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Cheap JFK to IST Flights

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New York to Istanbul route information

Origin Airport John F. Kennedy Intl.
Destination Airport Istanbul
Airlines Serving Aeroflot-Russian Airlines, Air Europa, Air France, Air Serbia, American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Egyptair, Emirates, Etihad Airways, KLM, LOT-Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, TAP Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, United
Flight Price $717
Distance 4,987 mi

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Cheap JFK to IST Flights

  • Question : What day has the most flight time options?
    Answer : When you’re flying from JFK to IST, the day with the most flight times is Saturday, with four different options. With 8,106 different time options, Sunday provides the most options on average across all flights departing the United States.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Istanbul?
    Answer : As of May 20th, the best day for deals to Istanbul (IST) is May 24th. A ticket will cost you $681, which is 39% less than the average price to book the same route.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in Istanbul?
    Answer : The average time spent hanging out in Istanbul by passengers from New York is 26 days. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes Istanbul fantastic.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from New York to Istanbul?
    Answer : Booking with Delta Air Lines means you will arrive to Istanbul pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this timely airline has a 93% on-time average. Of course, it never hurts to be prepared. If you’re on Turkish Airlines, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from New York to Istanbul?
    Answer : If you are flying on Turkish Airlines, your flight will be just about nine hours and 35 minutes. Don't forget the eight-hour time change.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can switch your departure date and you may save yourself some money by doing it. The lowest-cost day to fly in June is Wednesday. Being flexible with your travel days can provide you extra savings when booking.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from New York to Istanbul?
    Answer : Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are four. You won't have as many choices on this route as most others departing the United States.

Apr 17, 2019

Turkish airlines one of the great airlines in the world....

Apr 16, 2019

Im american travl8ng first time out of country and the flight staff was very nice to me

Apr 14, 2019

Love Turkısh Aırlınes !!!

Apr 10, 2019

Turkish airlines has excellent service and good food! It was packed flight and yet turned out to be a good experience.

Apr 2, 2019

The entertainment screen wasn't working properly.

Mar 23, 2019

Excellent airline!

Feb 21, 2019

It was a good flight

Feb 17, 2019

The service onboard is great. Thank you for not cutting corner on customer service

Feb 5, 2019

Great except I wish I had air vent to cool down

Jan 29, 2019

Good service