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Flights Johannesburg - Istanbul

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Departure Thu, 18 Aug Return Wed, 24 Aug
JNB Johannesburg
IST Istanbul
return from 489€
Departure Wed, 31 Aug Return Sun, 11 Sep
JNB Johannesburg
IST Istanbul
return from 486€
Route information
Get useful information about Johannesburg and Istanbul to organize your journey.
Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 18.52 TRY
Euro Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 11 August 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Istanbul are 75% cheaper than in Johannesburg.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Istanbul is 51% cheaper than a meal in Johannesburg.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 60% cheaper than in Johannesburg.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Istanbul is 15% cheaper than in Johannesburg.

Johannesburg airports
  • ( OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)
    How far from city centre: 1 kms
  • ( Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA)
    How far from city centre: 48 kms
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 13 kms
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 kms
K Distance: 7474 kms

Find flights from Johannesburg - Istanbul

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Johannesburg to Istanbul? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Istanbul. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Turkey. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Johannesburg and Istanbul. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Istanbul more expensive than Johannesburg to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.60 EUR euros, 59% cheaper than Johannesburg, with a fare of 1.47 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 75% less in Istanbul: 0.44 EUR euros against 1.76 EUR euros in Johannesburg. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 4.36 EUR euros in Istanbul, 51% less than the 8.82 EUR euros in Johannesburg. The price of a coffee is approximately 15% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.53 EUR euros, while in Johannesburg the coffee costs 1.80 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Johannesburg to Istanbul flights?
The most popular month for flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul are: December, November and July.
When is the best time to travel from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
A good period of the year to visit Istanbul from Johannesburg really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to Istanbul from Johannesburg, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by June and August. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds May, February and January are the months with fewer searches for the route Johannesburg -  Istanbul.
What is the duration of a flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul?
Flight time, on average, from Johannesburg to Istanbul is usually 11:13 hours on average, at an average distance of 8,286 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Istanbul compared to Johannesburg?
The average temperature in Johannesburg the average temperature is 31.84 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 6.0 mm , Istanbul's temperatures reach 32.95 during the hot season, with 5.3 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 degrees in Istanbul, compared to the -0.43 average degrees reported in Johannesburg. During the winter period, Johannesburg can register 0.9 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Johannesburg and Istanbul?
The most common route form Johannesburg to Istanbul is: OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) to Istanbul Airport (IST). These airlines fly this route:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Find more Johannesburg to Istanbul flights between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Johannesburg to Istanbul are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Johannesburg to Istanbul are:
  • Etihad Airways, stopping in Abu Dhabi for 185 minutes at least.
  • Ethiopian Airlines, with 255 minutes stop in Addis Ababa.
  • Qatar Airways, with 215 minutes scale in Doha.
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