There are 8 ways to get from Ancona to Turkey by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus 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 Ancona to Istanbul  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Istanbul (IST) AOI - IST

$162 - $655

Cheapest option

Train to Bologna, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Istanbul (IST) BLQ - IST

$101 - $341

6 alternative options

Fly Ancona to Izmir  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Izmir (ADB) AOI - ADB

$142 - $485

Fly Ancona to Antalya  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Antalya (AYT) AOI - AYT

$156 - $710

Train to Rome, fly to Istanbul  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Istanbul (IST) FCO - IST

$117 - $353

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul Otogar

$179 - $265

Bus  •  33 h 45 min

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

$212 - $295

Drive  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Istanbul 1288.9 miles

$310 - $450

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Turkey is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ancona to Turkey is to train and fly which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 85€ - 300€.

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The distance between Ancona and Turkey is 1861 km. The road distance is 2062 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Ancona to Turkey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ancona to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Turkey?

Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines fly from Ancona to Istanbul every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ancona to Istanbul via Sofia in around 33 h 45 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ancona to Istanbul via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ancona to Istanbul via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Istanbul via Munich, Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,300
Flights from Bologna to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Rome to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,900
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,200
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,300
Flights from Bologna to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Ancona to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ancona to Izmir via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Ancona to Izmir via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Ancona to Istanbul via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Ancona to Antalya via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bologna to Istanbul via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Ancona to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg

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