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The cheapest flights to Istanbul found within the past 7 days were $882. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SFO to IST

Carrier Flight Depart SFO Arrive IST Fri
10/18
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10/19
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10/20
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10/21
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10/22
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10/23
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10/24
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FAQs about flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Istanbul Airport (IST)

Are there direct flights from San Francisco Airport to Istanbul Airport?

For nonstop flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (ISL), reserve a seat with Turkish Airlines. This airline will be just the ticket if you need to fly from A to B without fuss.

How long is the flight from San Francisco Airport to Istanbul Airport?

Make sure you leave your seat and move about during your flight from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (ISL). You'll be traveling for around 14 hours and 7 minutes, so moving your muscles will keep you comfortable during this long journey.

What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to Istanbul Airport?

Your plane will have traveled 7,146 miles (11,500 kilometers) by the time you've left San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) and touched down at Istanbul Airport (ISL). We recommend you bring plenty of activities to occupy yourself — it's going to be a long flight.

What airlines fly direct from San Francisco Airport to Istanbul Airport?

Many worldly wanderers choose to take to the skies with Turkish Airlines from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Istanbul Airport (ISL). This popular airline not only offers 27 flights each month, it also flies direct.

Flying Tips & TricksHow do I find my flight number?
  • Your travel itinerary contains essential information for your forthcoming trip, including your flight number. Not sure what it looks like? There's an IATA airline code at the beginning, which is typically a couple of letters and a digit. Following that are a few other numerals — your flight number.
How early can you check bags for a flight?
  • To have enough time to drop your bags, clear customs and security and find the correct boarding gate, get to the airport three hours before an international flight. If you're traveling domestically, show up around two hours before. Even if you've already selected your seat and downloaded your boarding pass at home, it's worth bearing in mind that there are closing times for baggage check-in. It's an hour before departure for international flights, and 45 minutes if you're flying domestically. Of course, times can differ between airlines, so it pays to check these details ahead of your flight.

San Francisco Intl. to Istanbul Flight FAQ

Origin Airport IATA Code SFO
Destination Airport IATA Code IST
Number Of Flight Options 1
Flight Price $882
Average Flight Time 23 hours 0 minutes

Hotels near Istanbul Airport (IST)

YOTEL Istanbul Airport Landside $119
YOTEL Istanbul Airport Landside

YOTEL Istanbul Airport Landside

Tayakadin Mah. Terminal Cad. No.: 1, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
     
    0.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 20 mi (32 km) of Belgrad Forest, Mall of Istanbul, and Kilyos Beach. Ataturk Olympic Stadium and Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre are also within 25 mi (40 km).

    YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside $134
    YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside

    YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside

    Tayakadin Mah. Terminal Cad. No.1, Arnavutkoy, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
       
      0.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 20 mi (32 km) of Belgrad Forest, Mall of Istanbul, and Kilyos Beach. Ataturk Olympic Stadium and Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre are also within 25 mi (40 km).

      Ambassador Spa & Beauty Airport Lounge $192
      Ambassador Spa & Beauty Airport Lounge

      Ambassador Spa & Beauty Airport Lounge

      Tayakadin Mah. Istanbul Havalimani, Transit Area 1 H Floor No 660 414, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
         
        0.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Situated in Arnavutkoy, this spa hotel is within 20 mi (32 km) of Belgrad Forest, Mall of Istanbul, and Kilyos Beach. Ataturk Olympic Stadium and TurkuaZoo are also within 25 mi (40 km).

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        MENALO SUITES GARDEN NEW AIRPORT

        Dr. Hilmi Demirci Cd. No 28-30, ARNAVUTKÖY, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
           
          0.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Situated in Arnavutkoy, this hotel is in the same area as Durusu Park. Regional attractions also include Ataturk Olympic Stadium and Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadium.

          *Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.