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Flights Rome - Istanbul

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Departure Sun, 26 Feb Return Wed, 01 Mar
FCO Rome
IST Istanbul
return from 169€
Departure Tue, 28 Feb Return Tue, 28 Feb
FCO Rome
SAW Istanbul
return from 205€
Departure Tue, 07 Mar Return Sat, 11 Mar
FCO Rome
SAW Istanbul
return from 151€
Departure Sun, 05 Mar Return Wed, 08 Mar
FCO Rome
IST Istanbul
return from 250€
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 20.76 TRY
Euro Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.05 EUR
Last checked on 03 February 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Istanbul are 68% cheaper than in Rome.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Istanbul is 63% cheaper than a meal in Rome.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 84% cheaper than in Rome.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 41% more expensive in Istanbul than in Rome.

Rome airports
  • ( Fiumicino (FCO)
    How far from city centre: 23 kms
  • ( Ciampino (CIA)
    How far from city centre: 15 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: 1376 kms

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Rome 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 Rome to Istanbul, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Rome 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 Rome to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.62 EUR euros, 84% cheaper than Rome, with a fare of 4.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 68% less in Istanbul: 0.48 EUR euros against 1.50 EUR euros in Rome. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 5.87 EUR euros in Istanbul, 63% less than the 16.00 EUR euros in Rome. The price of a coffee is approximately 41% more expensive in Istanbul, with an average of 2.01 EUR euros, while in Rome the coffee costs 1.43 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Rome to Istanbul flights?
The most popular month for flights from Rome to Istanbul are: July, June and April.
When is the best time to travel from Rome to Istanbul?
A good period of the year to visit Istanbul from Rome really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, August is the best month to fly to Istanbul from Rome, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and December. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, January and September are the months with fewer searches for the route Rome -  Istanbul.
What is the duration of a flight from Rome to Istanbul?
Flight time, on average, from Rome to Istanbul is usually 02:35 hours on average, at an average distance of 1,423 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 Rome?
The average temperature in Rome the average temperature is 33.63 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 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 -2.32 average degrees reported in Rome. During the winter period, Rome can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Rome and Istanbul?
The most common route form Rome to Istanbul is: Fiumicino (FCO) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL). These airlines fly this route:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Find more Rome to Istanbul flights between Fiumicino (FCO) to Istanbul Airport (IST) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
  • Oman Air.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Rome to Istanbul are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Rome to Istanbul are:
  • Turkish Airlines, stopping in Ankara for 90 minutes at least.
  • ITA Airways, with 100 minutes stop in Venice.
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