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Toronto (YYZ) to Istanbul (IST) flights

The flight time between Toronto (YYZ) and Istanbul (IST) is around 14h 18m and covers a distance of around 8171 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 18m. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 40m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, British Airways, Air Canada and others. Typically 77 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
11h
Layover time:
3h 18m
Total time:
14h 18m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
9h 40m
Flight distance:
8171 km
Flights per week:
77
Cheapest price:
3.353 ₺
Carbon emissions:
1657 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
14:05
Last flight departs at:
22:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto (YYZ) to Istanbul (IST) flight schedules

Canada → Turkey
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International entry into Turkey from Canada

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Turkey from Canada

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This applies to arrivals from Canada
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals who have visited Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom in the last 14 days
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Turkey

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Turkey from Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Turkey is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Turkey is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Turkey is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Canada from Turkey.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Turkish Embassy.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Turkey is to fly which costs $500 - $1,600 and takes 15h 56m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Turkey is to fly which takes 12h 36m and costs $500 - $1,500.

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The distance between Toronto and Turkey is 8710 km.

It takes approximately 12h 36m to get from Toronto to Turkey, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h 40m.

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Turkey is 7h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 12:04 PM in Toronto and 7:04 PM in Turkey.

British Airways, Air Canada, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Turkey.
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  • Distance: 8709.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 36m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Toronto to Istanbul every 2 hours.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Toronto to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.000 ₺ - 27.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.100 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Antalya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.400 ₺ - 14.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Konya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.000 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3.600 ₺ - 11.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
4.600 ₺ - 16.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Zurich, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.000 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Zurich, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
4.000 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Edremit
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4.000 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
4.900 ₺ - 17.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toronto to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4.700 ₺ - 23.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.600 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.900 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.600 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Antalya via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
4.900 ₺ - 14.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Antalya via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4.900 ₺ - 14.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.000 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.100 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.200 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Budapest
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Manchester
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4.300 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.700 ₺ - 15.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3.900 ₺ - 12.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Sabiha Gokcen via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.500 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3.300 ₺ - 15.000 ₺
Flights from Toronto to Antalya via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
4.500 ₺ - 17.000 ₺
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Dublin
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
5.500 ₺ - 16.000 ₺
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Toronto to Istanbul via Cairo
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.500 ₺ - 18.000 ₺
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Toronto to Istanbul via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
5.000 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Toronto to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.000 ₺ - 11.000 ₺

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