There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Antalya by plane, bus, ferry, train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Istanbul to Antalya  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Antalya (AYT) IST - AYT

$28 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Antalya

$13 - $36

6 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Antalya  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Antalya (AYT) SAW - AYT

$21 - $106

Fly Istanbul to Isparta, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Isparta (ISE) IST - ISE
  2. Take the bus from Burdur to Antalya

$45 - $275

Bus Pamukkale  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Alibeykoy to Antalya

$19 - $32

Ferry, train, bus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to Eskişehir
  3. Take the train from Eskişehir to Dinar
  4. Take the bus from Dinar to Antalya

$17 - $26

Rideshare  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from İstanbul to Antalya 428.6 miles

$21

Drive  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Antalya 429 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Antalya, Turkey?

AtlasGlobal, Onur Air and Turkish Airlines fly from Istanbul to Antalya hourly. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Antalya 4 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h 1 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Flights from Istanbul to Antalya via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $400
Flights from Istanbul to Isparta
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $180
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $210
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Eskişehir
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Eskişehir to Dinar
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Burdur to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Dinar to Antalya
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Burdur to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Antalya
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Burdur to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Antalya
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Alibeykoy to Antalya
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Phone
0212313800010
Email
info@sehirhatlari.istanbul
Website
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from İstanbul to Antalya
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Antalya?

The distance between Istanbul and Antalya is 481 km. The road distance is 686 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Antalya?

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Antalya is to rideshare which costs 85 ₺ and takes 10 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Istanbul to Antalya?

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Antalya is to fly which takes 3 h 39 min and costs 110 ₺ - 650 ₺.

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Antalya?

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Istanbul to Antalya, including transfers.