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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul from R5 778

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 24/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
JNB — IST
apr 23 — apr 301
1 adult
tis 23/4
tis 30/4

The best prices from Johannesburg to Istanbul are usually found in February or May, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Istanbul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) to Istanbul (TR5). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 april 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

R9 625

One-way from

R6 636
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
From Johannesburg to Istanbul
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 8%.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 32 days in advance to save up to 6% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 32 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R10 392, or R11 556 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Istanbul from Johannesburg average R11 111. You can even find prices in February for less than R11 111, as users have found deals to Istanbul from as low as R8 047. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Istanbul from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 30%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Istanbul (JNB - IST)?

When flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 26% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Johannesburg and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Ethiopian Air flights heading from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
sön 2/623:00JNB - IST
1 stop28h 45mEthiopian Air
tis 11/60:10IST - JNB
1 stop28h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 297
tis 18/623:00JNB - IST
1 stop28h 45mEthiopian Air
tis 25/68:00IST - JNB
1 stop30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 430
ons 1/514:30JNB - IST
1 stop13h 15mEthiopian Air
tors 9/58:00IST - JNB
1 stop30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 469
tis 23/48:20JNB - IST
1 stop11h 50mEthiopian Air
lör 4/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop20h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/4R10 507
fre 10/58:20JNB - IST
1 stop19h 25mEthiopian Air
lör 18/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop13h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 697
sön 2/623:00JNB - IST
1 stop28h 45mEthiopian Air
mån 10/623:55IST - JNB
1 stop29h 00mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 850
fre 10/514:30JNB - IST
1 stop13h 15mEthiopian Air
lör 18/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop20h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 869
sön 28/48:20JNB - IST
1 stop19h 25mEthiopian Air
lör 11/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop13h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/4R10 945
sön 28/78:20JNB - IST
1 stop19h 25mEthiopian Air
tis 6/80:10IST - JNB
1 stop13h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/4R11 270

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Johannesburg and Istanbul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Qatar Airways flights we've found from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
mån 6/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
fre 10/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 630
sön 5/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 725
ons 15/520:15JNB - SAW
1 stop14h 55mQatar Airways
lör 25/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 545
tors 25/713:35JNB - IST
1 stop28h 00mQatar Airways
fre 2/88:50IST - JNB
1 stop32h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 640
ons 24/48:50JNB - SAW
1 stop32h 45mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 659
mån 6/513:35JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 35mQatar Airways
fre 10/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 697
tors 16/520:15JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 20mQatar Airways
tors 23/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 736
fre 10/513:35JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 35mQatar Airways
sön 19/513:40SAW - JNB
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 755
sön 5/520:15JNB - SAW
1 stop14h 55mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 774

Cheap Johannesburg to Istanbul flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Johannesburg to Istanbul specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 april 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
tors 23/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop21h 20mQatar Airways
tis 4/620:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R9 572
mån 6/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
fre 10/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 630
lör 11/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop15h 35mQatar Airways
sön 19/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/4R9 687
sön 5/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 725
lör 11/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
lör 18/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R9 820
ons 15/521:45JNB - IST
1 stop14h 15mEgypt Air
lör 25/514:00IST - JNB
1 stop18h 20mEgypt Air
Deal found 18/4R9 916
ons 24/421:45JNB - IST
1 stop28h 05mEgypt Air
tors 9/54:30IST - JNB
1 stop27h 40mEgypt Air
Deal found 18/4R10 144
tors 16/59:55JNB - IST
1 stop19h 25mEtihad Airways
tors 23/514:45IST - JNB
1 stop18h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 183
mån 22/422:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 35mEthiopian Air
mån 29/423:35IST - JNB
1 stop14h 30mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/4R10 240

Johannesburg to Istanbul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Johannesburg and Istanbul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mån 2/97:55JNB - IST
1 stop18h 50mAir Algerie
lör 14/91:40IST - JNB
1 stop29h 45mAir Algerie
Deal found 17/4R9 191
mån 2/97:55JNB - IST
1 stop15h 25mAir Algerie
lör 14/91:40IST - JNB
1 stop29h 45mAir Algerie
Deal found 18/4R9 229
tors 19/923:00JNB - IST
1 stop27h 45mAir Algerie
lör 28/91:40IST - JNB
1 stop29h 45mAir Algerie
Deal found 18/4R9 248
tors 25/723:00JNB - IST
1 stop24h 20mAir Algerie
tors 8/85:00IST - JNB
1 stop17h 30mAir Algerie
Deal found 18/4R9 267
tors 23/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop21h 20mQatar Airways
tis 4/620:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R9 572
mån 6/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
fre 10/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 630
lör 11/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop15h 35mQatar Airways
sön 19/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/4R9 687
sön 5/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R9 725
sön 2/620:15JNB - IST
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
lör 8/620:05IST - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R9 782

