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Los Angeles to Istanbul Flights

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Selected fares from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX IST Sat, Feb 14 - Sat, Feb 28 $590
LAX IST Fri, Apr 3 - Sun, May 3 $756
LAX IST Thu, Jan 22 - Thu, Jan 29 $798
LAX IST Thu, Jan 22 - Thu, Jan 29 $836
LAX IST Mon, Apr 6 - Sun, Apr 26 $1,029
LAX IST Tue, Mar 24 - Fri, Apr 3 $1,146
LAX IST Thu, Jan 22 - Thu, Jan 29 $2,630
LAX IST Thu, Feb 5 - Sun, Feb 8 $3,519
LAX IST Mon, Apr 6 - Sun, Apr 26 $6,807
LAX IST Sat, Jan 24 - Fri, Feb 13 $7,873

Los Angeles and Istanbul airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
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    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal B 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 LAX to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Turkish Airlines, US Airways
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    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Mon, Jan 26 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 16 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Fri, Jan 23 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 16 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Fri, Jan 23 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Sun, Feb 15 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 14 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Transaero $590
Earn $5.90
Return Sat, Feb 28 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Transaero

Best one-week trip in February from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Thu, Feb 12 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Mar 29 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $756
Earn $7.56
Return Wed, Apr 1 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
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Finding Flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

You can spend several hours searching for flights from Los Angeles if you have to check each airline individually. Orbitz.com does all the hard work for you, and it will compare the rates from most airlines at one time, which allows you to find and choose the rate and option best for you and your budget.

Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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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 Los Angeles to Istanbul

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Istanbul today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 12h 50m.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 10 (12:45 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 10 (12:45 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 10, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 12h 50m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 10, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 12h 50m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) to Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul on Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/Air France AA754/AF1590 LAX 8:35 AM IST 2:30 PM 321/319 19hr 55min
US Airways/Air France US754/AF1590 LAX 8:35 AM IST 2:30 PM 321/319 19hr 55min
Air Canada/Turkish Airlines AC792/TK18 LAX 11:45 AM IST 3:30 PM 763/77W 17hr 45min
United Airlines/Turkish Airlines UA8328/TK18 LAX 11:45 AM IST 3:30 PM 763/77W 17hr 45min
American Airlines/Turkish Airlines AA202/TK82 LAX 12:45 PM IST 3:35 PM 738/343 16hr 50min
American Airlines/Turkish Airlines AA1806/TK82 LAX 9:15 AM IST 3:35 PM 321/343 20hr 20min
jetBlue/Turkish Airlines B6488/TK82 LAX 12:26 PM IST 3:35 PM 320/343 17hr 9min
US Airways/Turkish Airlines US202/TK82 LAX 12:45 PM IST 3:35 PM 738/343 16hr 50min
US Airways/Turkish Airlines US1806/TK82 LAX 9:15 AM IST 3:35 PM 321/343 20hr 20min
American Airlines/Turkish Airlines AA256/TK12 LAX 1:30 PM IST 3:55 PM 32B/77W 16hr 25min
jetBlue/Turkish Airlines B6324/TK12 LAX 12:45 PM IST 3:55 PM 32S/77W 17hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL9379/DL9622 LAX 1:50 PM IST 3:55 PM 74M/737 16hr 5min
Delta Air Lines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines DL9379/KL1613 LAX 1:50 PM IST 3:55 PM 74M/737 16hr 5min