There are 7 ways to get from İzmir to İzmit by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus MetroTurizm  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kemalpasa to Izmit

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Basmane to Eskişehir İzmİr Mavi Train
  2. Take the train from Eskişehir to İzmit Yht

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Bus Pamukkale  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
  2. Take the bus from Bursa to İzmit

$13 - $22

Train, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Basmane to Akhisar Karesi Ekspresi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Akhisar to Izmit

$9 - $14

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from İzmir to İzmit 278.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Izmir (ADB) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) ADB - SAW
  2. Take the train from Pendik to İzmit

$19 - $71

Fly to Istanbul, bus, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Izmir (ADB) to Istanbul (IST) ADB - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
  3. Take the train from Gebze to İzmit

$24 - $87

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from İzmir to İzmit is to train which costs 35 ₺ - 50 ₺ and takes 14 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from İzmir to İzmit is to bus which costs 110 ₺ - 180 ₺ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between İzmir and İzmit is 354 km. The road distance is 446.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from İzmir to İzmit, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from İzmir to İzmit. However, there are services departing from Basmane and arriving at İzmit via Eskişehir. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 54 min.

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The nearest airport to İzmit is Kocaeli (KCO) Airport which is 14.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) (53 km), Bursa (YEI) (64.9 km), Istanbul (IST) (95.3 km) and Ankara (ESB) (270.3 km).

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İzmir to İzmit train services, operated by Turkish Railways (TCDD), depart from Basmane station.

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Map of how to get from İzmir to İzmit.
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  • Distance: 221.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between İzmir, Turkey and İzmit, Turkey?

MetroTurizm operates a bus from İzmir to İzmit once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from İzmir to İzmit via Eskişehir in around 14 h 54 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Izmir to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $270
Flights from Izmir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Izmir to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $70
Flights from Izmir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Izmir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Izmir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $170
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Basmane to Akhisar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Basmane to Eskişehir
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Eskişehir to İzmit
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to İzmit
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to İzmit
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kemalpasa to Izmit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Izmit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Akhisar to Izmit
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to İzmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Akhisar to Izmit
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr

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