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Travel Information between Munich and Istanbul

distanceDistance981 miles (1582 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£84 - £111
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £84 • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £84 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiespegasus or Eurolines Germany

Take a flight or coach to travel 981 miles (1582 km) to Istanbul from Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £84. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are pegasus or Eurolines Germany among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Munich to Istanbul.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Turkey due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Munich and Istanbul?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Turkey?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Istanbul from Munich?

Conditions of entry into Turkey:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Istanbul, Turkey?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Turkey has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Munich and Istanbul.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Munich, Germany from Istanbul, Turkey due to COVID-19?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Turkey?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 Munich, Germany was last verified on 30/11/2021. 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 Munich from Istanbul.

How do you get from Munich to Istanbul?

There are 2 ways to travel from Munich to Istanbul including taking a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Munich to Istanbul?

The cheapest way from Munich to Istanbul is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £84 compared to other travel options to Istanbul:

A flight is about £28 less than a coach, which costs on average £111 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Istanbul from Munich?

The fastest way to get to Istanbul from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Istanbul that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 31 h 15 min.

How many miles from Munich to Istanbul would I travel?

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

When going from Munich to Istanbul, where do I depart from Munich and where do I arrive in Istanbul?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Munich at Munich Airport and arrive in Istanbul at Istanbul Airport.
  • Coaches mostly depart from München, ZOB and arrive in Istanbul, Büyük Otogari.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Munich to Istanbul?

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

  • Travel with pegasus to go to Istanbul by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find pegasus Munich to Istanbul tickets on Omio for £84.
  • Travel with Eurolines Germany to go to Istanbul by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurolines Germany Munich to Istanbul tickets on Omio for £111.
Is it possible to travel directly from Munich to Istanbul?

Yes, there are direct services available between Munich and Istanbul with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights with 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 from Munich to Istanbul.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Munich to Istanbul ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Munich to Istanbul don't make Istanbul their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Berlin or Athens, either of which you could add to your Munich and Istanbul trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Istanbul to any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Munich to Istanbul online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £84 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £111 one way.

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

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