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from Milan to Istanbul

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Istanbul on 17 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:50Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport2h35 20:25Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£861One-way
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16:50Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport2h35 20:25Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£861One-way
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12:40Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport2h50 16:30Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£1011One-way
16:50Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport2h35 20:25Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport
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£1531One-way
10:55Milan Malpensa Airport8h05 20:00Istanbul Airport
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£1281One-way

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Tue
17 May
£86pegasus
Wed
18 May
£67pegasus
Thu
19 May
£67pegasus
Fri
20 May
£77pegasus
Sat
21 May
£86pegasus
Sun
22 May
£184pegasus
Mon
23 May
£128Aegean Airlines
Tue
24 May
£115Turkish Airlines
Wed
25 May
£84pegasus
Thu
26 May
£119pegasus
Fri
27 May
£111pegasus
Sat
28 May
£128Aegean Airlines
Sun
29 May
£138Turkish Airlines
Mon
30 May
£128pegasus
Tue
31 May
£128pegasus
Wed
1 Jun
£138Turkish Airlines
Thu
2 Jun
£128pegasus
Fri
3 Jun
£84pegasus
Sat
4 Jun
£101Turkish Airlines
Sun
5 Jun
£84pegasus

Travel Information from Milan to Istanbul

distanceDistance1035 miles (1670 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £26 • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiespegasus

Travel 1035 miles (1670 km) by flight between Milan and Istanbul. Pegasus is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Milan to Istanbul.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Milan, Italy to Istanbul, Turkey?

International travel from Milan, Italy to Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.

Can I enter Turkey if coming from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to 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
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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 15/05/2022; 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 between Milan and Istanbul.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Milan, Italy from Istanbul, Turkey?

The restriction level for your return to Milan, Italy from Turkey is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Milan from Istanbul restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Milan from Istanbul?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Milan, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 13/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Milan from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel between Milan and Istanbul?

You can travel between Milan and Istanbul by flight.

What is the quickest way from Milan to Istanbul?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Milan to Istanbul. It takes on average 2 h 40 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles from Milan to Istanbul would I travel?

Istanbul is approximately 1035 miles (1670 km) away from Milan.

Where do I depart from Milan? Where do I arrive in Istanbul?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Milan to Istanbul:

  • Flights from Milan to Istanbul most often leave from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

Who can get me from Milan to Istanbul?

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

  • Travel with pegasus to go to Istanbul by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find pegasus Milan to Istanbul tickets on Omio for £26.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Milan to Istanbul?

Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Istanbul? Many Omio customers who go from Milan 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.

How early should I purchase Milan to Istanbul tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Milan to Istanbul, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £26 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Istanbul from Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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