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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 Mon, Oct 27 - Wed, Nov 5 $904
LAX IST Mon, Oct 27 - Thu, Nov 6 $915
LAX IST Thu, Nov 20 - Mon, Dec 1 $919
LAX IST Mon, Oct 27 - Wed, Nov 5 $927
LAX IST Mon, Oct 27 - Thu, Nov 6 $936
LAX IST Sat, Nov 8 - Mon, Nov 17 $973
LAX IST Sun, Sep 21 - Sat, Oct 4 $1,079
LAX IST Wed, Sep 3 - Sat, Sep 13 $1,206
LAX IST Mon, Oct 27 - Wed, Nov 5 $1,225
LAX IST Wed, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 16 $1,493

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
  • 2

    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul

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TAV Airport Hotel ISTANBUL

3 stars
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Wow Airport hotel

4 stars
3.6 / 5 9 reviews

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Yesilkoy Airport Boutique Hotel

3 stars
1.0 / 5 2 reviews

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Yesilkoy Pension Ataturk Airport

3 stars
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Blue Regency Airport Hotel

3 stars
2.9 / 5 7 reviews

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 2 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) British Airways $1,302
Earn $13.02
Return Sun, May 4 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) British Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, May 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) United Airlines $990
Earn $9.90
Return Tue, Jun 10 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 1 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Lufthansa $1,051
Earn $10.51
Return Thu, May 8 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Lufthansa
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June

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 3 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $1,206
Earn $12.06
Return Fri, Jun 6 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jun 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $1,394
Earn $13.94
Return Wed, Jun 18 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
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July

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Los Angeles to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Jul 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $1,194
Earn $11.94
Return Sun, Sep 28 Istanbul (IST) Los Angeles (LAX) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 1 Los Angeles (LAX) Istanbul (IST) Aeroflot Russian Airlines $1,519
Earn $15.19
Return Tue, Jul 8 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

    • 2 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 (1:20 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Istanbul.
    • Turkish Airlines flight 10 (1:20 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.

Aircraft options between Los Angeles and Istanbul

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 777-300ER Turkish Airlines, US Airways

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Istanbul on Mon, Apr 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
US Airways/Lufthansa US700/LH7060 LAX 6:30 AM IST 11:25 AM 321/320 18hr 55min
US Airways/Turkish Airlines US700/TK1598 LAX 6:30 AM IST 11:25 AM 321/320 18hr 55min
US Airways/US Airways US700/US5009 LAX 6:30 AM IST 11:25 AM 321/320 18hr 55min
American Airlines/Turkish Airlines AA184/TK2 LAX 7:00 AM IST 11:40 AM 32B/77W 18hr 40min
American Airlines/US Airways AA184/US5001 LAX 7:00 AM IST 11:40 AM 32B/77W 18hr 40min
American Airlines/Turkish Airlines AA34/TK2 LAX 8:00 AM IST 11:40 AM 32B/77W 17hr 40min
American Airlines/US Airways AA34/US5001 LAX 8:00 AM IST 11:40 AM 32B/77W 17hr 40min
Alaska Airlines/US Airways AS5244/US5001 LAX 6:45 AM IST 11:40 AM 76W/77W 18hr 55min
Alaska Airlines/US Airways AS5150/US5001 LAX 8:30 AM IST 11:40 AM 76W/77W 17hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Turkish Airlines DL1762/TK2 LAX 6:45 AM IST 11:40 AM 76W/77W 18hr 55min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL1762/US5001 LAX 6:45 AM IST 11:40 AM 76W/77W 18hr 55min
United Airlines/Turkish Airlines UA534/TK2 LAX 8:30 AM IST 11:40 AM 757/77W 17hr 10min
United Airlines/US Airways UA534/US5001 LAX 8:30 AM IST 11:40 AM 757/77W 17hr 10min