite and thoughtful. Could not get any better as a first time stay in Istanbul. Very centrally located great views of the blue mosque and aya Sofia from breakfast room. You can watch the sunrise/sunset from there! Rooms are very comfortable, only thing is the immovable ..."

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Sultanhan Hotel - Special Class
The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul

The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul

5 out of 5
Suzer Plaza, Askerocagi Caddesi, No:6, Elmadag/Sisli, Istanbul
The price is £158 per night from 22 Jun to 22 Jun
Located in Taksim, this luxury hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Taksim Square, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Topkapi Palace and Blue Mosque. Taşkışla Cable Car Station ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Perfektes Hotel sowohl für eine Geschäfts- wie auch eine Ferienreise."

Reviewed on 8 Dec 2019

The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul

Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul

5 out of 5
Visnezade Mah. Acisu Sok. NO. 19, Macka Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
The price is £175 per night from 13 Jun to 13 Jun
This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the historical district, within 1 mi (2 km) of City's Nişantaşı Shopping Center, Dolmabahce Palace and Taksim ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)
"Super einzigartig gute Lage, sauber und sehr freundliches Personla!"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul
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