Direct flights to Istanbul from Johannesburg

Discover direct flight options from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
For a quicker trip, book one of these direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Search for alternative flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul by utilizing the search form above.
ons 3/718:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
ons 10/71:35IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/4R11 212
ons 24/718:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
ons 7/81:35IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/4R11 727
sön 2/617:55JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
tis 11/61:50IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/4R12 318
sön 2/617:55JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
ons 19/61:35IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/4R12 375
tis 4/618:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
ons 19/61:35IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/4R12 452
sön 2/617:55JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
sön 9/61:40IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/4R12 585
mån 27/518:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
fre 7/61:25IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/4R12 833
tors 25/718:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
ons 7/81:35IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/4R12 948
mån 3/618:05JNB - IST
Nonstop9h 55mTurkish Airlines
sön 9/61:40IST - JNB
Nonstop9h 40mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/4R12 986

Johannesburg to Istanbul flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Johannesburg to Istanbul for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
ons 24/421:45JNB - IST
1 stop28h 05mEgypt Air
tors 9/54:30IST - JNB
1 stop27h 40mEgypt Air
Deal found 18/4R10 144
tis 23/48:20JNB - IST
1 stop11h 50mEthiopian Air
lör 4/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop20h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/4R10 507
ons 24/48:50JNB - SAW
1 stop32h 45mQatar Airways
tors 9/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R10 659
tis 23/48:50JNB - SAW
1 stop32h 45mQatar Airways
sön 5/520:05SAW - JNB
1 stop14h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R10 888
fre 26/421:45JNB - IST
1 stop18h 50mEgypt Air
tis 30/414:00IST - JNB
1 stop18h 10mEgypt Air
Deal found 16/4R10 888
tis 23/48:50JNB - IST
1 stop32h 45mQatar Airways
sön 5/513:45IST - JNB
1 stop21h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R10 983
fre 26/413:35JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 35mQatar Airways
tis 30/420:05SAW - JNB
1 stop21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/4R11 918
tis 23/48:20JNB - IST
2 stops32h 15mEthiopian Air
lör 4/50:10IST - JNB
1 stop20h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/4R13 119
fre 26/49:35JNB - SAW
3 stops25h 35mQatar Airways
tis 30/413:40SAW - JNB
1 stop15h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/4R13 996

One-way flights to Istanbul from Johannesburg

Search for one-way flight options from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Users can also find round-trip Johannesburg to Istanbul flights by using the search form above.
fre 24/513:35JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R5 778
fre 24/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop14h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R5 778
mån 6/520:15JNB - SAW
1 stop21h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R5 835
mån 6/513:35JNB - IST
1 stop21h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R5 835
tis 7/520:15JNB - IST
1 stop21h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R5 854
tis 23/48:50JNB - SAW
1 stop32h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R5 873
mån 23/913:35JNB - SAW
1 stop28h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4R5 892
lör 27/713:35JNB - IST
1 stop15h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R6 216
ons 24/720:15JNB - IST
1 stop32h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R6 235

Find flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.

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Any airport

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R9 229 - R11 861

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Return

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Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

mån 2/9

1 stop15h 25m

Istanbul

lör 14/9

1 stop29h 45m

R9 229

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

mån 6/5

1 stop21h 10m

Istanbul

fre 10/5

1 stop14h 45m

R9 630

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ons 15/5

1 stop14h 15m

Istanbul

lör 25/5

1 stop18h 20m

R9 916

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

sön 2/6

1 stop19h 25m

Istanbul

ons 12/6

1 stop18h 50m

R9 992

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

sön 2/6

1 stop28h 45m

Istanbul

tis 11/6

1 stop28h 45m

R10 297

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JNB - SAW

JNBSAW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

tors 23/5

1 stop20h 45m

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

ons 5/6

1 stop26h 50m

R11 003

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ons 3/7

Nonstop9h 55m

Istanbul

ons 10/7

Nonstop9h 40m

R11 212

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul

JNB - IST

JNBIST

Johannesburg OR Tambo

sön 2/6

1 stop35h 30m

Istanbul

sön 9/6

Nonstop9h 40m

R11 613

Johannesburg OR TamboIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen

JNB - SAW

JNBSAW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

tors 25/7

1 stop21h 55m

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen

fre 2/8

1 stop23h 25m

R11 861

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 18/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul is 31 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg to Istanbul flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Istanbul by month

