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Selected fares from Athens to Istanbul

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Route Information for Flights from Athens to Istanbul

Origin Airport IATA Code ATH
Destination Airport IATA Code IST
Flight Price $94
Distance 549 km

Flying from Athens to Istanbul

With all of the booking options offers, it has never been easier to research the best flights from Athens to Istanbul. Before you know it, you’ll be high in the sky on your way to visit one the most interesting cities in Turkey.

Flying out of Athens, Greece

Getting to the major Athens International Airport, Eleftherios Venizelos, located 20 miles southeast of the city, is as easy as jumping onto an express metro bus connection, into a taxi, or onto the high-speed rail system. If you choose to drive yourself, the airport offers both short- and long-term parking spaces, as well as an executive valet service if you want to just get to your trip underway as soon as possible. Check out the famous Shopping Centre for world-class cuisine and unique gift items before heading to the gate where the flights from Athens to Istanbul are boarding.

Arriving in Istanbul, Turkey

The major Istanbul Airport is located about 7 miles from the center of the city. A smaller airport is located about 31 miles away in Asia, but you’ll more than likely be landing at the main one. Once you arrive, you will walk out to see a long line of taxis waiting to take passengers to local hotels. Of course, if you have booked a rental car or a complete vacation package with a hotel that offers shuttle services through, there will be no need to choose a public transportation service. Though the weather is considered pretty temperate in the city, if you choose to look into flights from Athens to Istanbul during the winter months, make sure to pack some warm clothing. The coldest month tends to be January, with frosty nights giving away to an average of 46 degrees Fahrenheit during the day. If you’re taking a summer trip, you’ll be glad to see temperatures sometimes soaring above 86 degrees Fahrenheit, especially in July and August, making it the perfect time to pack your new swimsuit. To plan your itinerary, check out all of the historical and educational attractions, including the aquarium and the archeology museum. There are a few different city sightseeing tours available, as well, if you are still indecisive about where to go.

Planning the Perfect Turkey Trip

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Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.