Direct flights head for the amazing city of Istanbul and airports close to the popular beach holiday regions of Bodrum and Dalaman.
Flights to the beach holiday regions are seasonal. Flights often begin in April and May and finish in September or October. The holiday season sees plenty of charter flights and a very wide choice of departure airports. Finding direct flights to beach resorts in the low season is problematic if not impossible. Winter visitors will probably have to fly via Istanbul, Antalya or Ankara.
Several airlines operate routes to Istanbul. Low-cost and budget airlines are usually the cheapest option. Many of the best deals are with EasyJet and Pegasus. The lowest fares are frequently from London Luton and London Stansted. Reasonably priced flights are also available from airlines flying from London Heathrow. Airlines offering flights from regional airports include Air Berlin, British Airways, flybe and Germanwings. These routes are usually indirect. The lowest fares are often from Manchester. Reasonably priced flights are available from British Airways and national airlines like Alitalia and Swiss.
Convenient for holiday destinations on the Turkish Aegean. Easy access to resorts like Altinkum, Bitez, Kadikalesi, Konacik, Kusadasi, Turgutreis, Yalikavak and Bodrum. Well served by EasyJet and Jet2.com. Tour operators like Thomson and Thomas Cook provide charter flights from regional airports throughout the UK. Also charter flights with Monarch and Pegasus. All routes are seasonal, often beginning in April or May and ending in September or October.
Convenient for holiday destinations in the Dalaman region. Easy access to resorts like Calis, Icmeler, Kas, Marmaris, Turunc and Dalaman. Well served by EasyJet and Jet2.com. Tour operators like Thomson and Thomas Cook provide charter flights from regional airports throughout the UK. Also charter flights with Monarch. All routes are seasonal, often beginning in April or May and ending in September or October.
The key entry point for low-cost and budget airlines flying from the UK. The airport is just 35km from the city centre. Direct flights available all year round with EasyJet and Pegasus. EasyJet currently operate a route from London Luton. Pegasus fly from London Stansted. Flights depart daily. Usually the cheapest option for Istanbul.
The most important international airport in Istanbul. 25km from the centre. Flights with national carriers like Swiss, British Airways, Turkish Airlines, Alitalia, KLM, Lufthansa and Air France. Most flights are indirect. The best deals are frequently from Manchester, Birmingham and London Heathrow.