Plan your trip from Johannesburg to Istanbul by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul is currently R5 922 while a return flight costs R10 528. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul (average of R505). Flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul in August is currently the most expensive (average of R620). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R10 106

February

R9 897

March

R10 469

April

R10 907

May

R10 106

June

R10 488

July

R11 346

August

R11 822

September

R10 125

October

R9 897

November

R9 630

December

R11 422

Temperature and rainfall in Istanbul by month

Plan your trip to Istanbul by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

5 - 23 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Istanbul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Istanbul. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Istanbul. Reviews last updated 18 april 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Ethiopian Air, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines from Johannesburg to Istanbul by reading reviews from past customers. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,9
Good
1 646 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,9
Good
49 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,7
Good
4 499 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7,5
Good
3 689 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airports serve Johannesburg to Istanbul flights?

    Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul are available at the O.R. Tambo International Airport, which is located just 20 km from the city and a 25-minute taxi ride away. Flights are scheduled to land in Alternatively, travellers can utilise the public transportation system to take buses or trains into the airport terminals. If you wish to fly out of a different airport, Cape Town International Airport offers select flights to Istanbul on a limited schedule. Cape Town International Airport is only 20 minutes from the city of Cape Town, and can be reached by bus or car.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    There is a single nonstop flight available from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Turkish Airlines. The duration of the flight is just under 10 hours, with overnight flying options available. This flight can be accessed from the O.R. Tambo International Airport or the Cape Town International Airport. No South African-based airlines provide a direct service to Istanbul. Instead, one or two stops are made throughout the duration of the flight.

  • What are the stopover options on flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    Saudia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Etihad, and Emirates provide multiple flight options from Johannesburg to Istanbul with a single stopover. The stopovers vary in location, with some airlines stopping in Qatar, while others stop in Abu Dhabi or Jeddah.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    Ordinary citizens are required to hold a passport in order to enter Turkey. Alternatively, visitors can apply for a one-month entry visa at the Turkish border. However, most airlines will require proof of identification to verify your international travel status. It is recommended to apply for your passport several weeks before your scheduled flight. If you already hold a passport, you can remain in Istanbul for up to 30 days before visa registration is required.

  • Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul for under R9 300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul for under R9 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Algerie for just R9 229, but on average you can expect to pay R10 164.

  • Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul for under R11 300 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul under R11 300. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul is less than R13 005.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Istanbul for under R10 200?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than R10 200.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul round-trip from R9 229. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qatar Airways, from R9 630, and Egypt Air, from R9 916. Users have found that Air Algerie is 16% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg to Istanbul one-way

    The cheapet airlines for a one-way flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul are Qatar Airways (R5 778), Etihad Airways (R6 636), and Turkish Airlines (R7 303).

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

  • What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    On average you can expect to pay R25 165 for a flight from Johannesburg to Istanbul. The cheapest flight overall is R7 307 while the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Istanbul) is currently priced at R9 191.

  • What does JNB to IST mean?

    Great question - JNB to IST just means Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Istanbul Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Bursa Yenişehir Airport (YEI), İzmit Cengiz Topel Airport (KCO), Tekirdag Corlu Airport (TEQ) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a stopover in Dubai?

    Burj Khalifa, Deira Perfume Souq, and Dubai Creek are currently the most popular points of interest in Dubai at the moment. Those on a stopover in Dubai interested in visiting Burj Khalifa, Deira Perfume Souq, or Dubai Creek can do so by traveling 11,0 km, 7,0 km, and 3,7 km, respectively from Dubai Intl. Travellers can rent a car at Dubai Intl for an average daily rate of R350 to make sightseeing during their stopover a little easier.

  • Where are the least popular stopover locations for Johannesburg to Istanbul flights?

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Johannesburg to Istanbul flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Johannesburg to Istanbul flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Johannesburg to Istanbul flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Johannesburg to Istanbul by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Johannesburg to Istanbul offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Johannesburg to Istanbul flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Johannesburg to Istanbul flight deals updated?

    The Johannesburg to Istanbul flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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Discover the top 10 airlines that operate flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 april 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
SAUDIACheapestR6 949AverageR10 754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
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Air AlgerieCheapestR7 836AverageR8 426FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time58%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestR7 988AverageR9 513FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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KLMCheapestR8 240AverageR9 993FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Air FranceCheapestR8 547AverageR9 113FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Ethiopian AirCheapestR8 798AverageR12 173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR9 149AverageR10 955FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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EmiratesCheapestR9 182AverageR10 430FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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LufthansaCheapestR10 485AverageR20 201FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Egypt AirCheapestR11 651AverageR14 949FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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