You can get from İzmir to Istanbul by train, bus or flight.
To get from İzmir to Istanbul on May 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||203 miles (328 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or flight|
|Ticket price range||$15 - $26|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $15 (€14) • 5 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $26 (€23) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or pegasus|
Take a bus or flight to travel 203 miles (328 km) between İzmir and Istanbul. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or pegasus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from İzmir to Istanbul.
There are 2 travel options from İzmir to Istanbul: bus or flight.
The cheapest way to go to Istanbul from İzmir is by taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€14).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Istanbul:
A bus is $10 (€9) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from İzmir to Istanbul costing on average $26 (€23).
The fastest way from İzmir to Istanbul is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
There are alternative travel options to Istanbul that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h of travel time.
Istanbul is approximately 203 miles (328 km) away from İzmir.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from İzmir to Istanbul:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from İzmir to Istanbul, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from İzmir to Istanbul, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking İzmir to Istanbul tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.