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There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Famagusta by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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 Ercan, bus  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Ercan (ECN) IST - ECN
  2. Take the bus from Nicosia to Famagusta

$40 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus Kamil Koc, car ferry  •  25h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Mersin
  2. Take the car ferry from Mersin to Famagusta

$34 - $40

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan, bus  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Ercan (ECN) SAW - ECN
  2. Take the bus from Nicosia to Famagusta

$37 - $134

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca, bus  •  9h 45m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Larnaca (LCA) IST - LCA
  2. Take the bus from Nicosia to Famagusta

$112 - $182

Bus, train, car ferry  •  18h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Konya
  3. Take the bus from Konya to Tasucu
  4. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
  5. Take the bus from Kyrenia to Famagusta

$42 - $52

Bus MetroTurizm, car ferry  •  23h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
  2. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
  3. Take the bus from Kyrenia to Famagusta

$39 - $47

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 28m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Taşucu
  2. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
  3. Drive from Kyrenia to Famagusta

$165 - $229

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Famagusta is to bus and car ferry which costs 190 ₺ - 230 ₺ and takes 25h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Famagusta is to fly and bus which costs 220 ₺ - 800 ₺ and takes 5h 48m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Famagusta is 787 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Famagusta without a car is to bus and train and car ferry which takes 18h 49m and costs 230 ₺ - 300 ₺.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Istanbul to Famagusta, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ercan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Famagusta is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 5:03 AM in Istanbul and 4:03 AM in Famagusta.

Pegasus Airlines, AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ercan Airport.

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There are 1606+ hotels available in Famagusta. Prices start at $63 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 Famagusta.
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  • Distance: 492 miles
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Famagusta, Eparchía Ammochóstou, Cyprus?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Famagusta. However, you can take the Metro to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, take the walk to Istanbul Ataturk airport, fly to Ercan, take the drive to Nicosia, then take the bus to Famagusta. Alternatively, you can take the Metro to Taksim, take the walk to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Ercan, take the drive to Nicosia, then take the bus to Famagusta.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ercan via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Antalya
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ercan via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $3,500
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Beirut
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Larnaca via Amman
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Konya
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
North Cyprus Company
Website
northcyprusonline.com
Bus from Nicosia to Famagusta
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
northcyprusonline.com
Bus from Kyrenia to Famagusta
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
northcyprusonline.com
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Mersin
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Konya to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
14h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Cyprus Turkish Shipping Company
Website
kibrisdeniz.net
Car ferry from Mersin to Famagusta
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
kibrisdeniz.net

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