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There are 2 ways to get from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing by plane or car

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Fly from Istanbul, drive  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Erbil (EBL) IST - EBL
  2. Drive from Erbil to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing

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Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, drive  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Erbil (EBL) SAW - EBL
  2. Drive from Erbil to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing is to fly and drive which costs 3.000 ₺ - 11.000 ₺ and takes 8h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing is to fly and drive which takes 5h 57m and costs 3.600 ₺ - 15.000 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Ibrahim Khalil border crossing is 1250 km.

It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Erbil Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Fly Baghdad, Egyptair, Iraqi Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Erbil Airport.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs 950 ₺ - 1.200 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing.
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  • Distance: 1249.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Ibrahim Khalil border crossing, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing. However, you can take the taxi to Istanbul airport, fly to Erbil, then take the drive to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing. Alternatively, you can take the train to Ayrılık Çeşmesi, take the Metro to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Erbil, then take the drive to Ibrahim Khalil border crossing.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Erbil
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Erbil
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Istanbul to Erbil via Amman
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Erbil
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Fly Baghdad
Website
flybaghdad.net
Flights from Istanbul to Erbil
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Istanbul to Erbil via Baghdad
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Erbil via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700

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