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from Istanbul to Munich

You can get from Istanbul to Munich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Istanbul to Munich on 16 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:15Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport2h45 12:00Munich Airport
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£1021One-way
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10:15Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport2h45 12:00Munich Airport
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£1021One-way
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07:15Istanbul Airport2h35 08:50Munich Airport
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£2211One-way
12:30Istanbul Airport2h40 14:10Munich Airport
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£2551One-way
01:35Istanbul Airport10h15 10:50Munich Airport
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£3031One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£102Turkish Airlines
Sun
17 Oct
£179pegasus
Mon
18 Oct
£105pegasus
Tue
19 Oct
£76pegasus
Wed
20 Oct
£53pegasus
Thu
21 Oct
£76pegasus
Fri
22 Oct
£88pegasus
Sat
23 Oct
£88pegasus
Sun
24 Oct
£102Turkish Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£73pegasus
Wed
27 Oct
£62pegasus
Thu
28 Oct
£73pegasus
Fri
29 Oct
£84pegasus
Sat
30 Oct
£83pegasus
Sun
31 Oct
£103Ukraine Intl. Airlines
Mon
1 Nov
£129pegasus
Tue
2 Nov
£61pegasus
Wed
3 Nov
£52pegasus

Travel Information between Istanbul and Munich

distanceDistance981 miles (1582 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£51 - £111
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £51 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £51 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiespegasus or Eurolines Germany

Travel 981 miles (1582 km) by flight or coach between Istanbul and Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £51. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are pegasus or Eurolines Germany among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Istanbul to Munich.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Munich, Germany from Istanbul, Turkey currently allowed?

International travel from Istanbul, Turkey to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Turkey?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich if travelling from Istanbul?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Munich, Germany due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021; 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 to Munich from Istanbul.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Istanbul, Turkey from Munich, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Istanbul, Turkey from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Istanbul, Turkey from Munich, Germany?

Reentering Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Istanbul from Munich?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Istanbul, Turkey regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Turkey must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Istanbul from Munich here.

What are my Istanbul to Munich travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from Istanbul to Munich: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Istanbul to Munich?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Istanbul to Munich, which costs on average £51.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A flight journey is usually £60 less than a journey to Munich by coach, which costs on average £111 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Istanbul to Munich?

The fastest way from Istanbul to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

Other travel options from Istanbul to Munich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 33 h 25 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Istanbul to Munich would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 981 miles (1582 km) from Istanbul to Munich.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Istanbul to Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Istanbul to Munich:

  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Istanbul to Munich depart from Istanbul Airport to Munich Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Istanbul, Büyük Otogari and arrive in München, ZOB.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Istanbul to Munich?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Istanbul to Munich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with pegasus to go to Munich by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find pegasus Istanbul to Munich tickets on Omio for £51.
  • Travel with Eurolines Germany to go to Munich by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurolines Germany Istanbul to Munich tickets on Omio for £111.
Can I travel directly between Istanbul and Munich?

Yes, there are direct routes from Istanbul to Munich with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Munich with pegasus or Turkish Airlines.
  • You'll find direct coach services to Munich with Eurolines Germany.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Munich tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Istanbul to Munich?
Omio customers who travel from Istanbul to Munich often also extend their holiday to go to Berlin, Prague or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Munich and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Istanbul to Munich tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £51 one way for this route.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £111 one way.

But we recommend booking Istanbul to Munich 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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