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There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik by plane, bus, car, car ferry, ferry or train

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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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Krasnodar, bus  •  10h 41m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Krasnodar (KRR) SAW - KRR
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar-2 to Gelendzhik

$101 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Hopa
  2. Take the bus from Batumi to Krasnodar-1
  3. Take the bus from Krasnodar to Gelendzhik

$73 - $103

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Krasnodar, bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Krasnodar (KRR) IST - KRR
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar-2 to Gelendzhik

$144 - $720

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Sinop, drive, car ferry  •  20h 12m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Sinop (NOP) IST - NOP
  2. Drive from Sinop to Trabzon
  3. Take the car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
  4. Drive from Sochi to Gelendzhik

$178 - $926

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  31h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
  2. Take the car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
  3. Take the ferry from Sochi to Novorossiysk

$113 - $123

Bus, car ferry, train  •  33h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
  2. Take the car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
  3. Take the train from Sochi to Krasnodar 1 D
  4. Take the train from Krasnodar 1 to Abinskaya D

$118 - $153

Bus Hayreniq Tour  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus
  3. Take the bus from Odessa to Krasnodar
  4. Take the bus from Krasnodar to Gelendzhik

$114 - $169

Drive  •  26h 17m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Gelendzhik 1183 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik is to bus which costs 410 ₺ - 600 ₺ and takes 2 days 0h.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik is to fly and bus which costs 800 ₺ - 4.100 ₺ and takes 9h 26m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Gelendzhik is 843 km. The road distance is 1892.9 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik without a car is to bus and car ferry and ferry which takes 31h 5m and costs 600 ₺ - 700 ₺.

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It takes approximately 10h 41m to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Krasnodar Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Gelendzhik is 1893 km. It takes approximately 26h 17m to drive from Istanbul to Gelendzhik.

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Pegasus Airlines offers flights from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Krasnodar Airport.

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There are 1551+ hotels available in Gelendzhik. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Gelendzhik.
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  • Distance: 526.7 miles
  • Duration: 10h 41m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Gelendzhik, Russia?

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Gelendzhik via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, Hopa, Batumi, and Krasnodar in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Krasnodar via Antalya
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sinop
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,500
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Sochi to Krasnodar 1
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$14 - $21
Train from Krasnodar 1 to Abinskaya
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Kupé)
$9 - $15
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Krasnodar-2 to Gelendzhik
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Krasnodar to Gelendzhik
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
16h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Hopa
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Batumi to Krasnodar-1
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Odessa to Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Ferry operators
Olympia Line
Website
olympia-line.ru
Car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
in-sochi.ru
ferry
Ferry from Sochi to Novorossiysk
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
in-sochi.ru

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