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Belfast to Istanbul Flights
Belfast International Airport
Savvy travelers can book cheap flights from Belfast with Orbitz.com. Belfast, the capital city of Northern Ireland, is serviced by Belfast International Airport. The airport is located 12 miles northwest of Belfast and was formerly known as Aldergrove Airport. More than 4 million passengers travel through the airport each year. Aegan Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Austrian Airlines, BH Air, United Airlines, Thomson Airways and Freebird Airlines service Belfast International Airport.
Belfast International Airport Parking
Belfast International Airport offers convenient parking options. Over 8,000 parking spaces are available for long-term and short-term parking needs. Long-term parking costs only £5 per day when you pre-book. Short-term parking costs only £2 per hour, with a maximum daily rate of £34. Reserved parking is also available for frequent flyers.
Belfast International Airport Transportation
Belfast International Airport offers a variety of ground transportation services. Taxis and bus services are readily available outside of the terminal building. The airport is served by the International Airport Taxi Company seven days a week. Expect to pay £25 one-way to the airport from downtown Belfast. Shuttle buses travel to and from downtown Belfast, Lisburn and Londonderry. Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and National Car Rental all have booths at the airport.
Belfast International Airport Restaurants
Belfast International Airport offers several restaurants that cater to busy travelers. Establishments such as Starbucks, Burger King, Cafe Bar, Caffee Ritazza, and Stangford Grill all offer casual dining options for travelers. There is a bar located on the departure lounge called The Lagan Bar. Fed and Waered offers freshly cooked home-style meals for travelers who want a bit more than the usual. Remember to use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights from Belfast.
Istanbul Area Airports
Orbitz.com offers cheap flights to Istanbul and vacation packages that let you explore this fascinating city, which spans two separate continents. The main airport for the city, Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, is located on the European side of the city, about 24 kilometers from the downtown area. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is on the Asian side of Istanbul, about 35 kilometers southeast of the city center. Istanbul Atatürk International Airport handles flights from over 70 airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air France. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport serves over 30 airlines, including Sky Airlines, EasyJet, Turkish Airlines, and SunExpress.
Getting to the Airport
From Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, arriving visitors can opt to take the metro train or sea bus into Istanbul. The Sabiha Gokcen airport shuttle makes regular trips from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport to various points within the city, and it costs 10 euro per person. Visitors can also get into the city from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport via sea bus or public bus. Both airports are also accessible via taxi.
Weather Conditions in Istanbul
In the summer, high temperatures average around 82 degrees Fahrenheit in June and July and drop to lows of around 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Rain is uncommon in the summer, although the humidity remains high during the summer months. Winters are often cold and snowy. In January, temperatures average between 37 to 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to be mild, and the bargain prices offered during these seasons make them ideal for a visit.
Vacationing in Istanbul
Take in a bit of history with a visit to Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, or one of the many Ottoman mosques scattered throughout the city. Archaeology museums are another popular attraction, or you can get tickets for a cruise on the Bosphorus to get a view of the city from the water. Once you know the sights you want to see in Turkey, check out Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Istanbul at any time of the year.
Cheap flights from Belfast to Istanbul
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Airports in Belfast , GB
George Best airport (BHD)
Distance from City Center: 2.8 miles
Belfast Int'l Airport (BFS)
Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles