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There are 9 ways to get from Yerevan to Istanbul by train, plane, car or bus

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

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Electric train to Igdir Airport, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the Electric train from Yerevan to Armavir
  2. Fly from Igdir Airport (IGD) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) IGD - IST

$57 - $553

8 alternative options

Electric train to Igdir Airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the Electric train from Yerevan to Armavir
  2. Fly from Igdir Airport (IGD) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) IGD - SAW

$84 - $307

Fly Erevan to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Erevan (EVN) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) EVN - IST

$86 - $302

Drive to Agri, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Yerevan to Agri
  2. Fly from Agri (AJI) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) AJI - IST

$153 - $370

Electric train, drive to Kars, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the Electric train from Yerevan to Ani
  2. Drive from Ani to Kars
  3. Fly from Kars (KSY) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) KSY - IST

$117 - $568

Electric train, drive to Kars, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the Electric train from Yerevan to Ani
  2. Drive from Ani to Kars
  3. Fly from Kars (KSY) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) KSY - SAW

$76 - $262

Drive, bus  •  26 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Yerevan to Igdir
  2. Take the bus from Igdir to Istanbul Otogari

$97 - $140

Bus  •  28 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Igdir to Istanbul Otogari

$96 - $151

Drive  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Yerevan to Istanbul 1166.5 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yerevan to Istanbul is to Electric train and drive and fly which costs $75 - $270 and takes 12 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yerevan to Istanbul is to fly which costs $85 - $310 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Yerevan and Istanbul is 1316 km. The road distance is 1866.4 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 43 min to get from Yerevan to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Yerevan to Istanbul is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $85 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $160 and takes 28 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Igdir Airport Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Istanbul is 1 h behind Yerevan. It is currently 8:04 AM in Yerevan and 7:04 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Yerevan to Istanbul is 1866 km. It takes approximately 24 h 28 min to drive from Yerevan to Istanbul.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Igdir Airport Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2341+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yerevan to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 822.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 43 min

What companies run services between Yerevan, Armenia and Istanbul, Turkey?

AtlasGlobal, Tarom and two other airlines fly from Yerevan to Istanbul once daily. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Yerevan to Istanbul once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 18 h 47 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Igdir Airport to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Igdir Airport to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Igdir Airport to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Igdir Airport to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Agri to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Agri to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Kars to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Kars to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Kars to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $480
Flights from Kars to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $480
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Erevan to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Erevan to Istanbul Ataturk via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Erevan to Istanbul Ataturk via Beirut
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Kars to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Train operators
South Caucasus Railway - Electric trains
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Yerevan to Armavir
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Train from Yerevan to Ani
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Yerevan to Armavir
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$10 - $11
Extra Comfort Compartment
$17 - $19
Compartment car
$12 - $13
Sleeping car
$24 - $26
Train from Yerevan to Ani
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$11 - $12
Extra Comfort Compartment
$19 - $21
Compartment car
$14 - $16
Sleeping car
$27 - $29
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Igdir to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
18 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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The best way to get from Yerevan to Erevan Airport is to line 108 Minibus which takes 30 min and costs $1.

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