The cheapest times to fly from OUA to IST are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 26th)
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 22nd)

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 OUA to IST is late May. Prices can be as high as $1395 for Sunday flights during mid August, or as low as $588 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Istanbul (IST) will usually cost between $635 to $1007 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 $655. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1070. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $416 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $720 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OUA to IST flight.

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

OUA to IST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OUA to IST flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Ouagadougou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $162 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $683. Return trip prices are from the IST to OUA 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 OUA to IST can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Algerie, Air France, atlasglobal, Brussels Airlines, Ethiopian, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ataturk Airport to Ouagadougou Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2696 miles or 4339 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OUA to IST flight is about 5 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Ouagadougou and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from OUA to IST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OUA
Origination airport name Ouagadougou Airport
City Ouagadougou
Country Burkina Faso
Latitude 12.4
Longitude -1.5

Return Airport

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


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