By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies Read more


Istanbul Airport covers a place where there is 76.5 million square meters on the northern European side of the city, near the Black Sea in the Arnavutköy region.

On eighteenth December 2018 experts concurred that a medium-term migration procedure could cause disturbances. Along these lines, starting at 1 January 2019 flights and ground administrations will progressively move from Atatürk Airport, utilized by about 70 million travelers every year, to Istanbul Airport without trading off traveler comfort. Subsequent to finishing the main stage, the air terminal will have a limit of serving 90 million travelers.

Initially, the move was wanted to be finished by January 1, 2019. From the beginning this appeared to be a precarious slope to climb, and sure enough presently the date was deferred to March 3. Be that as it may, toward the finish of February another calendar was declared: the move will begin on April 5 2019 at 03:00 and ought to be finished by 12 PM on April 7.


Where is Istanbul Airport?


During the change, the new Istanbul Airport will utilize the IATA code of ISL. When the move has been finished, the IATA code IST will be moved to the new airplane terminal.

The air terminal is around 52 km away from the Sultanahmet Square. There is as of now no metro or tramway line heading off to the airplane terminal from the downtown area. The most punctual anticipated dispatch date for the new metro line is the end of 2019. Up to that point IETT and Havaist transport lines are the main accessible open transportation choices. Here's more data on the most proficient method to get from the new Istanbul Airport to Taksim or Sultanahmet.

Moreover, the organization which was established to build and work Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Grand Airport marked an agreement with Istanbul Airport Taxi Association to give taxis inside severe guidelines. The cabs will be reviewed consistently and there will be a point framework for the drivers. Should drivers not pursue the guidelines, they will lose their consent to serve air terminal travelers.

UBER isn't accessible since it is unlawful in Turkey, yet there are some other privately owned businesses which offer transportation administrations.

Since the possibility of the airplane terminal was first referenced, the new air terminal has been in the line of flame. Its area involved question as around 1 million trees must be cut. Its safeness was censured because of the surrendered coal mine shafts underneath and the solid north breezes of the region.

With a story space of 1.3 million square meters its one square terminal structure accumulates global and residential terminals under one rooftop. It is the greatest one structure air terminal of the world. The air terminal will host flights to in excess of 300 goals with a yearly limit of 200 million travelers once it is finished.

The airplane terminal will be an extravagance event for the voyagers with shops lodging Louis Vuitton, Hermes and a lot progressively recognized brands, VIP parlors and eateries which will host understood gourmet experts.