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There are 8 ways to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul by bus, plane, 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

Bus, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Nissi Avenue to Oroklini Fire Station
  2. Fly from Ercan (ECN) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) ECN - IST

$43 - $144

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  25h 18m

  1. Take the car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
  2. Take the bus from Mersin to Istanbul Otogar

$36 - $44

6 alternative options

Bus, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Nissi Avenue to Oroklini Fire Station
  2. Fly from Ercan (ECN) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) ECN - SAW

$40 - $138

Bus, car ferry, train  •  19h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Famagusta to Kyrenia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Take the bus from Tasucu to Konya
  4. Take the train from Konya to Gebze
  5. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$46 - $56

Bus, car ferry  •  24h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Agia Napa to Nicosia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Take the bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari

$45 - $55

Car ferry, train, bus  •  25h 11m

  1. Take the car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
  2. Take the train from Mersin to Adana Station
  3. Take the train from Adana to Konya
  4. Take the train from Konya to Gebze
  5. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$36 - $46

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 46m

  1. Drive from Ayia Napa to Kyrenia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Drive from Taşucu to Istanbul

$167 - $243

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Agia Napa to Nicosia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Drive from Taşucu to Mudanya
  4. Take the car ferry from Mudanya to Yenikapı

$132 - $185

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul is to car ferry and bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 25h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 5h 34m.

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The distance between Ayia Napa and Istanbul is 802 km.

The best way to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 24h 6m and costs 35€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ercan Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Ayia Napa. It is currently 3:58 AM in Ayia Napa and 4:58 AM in Istanbul.

Pegasus Airlines, AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Ercan 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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Map of how to get from Ayia Napa to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 501.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Ayia Napa, Cyprus and Istanbul, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Ayia Napa to Istanbul. However, you can take the bus to Oroklini Fire Station, take the drive to Ercan airport, fly to Istanbul Ataturk, take the walk to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, then take the Metro to Istanbul. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Oroklini Fire Station, take the drive to Ercan airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the shuttle to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the walk to Taksim, then take the Metro to Istanbul.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Adana
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Mersin to Adana Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Adana to Konya
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Cyprus by Bus
Email
info@cyprusbybus.com
Website
cyprusbybus.com
Bus from Nissi Avenue to Oroklini Fire Station
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
cyprusbybus.com
Bus from Agia Napa to Nicosia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
cyprusbybus.com
North Cyprus Company
Website
northcyprusonline.com
Bus from Famagusta to Kyrenia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
northcyprusonline.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tasucu to Konya
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Mersin to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Cyprus Turkish Shipping Company
Website
kibrisdeniz.net
Car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
kibrisdeniz.net
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri

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