Flights from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Istanbul Airport Airport (IST)

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Returns from £145.65

One-way from £74.41

If you are looking to fly from Dubai to Istanbul Airport you will find there are 7 airliners who offer this route. These include LOT, Qantas, FlyDubai, All Nippon Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Emirates. The flight time is approximately 4 Hours 22 Minutes.

The cost of flights varies on the time and day you fly. 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. The ticket prices for most airliners will increase the closer you get the departure date, so as soon as you know the date you will travel you should book your flights.

On arriving at Istanbul Airport please note the time difference, the time zone at Istanbul Airport is 2.0 GMT compared to 4.0 GMT at Dubai.

For a full summary of all the airliners that fly from Dubai to Istanbul Airport, please see the table below.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
Emirates455555501:1021:35VIEW FLIGHTS
Turkish Airlines544444402:0017:40VIEW FLIGHTS
Royal Brunei Airlines444444402:0017:40VIEW FLIGHTS
Qantas222222210:4517:55VIEW FLIGHTS
FlyDubai222222201:1021:15VIEW FLIGHTS
All Nippon Airways222222202:0011:25VIEW FLIGHTS
LOT111111107:3514:25VIEW FLIGHTS

Emirates is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 34 a week with times that vary between 01:10 and 21:35.

To book your flight you can visit Emirates on their website emirates.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
Monday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
Turkish AirlinesTK761
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
06:00
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK6920
07:35
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
LOTLO4648
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
Turkish AirlinesTK759
EmiratesEK123
QantasQF8123
17:25
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
EmiratesEK2094
17:40
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
Turkish AirlinesTK765
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
QantasQF8121
21:15
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2214
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Tuesday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
EmiratesEK2214
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
Turkish AirlinesTK761
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
07:35
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
EmiratesEK2094
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
Turkish AirlinesTK765
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
QantasQF8121
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
Turkish AirlinesTK759
LOTLO4648
EmiratesEK123
QantasQF8123
18:00
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
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Wednesday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
EmiratesEK2214
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
Turkish AirlinesTK761
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
07:35
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK763
10:30
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
10:45
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8123
11:15
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
LOTLO4648
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2094
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8121
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK759
EmiratesEK123
17:25
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
17:40
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK765
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
18:00
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
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Thursday
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK761
05:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
07:35
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
10:30
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
LOTLO4648
10:45
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8123
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK765
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK759
EmiratesEK123
17:25
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2094
17:40
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8121
21:15
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
EmiratesEK2214
21:35
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
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Friday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2214
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
Turkish AirlinesTK761
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
11:25
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
LOTLO4648
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
Turkish AirlinesTK765
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
Turkish AirlinesTK759
EmiratesEK123
QantasQF8123
17:25
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2094
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8121
21:15
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
21:35
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
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Saturday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2214
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
Turkish AirlinesTK761
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
10:30
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
LOTLO4648
10:45
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8123
11:15
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2094
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
Turkish AirlinesTK765
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8121
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK759
EmiratesEK123
17:25
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
18:00
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
20:55
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
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Sunday
01:10
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK2214
02:00
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK761
05:45
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3602
All Nippon AirwaysNH6647
07:35
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3604
Turkish AirlinesTK763
All Nippon AirwaysNH6643
10:30
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3606
Turkish AirlinesTK759
LOTLO4648
10:45
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK123
QantasQF8123
13:30
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ727
EmiratesEK2094
13:45
AirlineFlight  No
Turkish AirlinesTK765
14:20
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK121
17:40
AirlineFlight  No
Royal Brunei AirlinesBI3622
17:55
AirlineFlight  No
QantasQF8121
18:00
AirlineFlight  No
EmiratesEK117
21:15
AirlineFlight  No
FlyDubaiFZ755
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If you are flexible on the airport you depart from, then there are other airports that offer direct flights to Istanbul Airport. You can see full details of these below.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Abu Dhabi to Istanbul 04 Hours 23 Minutes
Jebel Ali to Istanbul 04 Hours 23 Minutes
Sharjah to Istanbul 04 Hours 23 Minutes

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Flight Price FAQ - Dubai (DXB) to Istanbul (IST)

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What is the cheapest direct flight one way from Dubai DXB to Istanbul IST?
The cheapest direct flight one way from Dubai DXB to Istanbul IST is £74.41 ($94 €88.01)
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Flight Info FAQ - Dubai (DXB) to Istanbul (IST)

Who flies from Dubai to Istanbul?
The following airlines fly from Dubai (DXB) to Istanbul (IST): All Nippon Airways, Emirates, FlyDubai, LOT, Qantas, Royal Brunei Airlines, Turkish Airlines.
How far is the flight from Dubai to Istanbul?
The flight from Dubai to Istanbul is 3,028KM or 1,882 miles.
How long does the flight from Dubai to Istanbul to take?
The flight from Dubai to Istanbul takes 4 Hours 22 Minutes.

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