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There are 3 ways to get from İzmir to Mytilene by train, bus, car ferry or taxi

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

Train, bus, car ferry  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Alsancak to Aliağa
  2. Take the bus from Aliaga to Ayvalik
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$19 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Menemen to Ayvalik
  2. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$21 - $35

Taxi, car ferry  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from İzmir to Ayvalık
  2. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mytilene

$82 - $93

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from İzmir to Mytilene is to train and bus and car ferry which costs 100 ₺ - 200 ₺ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from İzmir to Mytilene is to taxi and car ferry which costs 460 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between İzmir and Mytilene is 92 km.

The best way to get from İzmir to Mytilene without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 100 ₺ - 200 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from İzmir to Mytilene, including transfers.

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Mytilene is 1 h behind İzmir. It is currently 9:26 AM in İzmir and 8:26 AM in Mytilene.

There are 107+ hotels available in Mytilene. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from İzmir to Mytilene.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between İzmir, Turkey and Mytilene, Greece?

There is no direct connection from İzmir to Mytilene. However, you can take the train to Aliağa, take the walk to Aliaga, take the bus to Ayvalik, take the walk to Ayvalık, then take the car ferry to Mitilini. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from İzmir to Mytilene via Bayrak 2, Mavişehir, Menemen, Menemen, Ayvalik, and Ayvalık in around 7 h 29 min.

Train operators
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Alsancak to Aliağa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Aliaga to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Menemen to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Aliağa to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Menemen to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Other operators
Taxi from İzmir to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Yeni Girne Taxi
Phone
+90 2323635474
Website
yenigirnetaksi.net

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