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As the largest seaport in the Mediterranean, Barcelona is an extremely popular destination which hosts nearly 10 million tourists each year. Being the second most populous city of the country with a huge economical potential, Barcelona city is also the capital of the Catalonian region. Barcelona is under the spotlight with the opportunities for both cultural and sea vacations, presenting a wide range of alternatives to do at any time.

Offering the best pieces of art and architecture, this fascinating city is also notable for the magnificent works of Gaudi, one of the pillars of modern art. The city welcomes millions of guests each year and its perfectly located presence makes the city easily reachable both by land, sea and air transport, just like Istanbul… Turkish Airlines flights between Barcelona and Istanbul attract great attention with the privileged quality and comfort it offers in the route between these two great cities.

Turkish Airlines operates four direct flights in average every day from Barcelona to Istanbul. Most of these flights land at Istanbul Airport (IST), however there are also alternatives for the passengers wishing to use Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) as the point of destination. Flights between these two cities take nearly three and a half hours and the number of flights remains the same throughout the year.

Passengers have a chance to choose the closest airport to their destination thanks to the flights offered by Turkish Airlines from Barcelona to Istanbul, departing to both airports of the city. It would be advantageous paying attention to this detail while booking your flight.

In addition, Istanbul serves as a significant transit point for many flights operated by Turkish Airlines. If you are planning to land at Istanbul from Barcelona and then take another Turkish Airlines flight from here to other destinations, you may benefit from the opportunities offered complimentarily by Turkish Airlines during your layover at Istanbul. The free service Touristanbul provides sightseeing opportunities in Istanbul for the layovers between 6 to 24 hours, which should be booked in advance to have a chance to discover this adorable city.

An enjoyable travel awaits you

  • We have collected expert opinions for you on our Fly Good Feel Good page which will provide the basics of a comfortable travel and enable you to fly with ease.
  • With the best dining on board experience including the most special tastes from Turkish and World cuisines, your flight is transformed into a feast.
  • With the most enjoyable movies, music, games and more appealing to different tastes, traveling becomes much more pleasant thanks to our inflight entertainment system.

  • You can travel with your pets like cats, dogs and birds, and share the excitement of discovering new destinations with them.
  • We have good news for our passengers wishing to transport their sports equipment! We carry the first set of your golf and ski equipment free of charge.
  • Take a close look at the features of our renewed mobile app carrying your travel experience a step further.