Beginning of main content
Return Icon
Trip Type
Flight 1
Flight 2
Flight 3
Flight 4
Flight 5

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Search over 1 million flights, hotels, packages, and more

No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation

Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul

Prices were available within the past 7 days and starts at £82 for one-way flights and £183 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Edinburgh to Istanbul route information

Origin Airport Edinburgh
Destination Airport Sabiha Gokcen Intl.
Airlines Serving Aegean, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines
Flight Price £338
Distance 2,874 km





Cheap EDI to IST Flights

  • How long does it take to fly from Edinburgh to Istanbul?

    Turkish Airlines currently holds the quickest travel time with four hours and 15 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Istanbul at 10:45 PM +03 if you left Edinburgh at 4:30 PM GMT. Remember, there is a two hours time change.
  • How long is the flight from EDI to IST?

    Turkish Airlines can get you there in four hours and 15 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Edinburgh at 4:30 PM GMT, you would arrive in Istanbul at 10:45 PM +03. Giving you enough time for you to catch up on your sleep before your plane touches down. Don't forget the two hour time change. So, synchronize your watches.
  • What airports do you fly into for Istanbul?

    Departing from Edinburgh Airport is not the only way to get to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. Try looking for flights from Glasgow International Airport (GLA) - it's 42 miles from EDI. Over the next few months, flights from GLA to IST are being booked 24% cheaper than flights from EDI to IST.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Edinburgh to Istanbul?

    Turkish Airlines holds the best record for flights from EDI to IST with a 20% on-time rate. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about half an hour.
  • How many flights are there per day from Edinburgh to Istanbul?

    The number of flight times varies by day, but on average, EDI to IST sees two different choices. That is lower than the national average of four.

Istanbul Flights

If you’ve been planning a romantic holiday with a partner, itching for an adventurous solo escape to one of the globe’s most fascinating destinations, or just looking to soak up some local history and culture, flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul provide the perfect getaway. Not only can you cross some must-visit sites off your bucket list, tour the landmarks and indulge in some delectable local specialities, you can do it without busting your budget, as Expedia makes it easy to find cheap airfare from EDI to IST, whether you’re looking to fly one way, non stop or round trip.

Booking deals on cheap airlines means more spending money for your holiday – think of all the mouth-watering meals, refreshing cocktails and shopping trips you’ll enjoy with the savings afforded by cheap airfare – so click through Expedia’s selection of flights from Edinburgh to Istanbul and you’re sure to find a trip that tickles your fancy, even if you’re searching at the last minute.

Want to hire a car to travel in style? Or perhaps you’d like to book a one-of-a-kind hotel that offers world-class perks or puts you on the doorstep of Istanbul’s best attractions? That’s no problem with Expedia, where you’ll find a selection of hire cars and accommodation suitable for all tastes and budgets. So go ahead and search for a spacious sedan for the whole family or an open-top sports car to tour Istanbul in style, then add a romantic B&B, a self-catering apartment to whip up local dishes or a posh hotel with all the trimmings – with Expedia, your next great adventure is only a click away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!