Frequently asked questions
Where is Istanbul Airport located?
Istanbul Airport is located northwest of the city. It can be easily reached by car via the D020 federal road.
How many terminals does Istanbul Airport have?
Istanbul Airport has one very large terminal that consists of one floor for departures and one floor for arrivals.
How far is the center of Istanbul from Istanbul Airport?
The distance to Sultanahmet is 50 kilometers and the travel time is about 50 - 60 minutes.
Which airlines fly at Istanbul Airport?
Turkish Airlines, Onur Air, Lufthansa, Iraqi Airways and Red Wings Airlines.
A complete overview can be found here: Airlines Istanbul Airport.
How long does a flight to Istanbul Airport take?
Berlin - İstanbul Airport: 2 hours 50 min
Cologne - İstanbul Airport: 3 hours 10 min
Hamburg - İstanbul Airport: 3 hours 15 minutes
Amsterdam - İstanbul Airport: 3 hours 20 min
Paris - İstanbul Airport: 3 hours 30 minutes
Zurich - İstanbul Airport: 3 hours
Vienna - İstanbul Airport: 2 hours 20 minutes
Budapest - İstanbul Airport: 2 hours
What are the transportation options at Istanbul Airport?
A total of 23 bus routes operate at Istanbul Airport. Towards the end of 2020 a metro will also run to Istanbul Airport. In addition, an HST (High Speed Train) is to be expanded in the distant future.
How much does a taxi cost at Istanbul Airport?
A taxi from Istanbul Airport to the city center costs around 200 TL.
How much does it cost to park at Istanbul Airport?
Istanbul Airport offers 18,000 parking spaces in 5 parking garages. Turqoise Car Park, Yellow Car Park, Red Car Park and Blue Car Park.
You can find a detailed overview here: Parking fees at Istanbul Airport.