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Cheapest Flights from Zurich to Istanbul (ZRH to IST)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Zurich to Istanbul (ZRH to IST)

Question : Looking for the shortest flight from ZRH to IST?
Answer : The fastest direct flight is two hours and 55 minutes via Turkish Airlines. If you catch the 6:45 PM CET departure, you'll arrive at 11:40 PM +03 (remember, there is a time change of two hours).

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : As of Mar 20th, the best day for booking to Istanbul (IST) is Mar 30th. It costs $111, which is 45% below the average price to book the same route.

Question : Are you paying the cheapest or highest price for your ticket to Istanbul?
Answer : Ranging anywhere from $86 to $419, prices for ZRH to IST do change much more than most routes from Switzerland. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.

Question : What is the cheapest round-trip ticket you can get to Istanbul?
Answer : Atlasjet is the leader in keeping prices down for their passengers over the next three months. Bookings are being made at just $86 and, when compared to the high-end bookings of $419, it's quite a deal.

Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : Atlasjet leads the way with a 94% on-time rate. Spend as little time in an airport as necessary by flying with Atlasjet. Hopefully they keep that perfect record alive.

Question : How many days should you spend in Istanbul?
Answer : Over the next two months, travelers from ZRH to IST are planning on staying for 11 days on average.

Question : If your plans are flexible, have you considered changing your departure day?
Answer : Tuesday is your cheapest day to fly in April. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Who struggles with getting their passengers to Istanbul Ataturk Airport (IST) on time?
Answer : If you're flying SWISS to Istanbul from Zurich, you may be tardy as they're late 43% of the time. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.

Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : Flights from ZRH to IST are on-time 71% of the time, ranking in the 46th percentile worldwide. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of less than 15 minutes added to your flight time.

Question : How does Zurich to Istanbul stack up against the rest of the world in overall promptness?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. ZRH to IST currently has 2 stars out of 5, earning it one of the lower scores in the world.

Question : How many departure times are there on a given day?
Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are four. Compared to the average route departing Switzerland with three flight times, you'll have more options than most.

Question : From Zurich to Istanbul, which day of the week is going to have the most flight times?
Answer : With four total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from ZRH to IST. That day doesn't coincide with the most popular day across all routes departing from Switzerland, which is Sunday with 411.

Question : If traveling from ZRH to IST, how long can you expect to be in the air?
Answer : When flying from ZRH to IST, it will take two hours and 59 minutes on average.