Given below is the flight time from Los Angeles, United States to Istanbul, Turkey. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Istanbul from Los Angeles by air. The nearest airport to Los Angeles is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and the nearest airport to Istanbul is Ataturk Airport (IST)

Departure
Los Angeles
Arrival
Istanbul

Flight time from Los Angeles to Istanbul is 13 hours

Non-Stop flight duration from LAX to IST is 13 hours (Operated by Turkish Airlines)

Non-stop flight time is around 13 hours 15 minutes.

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 15 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 43 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Non-stop flight time from United States (LAX) to Turkey (IST) by different airlines

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

JourneyDurationAirline
LAX ➝ IST  
13 hours Turkish Airlines  Turkish Airlines

Number of Airports in Istanbul : 2 International Airport  
Number of Airports in Los Angeles : 1 International Airport

Distance Between Los Angeles, United States & Istanbul, Turkey is 11040 Kilo Meters

Flight time from Los Angeles to Istanbul via Frankfurt • LAX to IST via FRA

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to Ataturk Airport via Frankfurt International Airport, Germany on United Airlines flight is 15 hours 30 minutes

United Airlines LAX to FRA
11 hrs
FRA
 Waiting Time
1 hr 20 mins
FRA to IST
3 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration:
15 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from Los Angeles to Istanbul via London • LAX to IST via LHR

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to Ataturk Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on American Airlines flight is 19 hours 15 minutes

American Airlines LAX to LHR
10 hrs 30 mins
LHR
 Waiting Time
4 hrs 45 mins
LHR to IST
4 hrs
Total Duration:
19 hrs 15 mins

Flight time from Los Angeles, United States to airports near Istanbul, Turkey

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
LAX - SAW Istanbul, Sabiha Gokcen Airport 16 hrs 10 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Los Angeles and Istanbul

Los Angeles time is 11 hours behind Istanbul

Current time in Los Angeles, United States : Tue, 19 Jan, 2021,
Los Angeles Timezone: PST (-08:00)

12:30 PM

Current time in Istanbul, Turkey :, Tue, 19 Jan, 2021,
Istanbul Timezone: +03 (+03:00)

11:30 PM

Flight Time between Los Angeles & Istanbul • LAX - IST Flight Duration

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LAX to IST Flight - Los Angeles Airport to Istanbul Airport Flight Route Map

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

Los Angeles - Lat: 33.9435, Long: -118.409
Istanbul - Lat: 40.982, Long: 28.8207

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