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Cheap bus tickets from Athens to Istanbul

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Athens to Istanbul is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Arda Tur
03:30PM14h30
Athens
06:00AMIstanbul
$871One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Athens to Istanbul

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Arda Tur
03:30PM14h30
Athens
06:00AMIstanbul
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Bus times from Athens to Istanbul

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Fastest Journey

14 h 30 m

Average

14 h 30 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

560 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Athens for Istanbul every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Arda Tur
03:30PM14h30
Athens
06:00AMIstanbul
$871One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Athens to Istanbul

distanceDistance347 miles (560 km)
durationAverage bus duration14 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$87 (€75)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersArda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland

Buses from Athens to Istanbul cover the 347 miles (560 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 30 min with our travel partners like Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $87 (€75), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $87 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Athens, Leoforou Kifisou - KTEL (Άθενς, Λεωφόρου Κηφισού - ΚΤΕΛ ΚΗΦΙΣΟΥ) and arrive in İstanbul, Havalimanı (Tayakadın Terminal Cad. No: 1).

FAQs: Bus from Athens to Istanbul

FAQs: Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Athens to Istanbul.
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Cheap bus tickets from Athens to Istanbul can start from as little as $87 (€75) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Athens to Istanbul is $87 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Athens to Istanbul bus time is 14 h 30 min   covering the 347 mile (560 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Athens to Istanbul leaves at 2: 30 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Athens to Istanbul leaves at 3: 30 PM.
When taking a bus from Athens to Istanbul, you can count on Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland for the best way to get you to Istanbul. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service from Athens to Istanbul and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Athens, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Athens, Leoforou Kifisou - KTEL (Άθενς, Λεωφόρου Κηφισού - ΚΤΕΛ ΚΗΦΙΣΟΥ), Athens, Akominatou / Favierou (Αθήνα, Ακομινάτου / Φαβιέρου) and Athens, Lenorman - F. P. Travel Holidays (Αθήνα, Λένορμαν). When arriving in Istanbul, you can end your journey in bus stations like İstanbul, Havalimanı (Tayakadın Terminal Cad. No: 1), Istanbul, Buyuk Otogar (Esenler) and İstanbul, Alibeyköy Cep Otogarı.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Athens, Leoforou Kifisou - KTEL (Άθενς, Λεωφόρου Κηφισού - ΚΤΕΛ ΚΗΦΙΣΟΥ), which is located around 2.4 miles (3.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at İstanbul, Havalimanı (Tayakadın Terminal Cad. No: 1), located 20.1 miles (32.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Athens to Istanbul is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Athens to Istanbul including taking a bus or flight.
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