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Istanbul to San Francisco Flights

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Selected fares from Istanbul to San Francisco

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
IST SFO Fri, Feb 13 - Fri, Feb 20 $645
IST SFO Fri, Feb 13 - Fri, Feb 20 $645
IST SFO Fri, Feb 13 - Fri, Feb 20 $645
IST SFO Fri, Feb 13 - Fri, Feb 20 $665
IST SFO Thu, Feb 19 - Thu, Feb 26 $683
IST SFO Thu, Feb 19 - Thu, Feb 26 $1,254
IST SFO Thu, Jan 22 - Sun, Jan 25 $1,517
IST SFO Thu, Jan 22 - Sun, Jan 25 $1,517
IST SFO Fri, Jan 23 - Mon, Jan 26 $2,647
IST SFO Sat, Jan 24 - Tue, Feb 3 $9,896

Istanbul and San Francisco airports and terminals

Airports in Istanbul , TR
map of airports in Istanbul
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    Ataturk airport (IST)

    Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles

  • 2

    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Sun, Jan 25 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Sun, Jan 25 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Thu, Jan 29 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Sun, Feb 8 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 13 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Fri, Feb 20 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 13 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines $645
Earn $6.45
Return Fri, Feb 20 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Istanbul to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 13 Istanbul (IST) San Francisco (SFO) British Airways $679
Earn $6.79
Return Sun, May 10 San Francisco (SFO) Istanbul (IST) British Airways
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Flights to San Francisco

Ataturk International Airport

Locating cheap flights from Istanbul can be a challenge. Orbitz.com allows you to search many different airlines at one time in order to locate bargain tickets. The Ataturk International Airport is located approximately 17 miles from downtown Istanbul on Yesilkoy. Over 70 airlines currently service the Ataturk International Airport. These include Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Swiss International Airlines and Delta. Orbitz.com provides bookings for the majority of these airlines.

Parking at the Airport

There are several options for parking at the Ataturk International Airport. The multistory car park provides vehicle protection, the open car park is available for both short- and long-term parking, and valet parking is available for an extra charge. Parking fees are charged by the hour and by the day, depending on the amount of parking time. Shuttle services are available to and from the parking lots to the main terminals.

Transportation to the Airport

The metro rail system is available to and from the airport to various locations throughout the city. Rates are based on the distance traveled. The intra-city Seabus provides transportation to the airport from several surrounding cities for a flat fee. There are also taxi services that provide metered rates throughout Istanbul. As an alternative transportation option, you can rent a car. Orbitz.com can help locate car rental services at discount prices.

Restaurants at the Ataturk International Airport

There are several dining options to choose from at the Ataturk International Airport. Burger King offers a selection of breakfast items, including coffee and juice. The Sky restaurant has an extensive menu with a variety of breakfast items to choose from. Orbitz.com helps travelers locate cheap flights from Istanbul, which are especially meaningful for those flying on a budget.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.

Transportation From the Airport

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.

Weather in San Francisco

San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.

Highlights and Attractions

Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.

Flight schedule for flights from Istanbul to San Francisco on Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Turkish Airlines/jetBlue TK1/B6915 IST 1:25 PM SFO 12:10 AM 77W/32S 20hr 45min
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH1305/LH454 IST 5:10 AM SFO 12:25 PM 32A/388 17hr 15min
Lufthansa/United Airlines LH1305/UA8829 IST 5:10 AM SFO 12:25 PM 32A/388 17hr 15min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA9127/UA8829 IST 5:10 AM SFO 12:25 PM 32A/388 17hr 15min
Turkish Airlines/Transaero TK1979/UN7019 IST 8:10 AM SFO 3:25 PM 330/744 17hr 15min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA675/LH9374 IST 9:00 AM SFO 4:35 PM 320/777 17hr 35min
British Airways/United Airlines BA675/UA931 IST 9:00 AM SFO 4:35 PM 320/777 17hr 35min
Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand NZ4852/NZ9831 IST 8:10 AM SFO 4:35 PM 330/777 18hr 25min
Turkish Airlines/Lufthansa TK1979/LH9374 IST 8:10 AM SFO 4:35 PM 330/777 18hr 25min
Turkish Airlines/United Airlines TK1979/UA931 IST 8:10 AM SFO 4:35 PM 330/777 18hr 25min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA6915/UA931 IST 8:10 AM SFO 4:35 PM 330/777 18hr 25min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA6612/AA6190 IST 9:00 AM SFO 5:50 PM 320/744 18hr 50min
British Airways/American Airlines BA675/AA6190 IST 9:00 AM SFO 5:50 PM 320/744 18hr 50min