You can get from Munich to Istanbul by train, bus or flight.
To get from Munich to Istanbul on Sep 26 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||981 miles (1582 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or bus|
|Ticket price range||$118 - $157|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $118 (€94) • 2 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $118 (€94) • 2 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||pegasus or Eurolines Germany|
Travel 981 miles (1582 km) by flight or bus from Munich to Istanbul. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $118 (€94). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are pegasus or Eurolines Germany among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Munich to Istanbul.
International travel from Munich, Germany to Istanbul, Turkey is: Partially open.
Entry into Turkey is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Turkey must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between Munich and Istanbul.
The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from Turkey is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 9/24/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Munich from Istanbul here.
There are 2 travel options from Munich to Istanbul: flight or bus.
The cheapest way to get from Munich to Istanbul is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $118 (€94) compared to other travel options to Istanbul:
A flight is generally $39 (€31) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $157 (€125) from Munich to Istanbul.
The fastest way from Munich to Istanbul is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 30 min.
There are alternative travel options to Istanbul that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 31 h 15 min of travel time.
Istanbul is approximately 981 miles (1582 km) away from Munich.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Munich to Istanbul:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Istanbul, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Istanbul with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Istanbul as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Istanbul from Munich.
When planning your trip from Munich to Istanbul, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Munich to Istanbul online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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