Cheap flights from Cairo to Istanbul

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The best prices from Cairo to Istanbul are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairo (CAI) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best CAI to IST flight in 2021: compare Cairo to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
CAI - TR5
Price
R4 742 - R5 941
TR5
Temperature
9 - 29 °C
TR5
Rainfall
25 - 102 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Average price

R4 869

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

R4 742

From Cairo to Istanbul

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairo to Istanbul?

Flights from Cairo to Istanbul are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Istanbul.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairo to Istanbul?

To save up to 3% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 16 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cairo to Istanbul from R7 479 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R7 860 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairo to Istanbul?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Istanbul from Cairo average R7 720. You can even find prices in March for less than R7 720, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as R5 631. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul from Cairo. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 23%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairo to Istanbul (CAI - TR5)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 12% on flights from Cairo to Istanbul by exploring options for tickets at midday.

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Flight FAQs

From Cairo to Istanbul

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairo to Istanbul?

If you book a flight to Istanbul from Cairo, you will be flying from Cairo, which is the city’s only airport. Cairo (CAI) is located 18,6 km from the centre of Cairo. There are 0 flights from Cairo to Istanbul per day from 2 different airlines.

What days are direct flights available from Cairo to Istanbul?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Cairo to Istanbul on average per day?

7 flight departures from Cairo to Istanbul per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 57% of flight departures

Is Cairo weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 35 °C range in July. The weather in Istanbul is generally colder than Cairo's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cairo to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = ₺0,60
Average temperature for May in Istanbul
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Istanbul
40.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairo

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Hourly flight availability from Cairo to Istanbul

See what time of day planes typically take off from Cairo towards Istanbul.
Morning 6 AM to midday 38% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 26% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 22% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 14% of flight departures
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