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There are 12 ways to get from Istanbul to Germany by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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 Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) IST - TXL

$64 - $336

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Stuttgart (STR) IST - STR

$63 - $217

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Munich  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Munich (MUC) IST - MUC

$67 - $174

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Frankfurt (FRA) IST - FRA

$80 - $240

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Dusseldorf (DUS) IST - DUS

$64 - $253

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Hamburg (HAM) IST - HAM

$72 - $251

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Stuttgart  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Stuttgart (STR) SAW - STR

$70 - $273

Bus, train  •  34h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen Ice

$214 - $266

Bus Arda Tur  •  36h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station Varna - Berlin

$113 - $136

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  40h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Berlin

$86 - $205

Night train, train  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Arad D
  3. Take the train from Arad to Szolnok Ic
  4. Take the train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec

$240 - $353

Drive  •  21h 14m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Berlin 1367.7 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Germany is to fly which costs 390 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 7h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Germany is to fly which costs 370 ₺ - 1.000 ₺ and takes 6h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Germany. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Haskovo Central Bus Station, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 47m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Germany is 1807 km. The road distance is 2188.4 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Germany without a car is to bus and train which takes 34h 55m and costs 1.200 ₺ - 1.600 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6h 14m to get from Istanbul to Germany, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Germany bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Germany is to fly which takes 6h 14m and costs 360 ₺ - 1.900 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 600 ₺ - 800 ₺ and takes 36h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Istanbul to Germany bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Berlin Central Bus Station.

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  • Distance: 1129.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 14m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Germany?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and six other airlines fly from Istanbul to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Berlin via Haskovo Central Bus Station, Berlin Central Bus Station, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB, and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf in around 36h 47m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Kayseri
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Ankara
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $4,400
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Stuttgart via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Videle to Arad
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Arad to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$92
Website
Arda Tur
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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Germany is 2188 km. It takes approximately 21h 14m to drive from Istanbul to Germany.

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Onur Air, LOT, Ukraine International Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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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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