There are 6 ways to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul by bus, car ferry, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, car ferry  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Canakkale to Bandırma
  2. Take the car ferry from Bandirma to Yenikapı

$7 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Canakkale to Kesan
  2. Take the bus from Kesan to Istanbul Otogari

$11 - $18

Taxi  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Çanakkale to Istanbul 258.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Çanakkale to Istanbul 258.6 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, fly to Istanbul  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Çanakkale to Edremit
  2. Fly from Edremit (EDO) to Istanbul (IST) EDO - IST

$78 - $283

Bus, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Çanakkale to Edremit
  2. Fly from Edremit (EDO) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) EDO - SAW

$25 - $77

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul is to bus which costs 65 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 6 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs 490 ₺ - 1.800 ₺ and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Çanakkale and Istanbul is 235 km. The road distance is 413.8 km.

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The best way to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 6 h 7 min and costs 40 ₺ - 110 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edremit Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Çanakkale to Istanbul is 414 km. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Çanakkale to Istanbul.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Edremit Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2315+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Çanakkale to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 146.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Çanakkale, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Çanakkale to Istanbul via Kesan, Istanbul Otogari, and Otogar in around 6 h 49 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Edremit to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edremit to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Edremit to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Canakkale to Bandırma
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Canakkale to Keşan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Çanakkale to Edremit
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Canakkale to Kesan
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kesan to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Canakkale to Edremit
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Bandirma to Yenikapı
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Schedules at
ido.com.tr
Other operators
Taxi from Çanakkale to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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