There are 12 ways to get from Aachen to Istanbul by train, plane, bus, night train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Istanbul  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Ehrenfeld Bf Ehrenfeld
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Istanbul (IST) CGN - IST

$114 - $319

Cheapest option

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Istanbul (IST) DUS - IST

$86 - $276

10 alternative options

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Ehrenfeld Bf Ehrenfeld
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) CGN - SAW

$102 - $314

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) DUS - SAW

$99 - $301

Train to Brussels, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Istanbul (IST) BRU - IST

$112 - $363

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Istanbul (IST) FRA - IST

$88 - $314

Train, bus  •  35 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

$186 - $322

Bus Georg  •  43 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Istanbul

$164 - $384

Bus EAAA  •  47 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen to Kardzhali
  2. Take the bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul

$114 - $178

Train, night train  •  47 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  4. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$334 - $481

Taxi, train, drive  •  24 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aachen to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Istanbul

$527 - $736

Drive  •  23 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Istanbul 1553.8 miles

$320 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Istanbul is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Istanbul is to train and fly which takes 6 h 55 min and costs 95€ - 280€.

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The distance between Aachen and Istanbul is 2063 km. The road distance is 2486 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Aachen to Istanbul, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Aachen and arriving at Istanbul via Haskovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Aachen to Istanbul via Haskovo in around 43 h 30 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Beirut
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul via Beirut
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $4,900
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Istanbul via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Tunis
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Ehrenfeld Bf Ehrenfeld
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln-Ehrenfeld
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $95
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$95 - $120
First
$190 - $200
Second Class
$55 - $120
Train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Ehrenfeld, Köln-Ehrenfeld
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, West Bf to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Aachen to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Aachen to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
39 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Book at
georg-bg.com
Other operators
Taxi from Aachen to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de

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