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Cheap RUH to IST Flights

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Riyadh to Istanbul route information

Origin Airport King Khaled Intl.
Destination Airport Sabiha Gokcen Intl.
Airlines Serving Aegean, British Airways, Egyptair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Middle East Airlines, Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Turkish Airlines, flynas
Flight Price $279
Distance 1,487 mi

Cheap RUH to IST Flights

  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Istanbul?
    Answer : As of Jun 17th, the best day for booking to Istanbul (IST) is Jul 5th. A ticket will cost you $325, which is 48% less than this route's average price.
  • Question : How long is the flight from RUH to IST?
    Answer : This direct flight will whoosh you away to your destination in four hours and 20 minutes via Saudia. If you catch the 10:35 AM +03 departure, you'll arrive at 2:55 PM +03. Allowing you plenty of time to freshen up or grab a quick lunch.
  • Question : Is there a day that has more departure times to choose from than other days?
    Answer : The day with the most departure times for this route is Saturday with five options. Note that the day with the most flight times from Saudi Arabia is Sunday with 657.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Istanbul (IST) from Riyadh (RUH)?
    Answer : Cost can range from $325 to $2,024, prices for RUH to IST do change more than the majority of routes from Saudi Arabia. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in Istanbul?
    Answer : The average time spent in Istanbul by passengers from Riyadh is 12 days. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes Istanbul fantastic.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can and you may save yourself some money by changing when you leave. The lowest-cost day to fly in July is Wednesday. You might think you're missing out leaving a day early, but we see it as just adding those savings towards a future vacation. A penny saved is a vacation earned.
  • Question : Is there an alternative airport near Istanbul?
    Answer : The other airport is Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW) which is 26 miles away and on average, flights are 21% cheaper for the upcoming two months. Save a few bucks and put it towards your next trip.