The cheapest times to fly from TIF to IST are

  • September 3rd to March 11th (except the week of January 1st)

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 TIF to IST is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1652 for Thursday flights during late April, or as low as $286 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Taif (TIF) to Istanbul (IST) will usually cost between $294 to $1513 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $311. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $1481. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $328 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TIF to IST flight.

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

TIF to IST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TIF to IST flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Taif. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IST, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into TIF. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $78 (11%) 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 $487. Return trip prices are from the IST to TIF 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 TIF to IST can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TIF to IST? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Kuwait Airways, MEA, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ataturk Airport to Taif International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1511 miles or 2432 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TIF to IST?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TIF to IST flight is about 3 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Taif and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from TIF to IST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TIF
Origination airport name Taif International Airport
City Taif
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.5
Longitude 40.5

Return Airport

Destination code IST
Destination airport name Ataturk Airport
City Istanbul
Country Turkey
Latitude 41
Longitude 28.8


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