Flights from Cologne to Istanbul, Turkey

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Cologne to Istanbul Last modified: Oct 25, 2023 14:43 -04:00

We've scanned 107,069,592 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Turkish & Air Serbia frequently offer the best deals to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Air Serbia
Sat 12/2
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Tue 12/5
1 stop
Thu 11/2
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Thu 11/16
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British Airways
Thu 1/11
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Wed 1/17
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Nile Air
Thu 11/9
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Sat 11/18
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Multiple Airlines
Sat 11/25
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Sun 11/26
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How Much is a Flight from Cologne to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cologne to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be €129.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cologne to Istanbul?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cologne to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cologne to Istanbul?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cologne to Istanbul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days €138 €165
7-14 days €137 €197
14-21 days €137 €183
21-30 days €137 €178
30-60 days €131 €159
60-90 days €120 €165
90+ days €122 €167

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cologne to Istanbul

We've examined 214,139,184 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cologne to Istanbul is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Cologne to Istanbul by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cologne to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cologne Istanbul Turkish 10/30/23 11/16/23 0 €138
November Cologne Istanbul Turkish 11/28/23 12/18/23 0 €131
December Cologne Istanbul Turkish 12/31/23 1/15/24 0 €130
January Cologne Istanbul Turkish 1/8/24 1/15/24 0 €120
February Cologne Istanbul Turkish 2/1/24 2/3/24 0 €128
March Cologne Istanbul Turkish 3/11/24 3/31/24 0 €137
April Cologne Istanbul Turkish 4/12/24 4/21/24 0 €178
May Cologne Istanbul Turkish 5/30/24 6/2/24 0 €178

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cologne to Istanbul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cologne to Istanbul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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€252 €173
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€173 €155
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€171 €137
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cologne to Istanbul

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cologne to Istanbul is €242.

The average price for direct flights from Cologne to Istanbul is €170.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cologne to Istanbul.

Weekly Direct Flights from Cologne to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Onur Air 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20:40 20:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cologne to Istanbul

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cologne to Istanbul. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cologne to Istanbul is €86.

The average price for round trip flights from Cologne to Istanbul is €162.

Cologne to Istanbul Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Cologne to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Cologne to Istanbul flight time is 3 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Cologne?
Answer: The distance from Cologne to Istanbul is 1,965 kilometers (1,221 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cologne to Istanbul?
Answer: There is only one direct flight from Cologne to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Cologne airlines for direct flights from Cologne to Istanbul?
Answer: Onur Air provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cologne and Istanbul.

Cologne to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cologne and Istanbul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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