Given below is the flight time from London, United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Istanbul from London by air. The nearest airport to London is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Istanbul is Ataturk Airport (IST)

Departure
London
Arrival
Istanbul

Flight time from London to Istanbul is 3 hours 40 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from STN to SAW is 3 hours 40 minutes

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Non-stop flight time is around 4 hours .

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 6 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 29 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Non-stop flight time from United Kingdom (LHR) to Turkey (IST) by different airlines

Most of the flights by major airlines departing from London arrive at Ataturk Airport or Sabiha Gokcen Airport. Istanbul is served by 2 international airports.

Journey & DurationAirline
STN ➝ SAW  
3 hours 40 minutes
 
LGW ➝ IST  
3 hours 50 minutes
Virgin Atlantic Airways  Virgin Atlantic Airways
LGW ➝ SAW  
3 hours 50 minutes
All Nippon Airways  All Nippon Airways
LGW ➝ SAW  
3 hours 50 minutes
Scandinavian Airlines System  Scandinavian Airlines System
LGW ➝ SAW  
3 hours 50 minutes
Air Malta  Air Malta

Number of Airports in Istanbul : 2 International Airport  
Number of Airports in London : 4 International Airport

Distance Between London, United Kingdom & Istanbul, Turkey is 2510 Kilo Meters

Flight time from London to Istanbul via Luxembourg • LCY to IST via LUX

Flight duration from London City Airport to Ataturk Airport via Findel Airport, Luxembourg on Luxair flight is 19 hours 15 minutes

Luxair LCY to LUX 1 hr 10 mins
LUX Waiting Time 14 hrs 50 mins
LUX to IST 3 hrs 15 mins
Total Duration: 19 hrs 15 mins

Flight time from London to Istanbul via Paris • LCY to IST via ORY

Flight duration from London City Airport to Ataturk Airport via Orly Airport, France on Air France flight is 24 hours 20 minutes

Air France LCY to ORY 1 hr 20 mins
ORY Waiting Time 19 hrs 40 mins
ORY to IST 3 hrs 20 mins
Total Duration: 24 hrs 20 mins

Flight time from London, United Kingdom to airports near Istanbul, Turkey

Direct flight and one stop flight time from London Heathrow Airport, London to airports nearest to Istanbul is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Istanbul, Sabiha Gokcen Airport
LHR - SAW
5 hrs 55 mins
1 Stop

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Airlines operating flights between London and Istanbul

London time is 2 hours behind Istanbul

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Sat, 21 Oct, 2017,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

02:25 AM

Current time in Istanbul, Turkey :, Sat, 21 Oct, 2017,
Istanbul Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

04:25 AM

Flight Time between London & Istanbul • LHR - IST Flight Duration

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LHR to IST Flight - London Airport to Istanbul Airport Flight Route Map

The airports map below shows the location of London Airport & Istanbul Airport. Know the flight direction and London to Istanbul flight path

  London - Lat: 51.4706, Long: -0.4619
  Istanbul - Lat: 40.982, Long: 28.8207

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