Travel from Istanbul to İzmir

Bus or fly from Istanbul to İzmir?

AtlasGlobal, Pegasus Airlines and two other airlines fly from Istanbul to İzmir hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to İzmir via Istanbul, Bursa Otogar, and Izmir Otogar in around 7 h 47 min.

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How to get from Istanbul to İzmir

ModeDurationPrice
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul airport, fly to Izmir airport, then train to İzmir.3 h 5 min$31
From Vezneciler Metro to Istanbul Taksim Square, shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Izmir airport, then train to İzmir.4 h 29 min$33
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul, bus to Bursa Otogar, bus to Izmir Otogar, then taxi to İzmir.7 h 47 min$35
From Yenikapı car ferry to Bandırma Şehir then train to Basmane.10 h 55 min$20
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul, bus to Akhisar, then train to Basmane.11 h 19 min$27
From İstanbul rideshare to İzmir.8 h 37 min$16
From Istanbul drive to İzmir.5 h 41 min$74

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

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Istanbul to İzmir, including transfers.

Operators from Istanbul to İzmir

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Istanbul Ulasim+90 212 568 99 70Istanbul Ulasim
AtlasGlobalAtlasGlobal
Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines
Onur AirOnur Air
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
IzbanIzban
HavatasHavatas
SunExpressSunExpress
Kamil Koc+90 224 294 55 62Kamil Koc
Pamukkale0 850 333 35 35Pamukkale
Istanbul Deniz OtobusleriIstanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Turkish Railways (TCDD)+90 444 8 233Turkish Railways (TCDD)
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
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    Istanbul to İzmir:

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      1 Fly from Istanbul
      • One-Way approx: USD $19 - $77
      • Duration: 3 h 5 min
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      2 Fly from Sabiha Gokcen
      • One-Way approx: USD $20 - $75
      • Duration: 4 h 29 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $20 - $38
      • Duration: 7 h 47 min
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      4 Car ferry, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $7 - $21
      • Duration: 10 h 55 min
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      5 Bus, train
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      • One-Way approx: USD $17
      • Duration: 8 h 37 min
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      7 Drive
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      • Duration: 5 h 41 min
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