The cheapest times to fly from SAW to GYD are

  • August 27th to October 28th
  • November 12th to March 18th (except the week of December 24th)

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 SAW to GYD is early February. Prices can be as high as $380 for Wednesday flights during late March, or as low as $185 for Thursday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Baku

Flying from Istanbul (SAW) to Baku (GYD) will usually cost between $197 to $290 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $193. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $99 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $246 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAW to GYD flight.

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

SAW to GYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAW to GYD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Istanbul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $14 (6%) 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 $239. Return trip prices are from the GYD to SAW 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 SAW to GYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Alitalia, Azerbaijan Airlines, Emirates, flydubai, Flynas, JAL, Jazeera, Pegasus, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Heydar Aliyev International Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1084 miles or 1745 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAW to GYD flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Istanbul and Baku?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 103 available flights from SAW to GYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSAW
Origination airport nameSabiha Gokcen Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeGYD
Destination airport nameHeydar Aliyev International Airport


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