If you are actually flying from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Birmingham and Istanbul, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Flight time from Birmingham to Istanbul is 3 hours 55 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from BHX to IST is 3 hours 55 minutes (Operated by Turkish Airlines)

The nearest airport to Birmingham, is Birmingham International Airport (BHX) and the nearest airport to Istanbul, is Ataturk Airport (IST)

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Distance from Birmingham to Istanbul is approximately 2620 kilometers.

Flights from Birmingham to Istanbul • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Birmingham arrive at Ataturk Airport or Sabiha Gokcen Airport. Istanbul is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Turkish Airlines
3 hrs 55 mins

Flight time from Birmingham to Istanbul via Dusseldorf • BHX to SAW via DUS

Flight duration from Birmingham International Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport via Düsseldorf International Airport, Germany on Flybe flight is 23 hours 40 minutes

Flybe BHX to DUS
1 hr 25 mins
 Waiting Time
19 hrs
3 hrs 15 mins
Total Duration:
23 hrs 40 mins

Flight time from Birmingham to Istanbul via Amsterdam • BHX to SAW via AMS

Flight duration from Birmingham International Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport via Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, Netherlands on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines flight is 26 hours 35 minutes

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines BHX to AMS
1 hr 15 mins
 Waiting Time
21 hrs 50 mins
3 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration:
26 hrs 35 mins

How long does it take to fly from Birmingham to Istanbul?

Non-stop flight time from Birmingham to Istanbul is around 4 hours .

Fastest one-stop flight between Birmingham and Istanbul takes close to 6 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 33 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the 2 airports in Birmingham to one of the 2 major airports that serves Istanbul.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Birmingham - Istanbul flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 40 mins to 24 hrs .

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

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
BHX - SAW Istanbul, Sabiha Gokcen Airport 6 hrs 25 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Birmingham and Istanbul

Birmingham time is 2 hours behind Istanbul

Current time in Birmingham, United Kingdom : Fri, 22 Oct, 2021,
Birmingham Timezone: BST (+01:00)

05:39 AM

Current time in Istanbul, Turkey :, Fri, 22 Oct, 2021,
Istanbul Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

07:39 AM

BHX to IST Flight - Birmingham Airport to Istanbul Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Birmingham Airport & Istanbul Airport is given below. Click the map to view Birmingham to Istanbul flight path and travel direction.

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