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How to find the cheapest flight from
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Istanbul (IST)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 7% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul at least 61 days early can save you up to 7% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul for as little as RM 11,620 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as RM 12,268 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul (MY1 - TR5)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 4% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul in September, October 2020

The best prices found for KUL to IST flights in September, October
19 Oct - 25 Oct
RM 513pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
20 Oct - 27 Nov
RM 524pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
6 Oct - 14 Oct
RM 526pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Istanbul from Kuala Lumpur found for this year
19 Oct - 25 Oct
RM 513pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
20 Oct - 27 Nov
RM 524pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
6 Oct - 14 Oct
RM 526pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Direct flights to Istanbul from Kuala Lumpur

Save time with Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul direct flight deals
24 Dec - 3 Jan
RM 600pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
1 Nov - 5 Nov
RM 616pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
4 Mar - 10 Mar
RM 617pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Turkish Airlines
Direct
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Turkish Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Last-minute flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Late deals on return flights to Istanbul from Kuala Lumpur, departing today and this week
25 Sep - 25 Oct
RM 530pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
24 Sep - 25 Oct
RM 584pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
SAW
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
24 Sep - 25 Oct
RM 588pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IST
Istanbul
IST
Istanbul
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to Istanbul from Kuala Lumpur

The cheapest one-way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul
06:25 - 01:30
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
24h 05m
KUL - IST
Singapore Airlines
RM 2,077
19:05 - 01:15
Turkish Airlines
Direct
11h 10m
KUL - IST
Turkish Airlines
RM 2,093
Travelgenio
16:50 - 19:40
Qatar Airways
1 stop
31h 50m
KUL - SAW
Qatar Airways
RM 2,432
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul for under RM 600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul for under RM 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just RM 513, but on average you can expect to pay RM 548.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul for under RM 600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul under RM 600. A good price for a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul is less than RM 702.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul for under RM 600?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul within the next 7 days for less than RM 600.

Is Kuala Lumpur weather warmer or cooler than Istanbul?

With an average temperature of 34 °C, peak weather can be found in March. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Istanbul are colder than in Kuala Lumpur.

How long does is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul?

A quick flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul can take about 11h 40m. Turkish Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as RM 2,477. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul return?

Currently priced at RM 2,118, Qatar Airways will fly you from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul and back. In addition to Qatar Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Etihad Airways and Turkish Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from RM 2,304 and RM 2,477, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Singapore Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as RM 2,077. Users have also found prices from RM 2,093 and RM 2,242 on Singapore Airlines and Turkish Airlines, respectively.

Destination information for Istanbul

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul
Today's exchange rate
RM 1 = ₺ 1.82
Flight duration
11h 10m
Average temperature for September in Istanbul
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Istanbul
44.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Airports servicing Istanbul

Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)

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