Flights from Split Airport (SPU) to Istanbul Airport Airport (IST)

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Returns from £126.65

One-way from £129.82

Airliners including Croatia Airlines, Trade Air and Turkish Airlines all offer direct flights between Split to Istanbul Airport. The flight time is approximately 2 Hours 3 Minutes.

The cost of ticket prices to Istanbul Airport Turkey can vary quite considerably if you travel at certain times of the week especially at weekends. The cheapest flights available will generally be mid week or late in the evening, so if you are on a budget then these are the flight times you should consider. Alternatively, you could book well in advance and you flight could be up to 50% cheaper, especially with budget airliners. We advise all our viewers to book well in advance. This way you will get the low priced tickets available.

On arriving at Istanbul Airport please note the time difference, the time zone at Istanbul Airport is 2.0 GMT compared to 1.0 GMT at Split.

The table below displays the numbers of daily flights from Split (SPU) to Istanbul Airport (IST) and the relevant airlines that fly.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
Turkish Airlines011111100:0021:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Trade Air011110000:0021:10VIEW FLIGHTS
Croatia Airlines000001100:0000:00VIEW FLIGHTS

Turkish Airlines is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 6 a week with times that vary between 00:00 and 21:10.

To book your flight you can visit Turkish Airlines on their website thy.com. You will find up to date information on availability and the latest discounts.

Flight times for the route are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

Flights Time In WeekDays
DayFlight TimesFlights
Tuesday
21:10
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
Trade AirOU4352
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Wednesday
00:00
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
Trade AirOU4352
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Thursday
21:10
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
Trade AirOU4352
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Friday
00:00
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
Trade AirOU4352
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Saturday
21:10
AirlineFlight  No
Croatia AirlinesOU4352
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
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Sunday
00:00
AirlineFlight  No
Croatia AirlinesOU4352
Turkish AirlinesTK9240
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Instead of flying from Split you could consider a few airports that are close by. Please see that table below of alternative routes.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Dubrovnik to Istanbul 01 Hour 51 Minutes
Sarajevo to Istanbul 01 Hour 52 Minutes
Tivat to Istanbul 01 Hour 48 Minutes
Zagreb to Istanbul 02 Hours 9 Minutes

A useful tip to save money to exchange money before you go, or go to a bureau de change outside of the airport when you arrive. The exchange rate within the airport are not very good so try to avoid changing money their if you can.

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Flight Price FAQ - Split (SPU) to Istanbul (IST)

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What is the cheapest direct flight one way from Split SPU to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest direct flight one way from Split SPU to Istanbul IST is £129.82 ($164 €153.55)
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What is the cheapest direct return flight from Split SPU to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest direct return flight from Split SPU to Istanbul IST is £126.65 ($160 €149.80)
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What is the cheapest flight one way from Split SPU to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest flight one way from Split SPU to Istanbul IST is £85.49 ($108 €101.12)
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Flight Info FAQ - Split (SPU) to Istanbul (IST)

Who flies from Split to Istanbul?
The following airlines fly from Split (SPU) to Istanbul (IST): Croatia Airlines, Trade Air, Turkish Airlines.
How far is the flight from Split to Istanbul?
The flight from Split to Istanbul is 1,052KM or 654 miles.
How long does the flight from Split to Istanbul to take?
The flight from Split to Istanbul takes 2 Hours 3 Minutes.

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