Arriving in Istanbul

Book your flights to Istanbul with Etihad Airways and journey to a land of spice and culture. Istanbul is one of the most historically important cities in the world; explore its epic history.

Plan Your Istanbul Holiday

Travel to Istanbul is akin to stepping into a time machine and going on a historical tour through the great empires of the past. You would come to Istanbul as Byzantium and then again as Constantinople and then yet again as the modern day Istanbul. The Roman Empire, The Ottoman Empire, the Byzantine Empire and the Latin Empire all called this beautiful city between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea their capital. An intricate part of the infamous Silk Road, this city has been draped in mystic and teeming with a meshing of cultures since 660 BC.

The summer sees a massive influx of tourists to Istanbul. If you are coming between July and September be sure to book your tickets to Istanbul as early as possible. Cheap hotels in Istanbul are easily found during the winter months as the temperature can drop to around freezing and the tourists stay home. Flight deals to Istanbul can be found in our Deals section.

Flying from Shanghai

Book your flights from Shanghai to hundreds of destinations in Asia and worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy exceptional service from your reservation to your arrival.

Major Airports in Shanghai

The primary airport for Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG). Due to its location it is also a major nexus for flights into and out of Asia. The airport has two main passenger terminals, which accomdate tens of millions pass through its gates every year. Shaghai airport is connected to the Maglev train service, which was the first of its kind for commercial passengers.

Airport Transportation in Shanghai

In Shanghai you can take a shuttle bus to Pudong International Airport. The underground metro train to Pudong International Airport is a possibility, but allow at least one hour for the journey. A taxi to Pudong International Airport is a faster option and there are many to choose from.

From early morning until late evening you can take the Maglev Magnetic train to Pudong International Airport. It works by magnetic levitation and is the fastest commercial train in the world. The journey takes eight minutes and runs every 15 minutes.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Shanghai to Istanbul on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Office in China

Chengdu, China
Level 18
The Office Tower Shangri-La Centre
9 Binjiang Road (East), 610021
+86 28 66065172/66065173
ctutkt@etihad.ae
Monday - Friday 09:00-17:30

Etihad Offices in Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey
Süleyman Seba Caddesi, No. 21
Akaretler ?? 34437 Be?ikta?
+90 212 326 8600
isttkt@etihad.ae
09:00-12:30 / 13:00-18:00 (Mon-Fri)
Airport Ticketing office, Istanbul, Turkey
Ataturk Havalimani
Dis Hatlar Terminali
Gidis Kati, Yesilkoy
+90 (212) 465 30 00
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun 11.00 - 16.00