Caracas to Istanbul Flights
Flights to Istanbul
The Airport Near Caracas
Although Caracas is the capital city of Venezuela, the airport that serves this area is not located in the city; instead, it is in nearby Maiquetía. Simón Bolívar International Airport has all the amenities of a modern airport, including banks, Wi-Fi, and VIP lounges. Scheduling and finding cheap flights from Caracas is simple for travelers using Orbitz.com.
Simón Bolívar International Airport Parking
Long-term and short-term parking options are available at the airport. Both charge 1.12 bolívares fuertes per hour, which includes VAT. All parking is open 24 hours a day. International travelers should be aware that there is only long-term parking near the international terminal.
Transportation to Simón Bolívar International Airport
Although Simón Bolívar International is located approximately 20 miles away from Caracas, visitors can still use a bus service to travel between the airport and the city. Licensed taxicabs are also available to travelers; unlicensed taxis are not recommended. Car-rental agencies are also located within the terminal. Visitors who want to secure cheap car-rental rates should check Orbitz.com to book reservations before they travel.
Dining at Simón Bolívar International Airport
At the international terminal, there are offerings unique to the area, such as the Nakatomi Sushi Bar, as well as chain restaurants, such as Burger King, Subway, and Papa Johns. The domestic terminal offers steak, sushi, and other seafood, as well as hot dogs and pizza. Travelers who would like to visit the terminals should look for cheap flights from Caracas on Orbitz.com.
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 Caracas to Istanbul
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Caracas and Istanbul airports and terminals
Airports in Caracas, VE
Simon Bolivar (CCS)
Distance from City Center: 9.7 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Caracas to Istanbul on Thu, Dec 19, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH535/LH7062||CCS||5:40 PM||IST||3:45 PM||346/343||15hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/Turkish Airlines||LH535/TK1588||CCS||5:40 PM||IST||3:45 PM||346/343||15hr 35min|
|Air France/Air France||AF385/AF1890||CCS||7:25 PM||IST||4:55 PM||343/319||15hr 0min|
|Iberia/Turkish Airlines||IB6674/TK1858||CCS||7:05 PM||IST||5:40 PM||346/738||16hr 5min|
|Air Europa/Turkish Airlines||UX72/TK1858||CCS||8:50 PM||IST||5:40 PM||332/738||14hr 20min|
|Alitalia/Turkish Airlines||AZ687/TK1866||CCS||8:55 PM||IST||6:05 PM||330/320||14hr 40min|
|Alitalia/Alitalia||AZ687/AZ706||CCS||8:55 PM||IST||6:10 PM||330/32S||14hr 45min|
|Air France/Turkish Airlines||AF385/TK1824||CCS||7:25 PM||IST||7:25 PM||343/321||17hr 30min|
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