How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul

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from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul on 27 Jun we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:45Frankfurt am Main Airport3h10 18:55Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£2251One-way
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14:45Frankfurt am Main Airport3h10 18:55Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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17:40Frankfurt am Main Airport3h10 21:50Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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14:05Frankfurt am Main Airport2h55 18:00Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£2741One-way
11:40Frankfurt am Main Airport3h10 15:50Istanbul Airport
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£4541One-way

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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul

distanceDistance1156 miles (1865 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£121 - £156
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £121 • 37 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £156 • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiespegasus or Eurolines Germany

Take a flight or coach to travel 1156 miles (1865 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £121. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are pegasus or Eurolines Germany among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul.

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FAQs

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Istanbul, Turkey is: Fully open.

Can I enter Turkey if coming from Germany?

Entry into Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Istanbul if travelling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Istanbul, Turkey due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Turkey must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 25/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul.

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Turkey is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Turkey?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Turkey?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 25/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Frankfurt am Main from Istanbul.

You can travel between Frankfurt am Main and Istanbul 2 different ways: flight or coach.

The cheapest way from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £121 compared to other travel options to Istanbul:

A coach is about £36 less than a flight, which costs on average £156 for this route.

The quickest way to travel to Istanbul from Frankfurt am Main is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 37 h   on average.

The Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul distance is approximately 1156 miles (1865 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.
  • Most travellers board their coach from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Istanbul, Büyük Otogari.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul:

  • You can take a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul with pegasus. Cheap tickets can be found for £156 with pegasus from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul.
  • You can take a coach from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul with Eurolines Germany. Cheap tickets can be found for £121 with Eurolines Germany from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul.

Yes, there are direct services available from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa, pegasus or Turkish Airlines.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Istanbul as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Istanbul from Frankfurt am Main.

Looking to extend your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul? Many Omio customers who go from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Paris, Berlin or Munich from Istanbul, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £156 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £121 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Istanbul tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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