The cheapest times to fly from BOG to IST are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 22nd to December 2nd

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 BOG to IST is late January. Prices can be as high as $1512 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1005 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Bogota (BOG) to Istanbul (IST) will usually cost between $1060 to $1425 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1063. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1461. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $398 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1114 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOG to IST flight.

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

BOG to IST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOG to IST flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Bogotá. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IST, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BOG. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Istanbul, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Bogotá. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $57 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1132. Return trip prices are from the IST to BOG 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 BOG to IST can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking BOG to IST

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 BOG to IST — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (BOG > MXP > IST)

  • Price for both tickets: $840
  • Average savings: $274 (24.6%)

See BOG to MAD flights

Hack #2: Madrid (BOG > MAD > IST)

  • Price for both tickets: $858
  • Average savings: $256 (22.98%)

See BOG to MXP flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (BOG > BCN > IST)

  • Price for both tickets: $915
  • Average savings: $200 (17.91%)

See BOG to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, American, Austrian, Avianca, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ataturk Airport to El Dorado International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6673 miles or 10739 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOG to IST flight is about 12 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Bogota and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from BOG to IST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BOG
Origination airport name El Dorado International Airport
City Bogota
Country Colombia
Latitude 4.7
Longitude -74.1

Return Airport

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


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