Turkish Airlines offers five flights in average each day from Istanbul to Berlin. This average number remains quite the same throughout the year however, there may be slight differences on the departure times.All flights in this route are direct which take nearly three hours. Taking off from Istanbul Airport (IST) or Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) every day, flights by Turkish Airlines land at Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL). The distance between these two cities is roughly one thousand seven hundred kilometers.
Istanbul is amongst the most popular and stunning cities worldwide by its geographical location and its deep-rooted history of thousands of years.
As the most populous and developed city in Turkey, while growing rapidly, Istanbul serves as a producing, developing and instructing model for the country as well. This magnificent metropolis remains as a city of contrasts where there is always an ongoing struggle of the busy business world at the financial centers surrounded by the skyscrapers on one side, and peaceful sunsets with sea view to enjoy on the other…
The city hosts thousands of flights each day thanks to its popularity, via its two airports to manage the busy air traffic: İstanbul Airport (IST) and İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Turkish Airlines passengers with a flight ticket to Athens use Istanbul Airport (IST) as the point of departure.
Istanbul city center is approximately 35 km from Istanbul and there are plenty of transport options available, such as taxi, rent-a-car and airport shuttles. For more information on public transportation to Istanbul Airport, check our transport information page.
It takes about 30 minutes to reach Istanbul Airport by taxi, and costs around 100-110 TL. You can travel comfortably on the Airport shuttles at all most any hour of the day, and these shuttles reach many places in the city.
Berlin stands out both as an innovative and an inspirational town in artistic, gastronomic and architectural aspects. Precisely for this reason, the city owns a notably rich cultural fabric. Taking a walk to Brandenburg Gate, visiting the glass dome of Reichstag and dropping by Berlin Cathedral, going to Zoo Berlin, exploring the East Side Gallery and commemorating the past at the Holocaust Memorial are only a few things to do during your visit.
Berlin hosts two airports as Schönefeld Airport (SXF) and Tegel Airport (TXL). Turkish Airlines flights to Berlin land at Tegel Airport (TXL).
Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) is located eight kilometers from the city center. You may consider the options of getting on a bus and taking a cab to reach the city center.
Cabs are the most preferred transport means as the airport is not too far from the center. You may reach any destination in the city in a quick and comfortable way. Besides, you may get to Alezanderplatz by TXL Jet Express Bus, and to Zoologischer Garten by X9 Jet Express Bus. There are also buses serving from airport to Dresden.