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Chicago to Istanbul Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Istanbul

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI IST Mon, Jan 19 - Fri, Jan 30 $742
CHI IST Wed, Dec 10 - Wed, Dec 31 $745
CHI IST Mon, Dec 8 - Mon, Dec 22 $764
CHI IST Mon, Jan 19 - Fri, Jan 30 $776
CHI IST Mon, Jan 19 - Fri, Jan 30 $804
CHI IST Mon, Dec 8 - Mon, Dec 22 $830
CHI IST Wed, Dec 10 - Wed, Dec 31 $835
CHI IST Wed, Dec 10 - Wed, Dec 31 $835
CHI IST Mon, Dec 8 - Mon, Dec 22 $916
CHI IST Wed, Nov 19 - Wed, Dec 3 $945

Chicago and Istanbul airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 5 Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Istanbul , TR
map of airports in Istanbul
  • 1

    Ataturk airport (IST)

    Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CHI to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, US Airways
  • 2

    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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Cheap flights from Chicago to Istanbul

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Featured Istanbul Airport Hotels

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TAV Airport Hotel ISTANBUL

3 stars
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Wow Airport hotel

4 stars
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Yesilkoy Airport Boutique Hotel

3 stars
1.0 / 5 2 reviews

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...Yeşilköy Boutique Hotel is 5km to Ataturk Airport and World Trade Center,15 km to Esenler Bus Station.... Yeşilköy Airport Boutique Hotel is located in Yeşilköy where is known as old Greek... More

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Yesilkoy Pension Ataturk Airport

3 stars
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...Hotel is located in 5 minutes distance to Ataturk International Airport.... More

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Blue Regency Airport Hotel

3 stars
3.0 / 5 8 reviews

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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 29 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) Lufthansa $1,333
Earn $13.33
Return Mon, Sep 1 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) Lufthansa

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 24 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) Lufthansa $851
Earn $8.51
Return Sat, Nov 15 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) Lufthansa

Best one-week trip in August from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 30 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) SWISS $1,114
Earn $11.14
Return Sat, Sep 6 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) SWISS
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) Alitalia $979
Earn $9.79
Return Mon, Sep 15 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) Alitalia

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 23 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) Air Canada $842
Earn $8.42
Return Mon, Nov 3 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) Air Canada

Best one-week trip in September from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 9 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) SWISS $899
Earn $8.99
Return Tue, Sep 16 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) SWISS
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 31 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) SWISS $840
Earn $8.40
Return Sat, Nov 15 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) SWISS

Best one-week trip in October from Chicago to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 1 Chicago (ORD) Istanbul (IST) Lufthansa $925
Earn $9.25
Return Wed, Oct 8 Istanbul (IST) Chicago (ORD) Lufthansa
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Flights from Chicago to Istanbul

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

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.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Istanbul

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Istanbul today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 10h 50m.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 6 (5:15 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Istanbul.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 6 (5:15 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Istanbul.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 6, Airbus Industrie A330) takes 10h 50m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 6, Airbus Industrie A330) takes 10h 50m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Chicago and Istanbul

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A340-300 US Airways
Airbus Industrie A330 Turkish Airlines, US Airways, Singapore Airlines