Muscat to Istanbul Flights

Muscat to Istanbul Flight Info

Peak season for travel

July
AU$237

Cheapest return ticket price

AU$482
Muscat(MCT) ⇒ Istanbul(SAW)

Cheapest direct flight price

AU$130
Muscat(MCT) ⇒ Istanbul(SAW)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Muscat to Istanbul based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around AU$813.
  • How long does it take to fly from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST)?

    It takes about 5 hours 27 minutes to fly from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Istanbul?

    • The distance from Istanbul airport to downtown is about 34km, by taxi about 50 minutes.
    • The distance from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to downtown is about 30km, by taxi about 50 minutes.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST)?

    Airlines with flights from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST): Oman Air, Turkish Airlines, SalamAir and Pegasus Airlines.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST)?

    Turkish Airlines operates 94 non-stop flights from Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST).
  • How many airports are there in Istanbul (IST)?

    There are 3 airport(s) near Istanbul (IST): Ataturk Airport, Istanbul airport and Sabiha Gokcen Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Istanbul during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Istanbul, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.

Muscat (MCT) to Istanbul (IST) Flight Schedule

Flight info.
Departure
Arrival
RouteWeekly Schedule

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Oman Air

01:25

MCT

05:45

IST

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02:25

MCT

07:15

IST

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04:30

MCT

09:05

SAW

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04:40

MCT

09:20

SAW

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07:55

MCT

12:45

IST

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11:35

MCT

15:30

SAW

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12:05

MCT

16:00

SAW

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14:25

MCT

19:00

IST

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14:40

MCT

19:00

IST

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20:10

MCT

00:40

IST

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21:05

MCT

01:00

SAW

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Flight from Muscat to Istanbul

Turkey's capital and economic, historical and cultural center, Istanbul is a transcontinental city which lies on the Bosporus strait between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. The city is one of world's most populous and the largest European city.

Istanbul was founded under the name of Byzantion and has grown in its influence and is today is one of the most important cities in history. Its biggest attraction lies in the historic center of the town which has also been listed partially as a UNESCO heritage site. One of the fastest-growing economies in the world, Istanbul is a global city with a cultural and entertainment hub across its natural harbor.

Tip: Learn about how Istanbul is a city where two continents collide.

Getting to Istanbul

The city is served by the Istanbul Airport (IST) which is the leading international airport. It is located on the European side of the town on the Arnavutkoy district. It is well connected to the city with various modes of transport. There are multiple flights for this route.

To find direct flights from Muscat via Muscat International Airport (MCT) glance through flights offered by Turkish Airlines and Oman Air. For cheap flights to Istanbul look for connecting flights by Air Arabia, Emirates, Flydubai, Qantas Airline, and Gulf Air.

Tip: Booking in advance will help you find those window seats and business class seats before they get taken.

Duration of flight

The flights from Muscat to Istanbulusually range for 5.5 hours if the flights are nonstop. The timings for the flights go throughout the day till night, so it’s possible to find the most suitable schedule for one. If it’s a connecting flight, then the duration can go anywhere from 7 to 28 hours depending on the number of stops and time spent at each stop.

Tip: Look through several flights offered by multiple airlines to get the best deal.

Things to do in Istanbul

In Istanbul resides a gorgeous blend of architecture, you can start exploring its stunning beauty by heading to Hagia Sophia Museum, which is a Byzantine basilica museum with dazzling and vibrant mosaics that depict Biblical scenes. Next head to the Blue Mosque, which was built in 1616 and contained the founder's tomb in it, it also has six minarets and combines the Islamic and Ottoman architecture in its design.

Basilica Cistern is yet another excellent site to visit, which the giant ancient cistern is lying underneath the city. The structure of the building is magnificent, with a massive capacity for storing water with smart engineering and design.

Tip: Don't forget to check out Taksim square where you can experience the nightlife of Istanbul along with tasting the exciting cuisine of the city.

Muscat to Istanbul flights is frequent and many, to plan the perfect trip avail our 24-hour open customer service. If you’d like to travel on a budget, combine your Muscat to Istanbul flight booking with significant savings through discount hotels.

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