Istanbul to Kayseri

Istanbul to Kayseri

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Istanbul to Kayseri Schedule

Istanbul to Kayseri Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Daytrip Minivan 7pax Any timeTRY 15,181
Suha Turizm Standard 2X1 02:30 - 13:30TRY 403
Pegasus Airlines Economy #PC273005:40 - 07:00TRY 1,080
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK201006:35 - 07:50TRY 11,682
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK729208:00 - 09:15TRY 1,227
Oz Gularas Standard 2X1 11:30 - 00:30TRY 345
Suha Turizm Standard 2X1 12:45 - 23:45TRY 403
Oz Elaziglilar Seyahat Standard 2X1 14:55 - 02:25TRY 460
Suha Turizm Standard 2X1 17:20 - 04:50TRY 403
Malatya Medine Standard 2X1 19:30 - 06:30TRY 265
Oncu Seyahat Standard 2X1 20:30 - 08:45TRY 403
Suha Turizm Standard 2X1 22:30 - 10:29TRY 403

Transportation from Istanbul to Kayseri

Istanbul to Kayseri Destination Reviews

Just in time. confortable.
Bus Standard 2X1, Nevsehirliler, Jul 17, 2022
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How to get from Istanbul to Kayseri

When you want to get from Istanbul to Kayseri, 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 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 836.89. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 12.38.

How far is Istanbul from Kayseri?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Istanbul to Kayseri. Your trip will be a total of 483 miles (776 km). The flying distance is 477 miles (766 km).

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

The travel time from Istanbul to Kayseri can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 14 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Istanbul to Kayseri varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Malatya Kayisikent: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 12.38 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 836.89.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 12.38 to USD 30.96;
  • Plane tickets - USD 59.98 to USD 264.42;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 508.92 to USD 836.88.

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 136 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Istanbul to Kayseri depart during the day - there are approximately 5 departures a day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Istanbul to Kayseri 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 Istanbul to Kayseri. 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 59.98.

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 Istanbul to Kayseri
Turkish Airlines


Taking a bus from Istanbul to Kayseri 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 Kayseri. 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 508.92.

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 Kayseri

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Istanbul to Kayseri? 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:

  • 85% decided to go for a bus.
  • 15% users took a plane.