The cheapest times to fly from SAW to MIA are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • September 10th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SAW to MIA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $2879 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $425 for Monday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Istanbul (SAW) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $443 to $1129 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $455. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1395. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $940 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $576 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAW to MIA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SAW to MIA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SAW to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAW to MIA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Istanbul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MIA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SAW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Miami, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Istanbul. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $167 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $617. Return trip prices are from the MIA to SAW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SAW to MIA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAW to MIA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SAW to MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (SAW > ARN > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $515
  • Average savings: $61 (10.59%)

See SAW to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (SAW > CPH > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $542
  • Average savings: $34 (5.9%)

See SAW to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SAW to MIA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alitalia, American, Austrian, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Miami International Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5993 miles or 9645 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SAW to MIA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAW to MIA flight is about 11 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Istanbul and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from SAW to MIA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSAW
Origination airport nameSabiha Gokcen Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMIA
Destination airport nameMiami International Airport
CityMiami, FL
Countrythe United States


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