The cheapest times to fly from NDJ to IST are

  • January 22nd to July 8th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 12th, March 5th, March 19th, April 16th, April 23rd, and May 14th)
  • September 10th to November 11th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 29th)
  • November 26th 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 NDJ to IST is late May. Prices can be as high as $1439 for Monday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $594 for Thursday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Ndjamena (NDJ) to Istanbul (IST) will usually cost between $681 to $1319 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $798. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1128. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $330 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $898 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NDJ to IST flight.

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

NDJ to IST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NDJ to IST flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from N’Djamena. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IST, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into NDJ. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Istanbul, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to N’Djamena. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $314 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $695. Return trip prices are from the IST to NDJ 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 NDJ to IST can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, atlasglobal, EgyptAir, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya Airways, KLM, MEA, Royal Air Maroc, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ataturk Airport to Hassan Djamous Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2161 miles or 3478 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NDJ to IST flight is about 4 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Ndjamena and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from NDJ to IST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NDJ
Origination airport name Hassan Djamous Airport
City Ndjamena
Country Chad
Latitude 12.1
Longitude 15

Return Airport

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


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