|Flights arrive in||İstanbul|
|Flights Depart from||Toronto|
Direct Toronto to Istanbul flights are available from Turkish Airlines, Air Canada and Egypt Air, with four flights offered every day between these carriers. Journey time on direct Toronto to Istanbul flights is approximately 10 hours. The first daily flight is provided by Air Canada and departs Toronto in the afternoon, arriving in Istanbul early the following morning local time. The last flight is provided by Turkish Airlines and departs daily at 10:30 p.m., arriving the following afternoon in Istanbul. It’s also easy to reach Istanbul from Toronto through connecting flights by including a stopover in a major European city.
An average meal in a restaurant in Istanbul costs 44.7% less than in Toronto.
Prices in Istanbul are on average 32.8% lower than in Toronto.
Public transport in Istanbul costs around 7.4% more than in Toronto.
A night in a hotel in Istanbul is about 25.7% less expensive than in Toronto.
All flights for Istanbul depart from Toronto Pearson International Airport. This major airport is found 22 km to the northwest of Toronto. The easiest way to reach the airport from Downtown Toronto is via the Urban Pearson Express, a rail link which departs from Union Street in the centre of the city. Journey time on the Union Express is approximately 25 minutes. Passengers can also take the Route 34 or 40 bus service, provided by Go Transit, offering a journey time from Richmond Hill Centre or Brampton of approximately 40 minutes. Public transport services run until 1:00 a.m. After this time, passengers can get a taxi from central Toronto to the airport with an average journey time of 30 minutes.
The East and West truly converge in Istanbul, one of the most important capital cities of the world. Famous for its Blue Mosque, the Aya Sofya, steamy bathhouses and grand bazaars, this historical city was the head of both the Byzantine and Ottoman empires, resulting in a destination that is fascinating, vibrant and diverse. Flights from Toronto arrive at Istanbul Ataturk, the city’s main international airport, located on the European side of the city, 24 km to the west of the centre. Public transport options from Istanbul Ataturk include the metro M1 line, which offers a 30 minute service to Yenikapi on the European side of the city, as well as an Airport Shuttle Service which links the airport with a number of major central stops in approximately 30 minutes. At night passengers can choose between taxi services or airport transfer services.