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There are 7 ways to get from Apulia to Istanbul by plane, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, 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 Bari to Istanbul Ataturk  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) BRI - IST

$97 - $377

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  30h 51m

  1. Take the car ferry from Bari to Durrës
  2. Take the bus from Durrës to Istanbul

$73 - $183

5 alternative options

Fly Bari to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BRI - SAW

$104 - $391

Bus to Naples, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Foggia to Naples
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) NAP - IST

$92 - $329

Bus and ferry, bus  •  27h 28m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bari to Gostivar
  2. Take the bus from Gostivar to Istanbul

$93 - $176

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  35h 47m

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Katerini
  4. Take the bus from Katerini to Istanbul Otogar

$136 - $226

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 22m

  1. Drive from Bari to Brindisi
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Istanbul

$168 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Apulia to Istanbul is to car ferry and bus which costs 60€ - 160€ and takes 30h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Apulia to Istanbul is to fly which costs 80€ - 330€ and takes 4h 47m.

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The distance between Apulia and Istanbul is 1034 km.

The best way to get from Apulia to Istanbul without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 27h 28m and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Apulia to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bari Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Istanbul is 2h ahead of Apulia. It is currently 4:43 AM in Apulia and 6:43 AM in Istanbul.

Turkish Airlines and Aegean Airlines offer flights from Bari Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2536+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Apulia to Bari Airport is to train which takes 12m and costs 5€.

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Map of how to get from Apulia to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 646.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Apulia, Italy and Istanbul, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines and Aegean Airlines fly from Bari to Istanbul 6 times a week.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bari to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul Ataturk, Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Naples to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Bus operators
CLP Bus
Phone
081-5311707
Email
info@clpbusit
Website
clpbus.it
Bus from Foggia to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
clpbus.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Foggia to Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Bari to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
11h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Gostivar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Durrës to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
19h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Fier to Katerini
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
$70 - $80
Car
$110 - $120
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$110 - $125
Grimaldi Lines

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