Cheap Flights from Izmir Airport to Istanbul

Flight information Izmir to Istanbul

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


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Average flight time, total distance 338 kilometers

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Most popular airline last month

Turkish Airlines

Istanbul Ataturk, Istanbul Sabiha and Istanbul

3 airports

Flying from Izmir to Istanbul is one of the most common domestic trips within Turkey. Each week, 388 flights leave İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB) and land at either Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) or Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW). Several airlines offer direct flights since the trip only takes one hour by air. It's also possible to get extremely low prices on plane tickets.

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Inside: İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB)

Sitting 18 km away from İzmir, Adnan Menderes Airport is a modest international airport. It hosts two terminals on-site, an older terminal for domestic flights and a newer facility for worldwide travel. Izmir is only Turkey's fifth busiest airport, but it's well-connected to public transportation and offers many advantages to travellers.

Inside, you'll find an absolutely gigantic duty-free store, plus a decent assortment of boutiques and dining options. Most of the food vendors are located in the international departures area, however. There's also the Millennium Lounge for first-class and business travellers to relax and enjoy complimentary refreshments before boarding.

Check-In: İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB)

Since Izmir to Istanbul is a domestic flight, you only need to arrive an hour early at İzmir's Adnan Menderes Airport. Major airlines will usually let travellers begin the check-in process online, up to 24 hours prior to departure. To board the plane, passengers must present a valid passport. Additional photo ID may also be required.

Airports in Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST)

Located on the European side of the city, Istanbul Atatürk Airport is the country's biggest airport. It hosts direct flights from Izmir with the following carriers: AtlasGlobal, Onur Air, Pegasus Airlines, and Turkish Airlines. These airplanes all disembark into IST's domestic terminal. At 24 km west of Downtown Istanbul, this airport is easily accessible by subway, bus, or car.

Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)

Unlike IST, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is situated on the Asian side of Istanbul, 35 km southeast of the city centre. It's Istanbul's second main airport. Flight companies, Pegasus Airlines, SunExpress, and Turkish Airlines, all offer non-stop trips from Izmir Airport. These airplanes disembark into SAW's single terminal, which accommodates both domestic and international flights. To reach Istanbul's city centre, the airport is connected to the M4 metro line, taxi services, and Shuttlebuses E10 and E11.

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