Istanbul Airport Informational Guide to Istanbul Airport (IST) - Non Official

Istanbul Airport Services


Find information about the restaurants, fast food options and food stores located in Istanbul Airport terminal.

See Restaurants and Food at IST


Check all retails outlets available at Istanbul Airport. 

See Shops and Stores at IST

LOUNGES and waiting rooms

Check all lounges located in Istanbul Airport. 

See Lounges and waiting rooms at IST


Free Wi-Fi is available at Istanbul Airport for an hour.


ATMs can be found at both Arrivals level, International and Domestic, and at Departures, International and Domestic.

Prayer Rooms

Find 44 prayer rooms distributed along Istanbul Airport facilities. Half of them serves men and the other half women.

Baby care rooms

Baby care rooms can be found throughout the airport facilities.  


There are a couple of pharmacies available at Istanbul Airport, both are located at the International Terminal.  

Playing Area

Find a playground for children at Playland, located at Departures level (Airside).  

lost and found 

For items lost at the Airport, passengers should contact Lost and Found Office. 

Items found in the terminal, as well as at security checkpoints and parking areas, are stored at the Lost and Found Property Office.

luggage storage 

Istanbul Airport has lockers available to its passengers. 


- Plastic Bag (duty-free): TRY 55 - 24 hours,
- Medium-sized Baggage: TRY 75 - 24 hours,
- Large-sized Baggage: TRY 155 - 24 hours,
- Oversized Baggage: TRY 280 - 24 hours.

smoking area

Passengers have several smoking areas at Istanbul Airport. 

Other services

- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Nursing rooms
- Luggage storage
- Luggage wrapping
- Showers (in the lounges)
- Lounges
- Duty free stores
- Meeting point
- Toilets
- Car rentals
- Information desks
- Currency exchange
- Lost and found
- Smoking area


There are currently a couple of hotels within the airport facilities, called Yotel Air. One is located in airside whilst the other one in landside.


Turkish Airlines Lounge Domestic: Domestic Terminal. Open 24 hours. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi, Tv, children’s area, Internet Terminals, among others. 

Turkish Airlines Lounge Miles & Smiles: International Terminal. 24 hours open. Services: Snacks, showers, Wi-Fi, beer and wine, among others. 

Turkish Airlines Business Lounge: International Terminal. 24 hours open. Services: Snacks, showers, Wi-Fi, premium food, TV. 

IGA Lounge: International and Domestic Terminal. 24 hours open. Services: Food, snacks, drinks, showers, TV, Children’s area, among others. 

SkyTeam Lounge: International Terminal. 24 hours open. Services: Premium food, snacks, drinks, Wi-Fi, among others.

Pop Up Lounge: 24 hours. Services: premium food, drinks, snacks, Wi-Fi and flight monitors. 

Purchase your pass for Istanbul Airport lounges