Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul

Favorite airline: Turkish Airlines
38 % of bookings on this flight route are made with Turkish Airlines, PLL LOT and Lufthansa.
Turkish Airlines
16 %
12 %
10 %
Tip: book 7 weeks before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 7 weeks before the flight. Pay only $152.00.
51 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Tuesday
Choosing the right day of the week is worthwhile as prices of flights on this route are cheapest on Tuesday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 21 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
03h 00min
06h 15min
20h 15min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
03h 00min, from $134
29 %
1 stopover Warsaw
08h 35min, from $175
14 %
1 stopover Bucharest-Otopeni
05h 25min, from $171
11 %
Flight information Frankfurt - Istanbul
Cheap direct flights
Flight details Frankfurt - Istanbul
  • Flight duration: min. 02:55 / max. 03:05
  • Distance: 1866 km
  • Flights per week: 48
  • Return flight duration: min. 03:05 / max. 03:25