Buffalo to Istanbul Flights
Flights to Istanbul
Buffalo Niagara International Airport
With more than 100 flights taking off from its runways every day, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport is the most popular airport for people living in the area. Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Buffalo that leave any day and reach any destination of your choosing. The airport is less than 10 miles from the Buffalo city limits and around a 30-minute drive from downtown. Delta, jetBlue, United, and American Airlines are just a few of the carriers offering international and domestic flights from this airport.
Getting to the Airport
In addition to driving, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport offers several other transportation options. Taxis and limousines let you skip the long-term parking and get to the airport quickly. Renting a limo might cost more than $100, while a taxi ride can cost $20 or less. Several shuttles depart from local hotels, such as the Holiday Inn and the Hyatt Regency. Even if you do not stay at the hotel, some hotels will let you ride the shuttle for a small fee.
Parking Your Vehicle
The Buffalo Niagara International Airport has several long-term parking areas. The cost ranges from $10 to $13 per day, depending on the lot. The preferred long-term parking area charges $78 for one week, while the other lots charge $50-55 for a week of parking.
Restaurants at the Airport
If you have some free time available, you can have a drink or get a snack from one of the on-site restaurants before getting in the air. The Coffee Beanery, Lake Erie Grille, Jake's Bistro & News, and Blue Zone are a few of the more popular options. Orbitz.com can make planning your trip easier by helping you find great and inexpensive flights from Buffalo.
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 Buffalo to Istanbul
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Buffalo to Istanbul
|Leave Fri, Feb 14||Buffalo (BUF)||Istanbul (IST)||United Airlines||
|Return Wed, Feb 19||Istanbul (IST)||Buffalo (BUF)||United Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Buffalo and Istanbul
|United Airlines||BUF||IST||Fri, Mar 7 - Wed, Mar 19||$925|
|Delta Air Lines||BUF||IST||Fri, Feb 7 - Sun, Feb 16||$994|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 9||$994|
|Alitalia||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 8 - Sun, Feb 16||$1,008|
|Air France||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 9||$1,011|
|British Airways||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 9||$1,035|
|Lufthansa||BUF||IST||Fri, Feb 14 - Wed, Feb 19||$1,071|
|American Airlines||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 9||$1,153|
|US Airways||BUF||IST||Sat, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 9||$1,499|
Buffalo and Istanbul airports and terminals
Airports in BuffaloNY, US
Buffalo Niagara Int'l (BUF)
Distance from City Center: 8.4 miles
Niagara Falls International (IAG)
Distance from City Center: 15.6 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Buffalo to Istanbul on Wed, Dec 11, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Turkish Airlines||DL4117/TK12||BUF||5:51 PM||IST||3:55 PM||CR9/77W||15hr 4min|
|Delta Air Lines/US Airways||DL4117/US5003||BUF||5:51 PM||IST||3:55 PM||CR9/77W||15hr 4min|
|United Airlines/Turkish Airlines||UA5812/TK6||BUF||7:20 PM||IST||4:45 PM||ERJ/330||14hr 25min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA5812/US5005||BUF||7:20 PM||IST||4:45 PM||ERJ/330||14hr 25min|
|United Airlines/Turkish Airlines||UA3891/TK8||BUF||7:29 PM||IST||4:45 PM||DH4/330||14hr 16min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA3891/US5035||BUF||7:29 PM||IST||4:45 PM||DH4/330||14hr 16min|
|US Airways/Turkish Airlines||US7076/TK6||BUF||7:20 PM||IST||4:45 PM||ERJ/330||14hr 25min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US7076/US5005||BUF||7:20 PM||IST||4:45 PM||ERJ/330||14hr 25min|
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