Cheap flights from Ottawa to Istanbul

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The best prices from Ottawa to Istanbul are usually found in November or October, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Istanbul (IST)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to IST flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Istanbul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Istanbul.
YOW - TR5
Price
C$ 1,133 - C$ 1,627
TR5
Temperature
9 - 29 °C
TR5
Rainfall
25 - 102 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,268

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,133

From Ottawa 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 round-trip from Ottawa to Istanbul?

Wednesday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Ottawa to Istanbul. 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 Ottawa to Istanbul?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 19% 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 61 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 Ottawa to Istanbul 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 1,249, or C$ 1,412 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Ottawa to Istanbul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Ottawa to Istanbul in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 844.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Istanbul (YOW - TR5)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Ottawa to Istanbul in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Istanbul in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YOW to IST flights for May, June
21 Jun - 27 Jun
C$ 1,128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,132pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Istanbul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Ottawa found for this year
21 Jun - 27 Jun
C$ 1,128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,132pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Istanbul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Istanbul from Ottawa, departing today and this week
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,132pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
LOT
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
13 May - 16 Jun
C$ 1,273pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Istanbul

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

If you book a flight to Istanbul from Ottawa, you will be flying from Ottawa, which is the city’s only airport. Ottawa (YOW) is located 10.6 km from the centre of Ottawa. There are 0 flights from Ottawa to Istanbul per day from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Ottawa to Istanbul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Ottawa to Istanbul have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Lufthansa, KLM, and Air Canada are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Lufthansa with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Istanbul for under C$ 1,228 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Istanbul for under C$ 1,228. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 1,128, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,228.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Istanbul for under C$ 1,105 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Ottawa to Istanbul, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Istanbul for under C$ 1,228?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Ottawa to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,228.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Istanbul?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Istanbul are hotter than in Ottawa.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Istanbul?

Lufthansa can get you from Ottawa to Istanbul in just under 18h. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Ottawa to Istanbul round-trip?

Currently priced at C$ 1,266, LOT will fly you from Ottawa to Istanbul and back. In addition to LOT, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. LOT is priced at 2% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Istanbul.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = ₺6.78
Average temperature for May in Istanbul
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Istanbul
40.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

Top 5 airlines flying from Ottawa to Istanbul

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Istanbul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
C$ 710 C$ 958 No cancel fee 75%
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Air France
C$ 854 C$ 975 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
C$ 832 C$ 1,082 No cancel fee 76%
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Air Canada
C$ 548 C$ 1,256 No cancel fee 67%
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Turkish Airlines
C$ 1,174 C$ 1,480 No cancel fee 77%
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