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from Warsaw to Istanbul

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20 May
£193Turkish Airlines
21 May
£176Lot Polish Airlines
22 May
£375Aegean Airlines
23 May
24 May
£149Aegean Airlines
25 May
£148Aegean Airlines
26 May
£123Aegean Airlines
27 May
£102Aegean Airlines
28 May
£176Lot Polish Airlines
29 May
£149Aegean Airlines
30 May
£123Aegean Airlines
31 May
£149Aegean Airlines
1 Jun
£166Lot Polish Airlines
2 Jun
£161Aegean Airlines
3 Jun
£102Aegean Airlines
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£163Aegean Airlines
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£102Aegean Airlines
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£123Aegean Airlines
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£102Aegean Airlines

Travel Information from Warsaw to Istanbul

distanceDistance858 miles (1384 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £152 • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLot Polish Airlines

Take a flight to travel 858 miles (1384 km) to Istanbul from Warsaw. Lot Polish Airlines is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Warsaw to Istanbul.

Travel Tips: Travel from Warsaw to Istanbul

Travel to Istanbul easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Warsaw to Istanbul.

Does Turkey have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Istanbul from Warsaw?

International travel from Warsaw, Poland to Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.

Can I enter Turkey if coming from Poland?

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

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

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 to Istanbul from Warsaw.

Are there restrictions on reentering Poland from Istanbul, Turkey due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Warsaw, Poland from Turkey is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Warsaw from Istanbul restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Warsaw, Poland?

You should observe these safety measures in Poland 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 Poland was last checked on 15/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Warsaw from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Warsaw to Istanbul?

Travel Warsaw to Istanbul by flight.

What is the fastest way from Warsaw to Istanbul?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Warsaw to Istanbul. It takes on average 2 h 25 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Warsaw to Istanbul?

Istanbul is approximately 858 miles (1384 km) away from Warsaw.

What are the departure and arrival points in Warsaw and in Istanbul?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Warsaw Chopin Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from Warsaw to Istanbul?

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

  • Travel with Lot Polish Airlines to go to Istanbul by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lot Polish Airlines Warsaw to Istanbul tickets on Omio for £152.

Is it possible to travel directly to Istanbul from Warsaw?

Yes, there is a direct route available to Istanbul from Warsaw:

  • You can book a direct flight with Turkish Airlines or Lot Polish 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 Warsaw to Istanbul.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Warsaw to Istanbul ends?

Your journey from Warsaw to Istanbul doesn't have to end in Istanbul. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin or Munich. If you’d like to add Paris, Berlin or Munich to your Warsaw to Istanbul trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Istanbul today!

How far in advance should I buy my Warsaw to Istanbul ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £152 one way on average.

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

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