There are 13 ways to get from Amsterdam to Turkey by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam to Istanbul  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Istanbul (IST) AMS - IST

$68 - $236

12 alternative options

Fly Amsterdam to Izmir  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Izmir (ADB) AMS - ADB

$98 - $266

Fly Amsterdam to Antalya  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Antalya (AYT) AMS - AYT

$97 - $292

Fly Amsterdam to Ankara  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Ankara (ESB) AMS - ESB

$80 - $628

Fly Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) AMS - SAW

$81 - $351

Train to Brussels, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Istanbul (IST) BRU - IST

$142 - $404

Train, bus Alpar Turizm  •  38 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

$269 - $357

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  44 h 55 min

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

$135 - $216

Train, night train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Videle
  4. Take the night train from Videle to Halkali

$344 - $506

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia - Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

$91 - $153

Train, bus EAAA  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Burgas
  3. Take the bus from Burgas to Istanbul

$163 - $240

Drive, train  •  25 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from München Ostbahnhof to Istanbul

$395 - $592

Drive  •  25 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Istanbul 1667.3 miles

$400 - $600

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, KLM and 10 other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Sofia in around 44 h 55 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,600
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,300
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,300
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Izmir via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Beirut
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $75
1st Class
$70 - $100
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
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
$114
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Düsseldorf to Burgas
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Turkey is 2741 km. The road distance is 2668 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Turkey is to fly which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Turkey is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs 55€ - 200€.

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Amsterdam to Turkey, including transfers.