Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station

Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station

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Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station Schedule

Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Varan Turizm Standard 2X1 01:00 - 07:30$ 29.13
Nilufer Turizm Standard 2X2 03:00 - 12:00TRY 345
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK230504:15 - 05:30$ 55.67
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK230706:40 - 07:50$ 42.29
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK231108:55 - 10:15$ 55.67
Istanbul Kalesi Standard 2X2 11:00 - 18:25$ 25.02
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK232112:50 - 14:05$ 55.67
Kale Seyahat Standard 2X1 14:00 - 22:30$ 19.84
Ayar Aydin Standard 2X2 16:00 - 23:55$ 23.49
Pamukkale Turizm Standard 2X1 18:00 - 00:30$ 30.46
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK233721:35 - 22:55$ 40.68
Izmir Turizm Standard 2X1 22:00 - 05:30$ 25.22

Transportation from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station

Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station Destination Reviews

KC
Really nothing to do with the other bus companies. Pleasant and caring people, wide and comfortable buses. Nobody reproached me for taking off my shoes this time... and no noise during the whole trip. Perfect!
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Bus Standard 2X1, Varan Turizm, Nov 1, 2021
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How to get from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station

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

  • Flight
  • Bus

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 flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 269.87. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 22.47.

How far is Izmir Bus Station from Istanbul Central Bus Station?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station. Your trip will be a total of 304 miles (488 km). The flying distance is 215 miles (345 km).

How long does it take to get from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station?

The travel time from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 12 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station?

The cost of the trip from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Kutahyalilar Turizm: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 22.47 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 269.87.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station:

  • Bus tickets - USD 22.00 to USD 31.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 37.00 to USD 270.00;

How many trips per day are there between Izmir Bus Station and Istanbul Central Bus Station?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:00. There are 11 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Izmir 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 37.00.

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 Izmir to Istanbul
Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines

Buses

Taking a bus from Izmir 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.

The most popular transport from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Izmir Bus Station to Istanbul Central Bus Station? 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:

  • 57% users took a plane.
  • 43% decided to go for a bus.