Flights from Tehran to Istanbul, Turkey

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Tehran to Istanbul Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:16 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Turkish & Emirates frequently offer the best deals to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
THRIST
Wed 1/24
nonstop
ISTTHR
Sat 1/27
nonstop
IRR11,154,000
Emirates
THRIST
Thu 2/29
1 stop
ISTTHR
Mon 3/4
1 stop
IRR24,589,500
Qatar
THRIST
Wed 1/24
1 stop
ISTTHR
Sat 1/27
1 stop
IRR31,898,750
flydubai
THRIST
Thu 2/29
1 stop
ISTTHR
Mon 3/4
1 stop
IRR41,109,250

How Much is a Flight from Tehran to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Tehran to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be IRR11,872,250.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Tehran 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 Tehran 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 Tehran to Istanbul?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days IRR13,393,250 IRR15,928,250
7-14 days IRR11,914,500 IRR13,646,750
14-21 days IRR10,689,250 IRR13,604,500
21-30 days IRR12,886,250 IRR16,012,750
30-60 days IRR15,717,000 IRR16,308,500
60-90 days IRR18,632,250 IRR19,350,500
90+ days IRR15,759,250 IRR18,759,000

Cheapest Day To Fly from Tehran to Istanbul

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Tehran to Istanbul is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
IRR10,689,250IRR12,886,250IRR12,083,500IRR11,492,000IRR11,914,500 IRR12,083,500

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Tehran 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 Tehran to Istanbul is IRR18,547,750.

The average price for direct flights from Tehran to Istanbul is IRR17,153,500.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Tehran to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
IranAir 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 07:25 07:25
Mahan Air 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 00:50 11:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Tehran 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 Tehran 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 Tehran to Istanbul is IRR7,774,000.

The average price for round trip flights from Tehran to Istanbul is IRR16,857,750.

Tehran to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Tehran to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Tehran to Istanbul flight time is 4 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Tehran?
Answer: The distance from Tehran to Istanbul is 2,051 kilometers (1,275 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Tehran to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 31 direct flights from Tehran to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Tehran airlines for direct flights from Tehran to Istanbul?
Answer: Mahan Air provides 90% of the non-stop flights between Tehran and Istanbul.

Tehran to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Tehran 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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