The cheapest times to fly from JED to SAW are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 23rd (except the week of September 17th)

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 JED to SAW is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $490 for Friday flights during early June, or as low as $220 for Monday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Jeddah (JED) to Istanbul (SAW) will usually cost between $220 to $434 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $223. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $433. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $210 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $311 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JED to SAW flight.

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

JED to SAW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JED to SAW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jeddah. 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 depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Istanbul, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Jeddah. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $19 (5%) 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 $305. Return trip prices are from the SAW to JED 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 JED to SAW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 35 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Alitalia, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, flydubai, Flynas, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Nile Air, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, SalamAir, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1447 miles or 2329 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JED to SAW flight is about 3 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Jeddah and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from JED to SAW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJED
Origination airport nameKing Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia

Return Airport

Destination codeSAW
Destination airport nameSabiha Gokcen Airport


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