Istanbul to Alanya

Istanbul to Alanya

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Istanbul to Alanya Schedule

Istanbul to Alanya Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Buzlu Turizm Standard 2X1 01:20 - 16:30TRY 518
FlixBus Economy 02:00 - 17:30TRY 519
Buzlu Turizm Standard 2X1 05:30 - 20:00$ 24.56
FlixBus Economy 07:50 - 23:15TRY 417
Alanyalilar Turizm Standard 2X1 09:15 - 22:45TRY 449
Alanyalilar Turizm Standard 2X1 11:30 - 00:00TRY 368
Alanyalilar Turizm Standard 2X1 13:45 - 03:00TRY 368
FlixBus Economy 15:20 - 07:25€ 26
FlixBus Economy 16:45 - 07:00TRY 472
FlixBus Economy 18:00 - 09:55TRY 519
Alanyalilar Turizm Standard 2X1 21:00 - 09:10TRY 449
Guney Akdeniz Seyahat Standard 2X1 22:30 - 10:30TRY 483

Transportation from Istanbul to Alanya

Istanbul to Alanya Destination Reviews

The bus was really comfortable and the staff friendly and professional. The only problem was that the bus was one hour late and we had to wait in the cold.
Bus Standard 2X1, Isparta Petrol, Dec 15, 2020
6 customer reviews

How to get from Istanbul to Alanya

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

  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus 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 1,016.60. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 28.25.

How far is Istanbul from Alanya?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Istanbul to Alanya. Your trip will be a total of 501 miles (806 km). The flying distance is 377 miles (605 km).

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

The travel time from Istanbul to Alanya can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 10 to 16 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Istanbul to Alanya varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 28.25 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 1,016.60.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 28.26 to USD 34.63;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 616.78 to USD 1,016.58.

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:20 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 18 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Istanbul to Alanya any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Istanbul to Alanya 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 Istanbul to Alanya. 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 616.78.

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 Istanbul to Alanya

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Istanbul to Alanya? 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.