There are 5 ways to get from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Metro  •  58 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ataturk Airport Havalimani to Yenikapi M1

$2

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Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ataturk Airport to Si̇sşhane 2 96T

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower 12 miles

$9 - $11

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower 12 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower 12 miles

$13

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ataturk Airport and arriving at Si̇sşhane 2. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower. However, there are services departing from Ataturk Airport Havalimani and arriving at Sishane via Yenikapi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Ataturk Airport and Galata Tower is 14 km. The road distance is 19.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower without a car is to Metro which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower, including transfers.

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Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower bus services, operated by IETT, depart from Ataturk Airport station.

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Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower train services, operated by Istanbul Ulasim, depart from Ataturk Airport Havalimani station.

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The best way to get from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower is to Metro which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 40 min.

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Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower bus services, operated by IETT, arrive at Si̇sşhane 2 station.

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Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower train services, operated by Istanbul Ulasim, arrive at Yenikapi station.

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Map of how to get from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Ataturk Airport, Turkey and Galata Tower, Turkey?

Istanbul Ulasim operates a train from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, IETT operates a bus from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
IETT
Website
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Ataturk Airport to Si̇sşhane 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13
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uber.com
UberXL
$13
Family
$19
Taxi from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Pera Taksi
Phone
+90 212 245 5498
Website
perataksi.com
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower is 19 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Ataturk Airport to Galata Tower.

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