The cheapest times to fly from HAN to IST are

  • January 22nd to March 18th
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of April 30th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd (except the week of October 15th)

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 HAN to IST is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1038 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $770 for Monday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Hanoi (HAN) to Istanbul (IST) will usually cost between $777 to $966 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $775. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $969. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $796 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HAN to IST flight.

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

HAN to IST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HAN to IST flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hanoi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IST, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into HAN. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Istanbul, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Hanoi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $24 (3%) 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 $825. Return trip prices are from the IST to HAN 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 HAN to IST can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking HAN 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 HAN to IST — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (HAN > KUL > IST)

  • Price for both tickets: $742
  • Average savings: $55 (6.85%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air China, Air France, Air New Zealand, Asiana, atlasglobal, Belavia, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Gulf Air, Hong Kong Airlines, IndiGo, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malindo Air, Oman Air, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, TAROM, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4607 miles or 7414 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HAN to IST flight is about 9 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Hanoi and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from HAN to IST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HAN
Origination airport name Noibai International Airport
City Hanoi
Country Vietnam
Latitude 21.2
Longitude 105.8

Return Airport

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


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