On the eve of the holiday season and vacation should beplan your route in advance, especially if you are going to have a rest with your children. One of the most popular destinations for Russian tourists is Turkey. Value for money and service is always on top, and therefore many people plan a summer holiday in Turkey.
You can get to Turkey in many ways, but if you do not want to spend your vacation on a long journey, the most optimal for you will be a flight on an airplane.
How many flights to Turkey from Russia
The flight time depends on the aircorridor and distance. Russia is a very large country, therefore the flight can take from an hour to twelve hours. This time does not take into account registration and customs control. In addition, it is necessary to take into account the waiting time of the connecting flight, if you fly by flight with a transfer. The shortest flight is a direct flight from Sochi to Istanbul. In time it lasts one hour. But the flight from Sochi to Antalya will take 11-13 hours, since there is no direct flight, and we will have to spend some time waiting for the airport in Moscow.
Also, do not forget the time difference. For example, a flight from Sochi to Istanbul will take one hour, but if you add the difference in time, it turns out that the flight took you two hours.
Approximate flight time from major Russian cities:
- from Arkhangelsk - 4.5 hours;
- from Ekaterinburg - 4.5 hours;
- from Khabarovsk - 11 hours;
- from Ufa - 4 hours;
- from Sochi - 1 - 1.5 hours;
- from St. Petersburg - 3,5 hours;
- from Novosibirsk - 6 hours;
- from Irkutsk - 8 hours;
- from Krasnoyarsk - 7 hours.
How much to fly from Moscow to Turkey
The Moscow-Turkey message is one of the mostpopular in the airports of the capital. Daily in this direction serves about a dozen flights. The average flight time is three hours. From Moscow planes fly to different cities of Turkey.
So, in Ankara from Moscow by direct flight the flight time will take 2 hours 50 minutes.
From Moscow to Antalya - 3 hours and 15 minutes, but if you fly with a transfer with a transfer to Stuttgart, the flight time will take 6 hours 35 minutes.
The Moscow-Istanbul airplane spends 3 hours 10 minutes in the air.
Planning your holiday in Turkey, read also our article How much money to take to Turkey.