Fethiye to Istanbul

Fethiye to Istanbul

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Fethiye to Istanbul Schedule

Fethiye to Istanbul Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Istanbul Kalesi Standard 2X1 09:30 - 23:10$ 33.84
Anadolu Ulasim Standard 2X1 11:00 - 01:00TRY 690
Pamukkale Turizm Standard 2X1 12:00 - 23:30TRY 689
Varan Turizm Standard 2X1 21:00 - 08:45TRY 689

Transportation from Fethiye to Istanbul

How to get from Fethiye to Istanbul

When you want to get from Fethiye to Istanbul, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 902.73. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as USD 19.94.

How far is Fethiye from Istanbul?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Fethiye to Istanbul. Your trip will be a total of 573 miles (921 km). The flying distance is 573 miles (921 km).

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

The travel time from Fethiye to Istanbul can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Fethiye to Istanbul?

The cost of the trip from Fethiye to Istanbul varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Turkish Airlines: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as USD 19.94 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 902.73.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Fethiye to Istanbul:

  • Plane tickets - USD 19.94 to USD 568.26;
  • Bus tickets - USD 27.62 to USD 39.18;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 586.75 to USD 902.71.

How many trips per day are there between Fethiye and Istanbul?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 02:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:30. There are 22 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Fethiye to Istanbul any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Fethiye to Istanbul. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 19.94.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Fethiye to Istanbul
EasyJet, Pegasus Airlines, SunExpress, Turkish Airlines


Taking a bus from Fethiye to Istanbul is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Fethiye to Istanbul. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 586.75.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Fethiye to Istanbul

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Fethiye to Istanbul? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.