The cheapest times to fly from SAW to NOP are

  • January 22nd to March 25th (except the week of January 29th)
  • October 1st to October 14th
  • November 19th to January 7th

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 NOP is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $121 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $26 for Wednesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Sinop

Flying from Istanbul (SAW) to Mactan Island (NOP) will usually cost between $27 to $96 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $27. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $112. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $86 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $42 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAW to NOP flight.

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

SAW to NOP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAW to NOP 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 $0.004, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $8 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $43. Return trip prices are from the NOP 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 NOP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Pegasus, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nab Airport to Sabiha Gokcen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5988 miles or 9637 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAW to NOP flight is about 11 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Istanbul and Mactan Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from SAW to NOP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSAW
Origination airport nameSabiha Gokcen Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeNOP
Destination airport nameNab Airport
CityMactan Island
Countrythe Philippines


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