You can use public transport vehicles, your private car, or taxi to come to our airport. You can visit https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/tr/yolcu/ulasim for more information on access by public transport or private car.
For detailed information on the departure points of the HAVAIST buses, please visit http://www.hava.ist/. You can access the HAVAIST and IETT buses at our airport by going down in the elevators located before the entrance gates of the arriving passenger and departing passenger floors.
You can obtain information on the IETT buses arriving at and departing from our airport on https://www.iett.istanbul/tr/main/pages/havalimanlarina-ulasim/76.
The works of the subway line to arrive at the airport are being continued at present. For access to our airport from the stations of the other subway lines, you can visit https://www.iett.istanbul/tr and https://www.metro.istanbul/.
In our car parks with total capacity of 40,000 vehicles, Istanbul Airport will also give our guests Car Park, Valet, and Vehicle Maintenance services above the international airport standards. The Car Park is composed of 5 blocks in total: 3-floor 1 block and 7-floor 4 blocks. For detailed information on our car park, please visit
For information on the materials that can pass through the security checkpoints at the airport, please visit the General Directorate of Civil Aviation website on http://web.shgm.gov.tr/tr/yolcular-icin/3889-index. About the prohibited materials you cannot bring into the aircraft, you must contact your airline company.
The electronic and electrical devices are subject to a number of restrictions specified in the National Civil Aviation Security Program (NCASP) section “Dangerous Goods prohibited in the Sterile Areas and Dangerous Goods that can be carried by Passengers/Cabin Crew”.
There are additional security practices such as removing the electronic devices from their bags and passing them through the security checkpoints separately, switching them on, etc.
For example, it is forbidden to carry the electric skateboards in hold baggage together with their batteries. Before giving them to the hold, it is necessary to remove the batteries from the skateboard, and evaluate the batteries separately depending on their contents. For detailed information on the restrictions, please visit the Directorate General of Civil Aviation website on http://web.shgm.gov.tr/tr/yolcular-icin/3889-index.
You can obtain information on the flights departing from our airport on https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/tr/yolcu/ucus-bilgileri/giden-ucuslar and the flights arriving at our airport on https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/tr/yolcu/ucus-bilgileri/gelen-ucuslar. Besides, you can follow this information by installing our Istanbul Airport application on your Apple/Android mobile device, or call our Call Center number 444 1 442 (IGA) to obtain current information on the flights.
For detailed information on the vaccines you should have depending on the location you will fly to, please visit http://www.seyahatsagligi.gov.tr/.
If you leave your property in the airport terminal building, we request you to complete the lost property form available on our website on
You can receive your property found in the terminal from our Lost & Found Office located opposite the R check-in island ahead of the 7th entrance gate on the departing passenger floor. You can locate our office exactly by using the following link: https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/tr/yolcu/havalimani-rehberi/havalimani-haritasi or the map in our Istanbul Airport mobile application you can install on your Apple/Android device.
For information on the subject, please visit http://www.unifree.com/duty-free-de-alisveris/#/duty-free-alisveris-kurallari.
You can check your duty free limits on your international lines arrival flight you will make at our airport on http://www.unifree.com/duty-free-de-alisveris/#/duty-free-alisveris-kurallari.
If your connecting flight is canceled or you miss your flight due to various reasons, you can obtain information by applying to the transfer desk of the relevant airline company. In order to reach the transfer desks, you can use our airport map on https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/en/passenger/airport-guide/airport-map or create your own route from your current location by using our Istanbul Airport mobile application you can install on your Apple/Android device.
You can book a room at our hotel named YOTEL in the terminal on https://www.yotel.com or by sending an e-mail to email@example.com.
You can consign your baggage to two "Baggage Consignment" areas located on the arriving passenger floor of our airport for a fee. You can access the location information of these areas on our airport map on https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/en/passenger/airport-guide/airport-map, or through our Istanbul Airport mobile application you can install on your Apple/Android device. The table of left luggage fees determined as per the rate of SAA (State Airports Authority) PPC (Public-Private Cooperation) is as follows.
Daily Tariff for Luggage Storage
Large luggage 72.5 TRY
Medium luggage 72.5 TRY
Small luggage 72.5 TRY
Our airport has 44 prayer rooms in total (22 for women and 22 for men) as well as 1 prayer island for other religions, which is located at the pier F that includes the gates F on the departing passengers floor. You can access the location information of these areas on our airport map on https://www.istanbulhavalimani.com/en/passenger/airport-guide/airport-map, or through our Istanbul Airport mobile application you can install on your Apple/Android device.