There are 7 ways to get from Adana to Istanbul by plane, train, bus, rideshare 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

Fly to Istanbul  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Adana (ADA) to Istanbul (IST) ADA - IST

$29 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Adana to Istanbul

$17 - $23

5 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Adana (ADA) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) ADA - SAW

$27 - $50

Train, bus  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Adana to Konya
  2. Take the train from Konya to Gebze Yht
  3. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$17 - $24

Bus MetroTurizm  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarsus to Istanbul Otogari

$23 - $37

Rideshare  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Adana to İstanbul 584.5 miles

$27

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Adana to Istanbul 584.5 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Adana to Istanbul is to bus which costs 80 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 13 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adana to Istanbul is to fly which costs 140 ₺ - 320 ₺ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Adana and Istanbul is 709 km. The road distance is 935.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Adana to Istanbul, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Adana, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and two other airlines fly from Adana to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, Kamil Koc operates a bus from Adana to Istanbul 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Adana to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Adana to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen via Ercan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Flights from Adana to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Adana to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Adana to Istanbul via Ercan
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$25 - $120
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Adana to Konya
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tarsus to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Adana to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Adana to İstanbul
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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