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There are 6 ways to get from Bari to Istanbul by plane, ferry, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Istanbul  •  4h 52m

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

1.294 ₺ - 3.434 ₺

Cheapest option

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen, ferry  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BRI - SAW
  2. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Eminönü Ferry Terminal

368 ₺ - 1.564 ₺

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  22h 44m

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

394 ₺ - 463 ₺

Car ferry, bus  •  26h 39m

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

594 ₺ - 1.370 ₺

Ferry, bus  •  36h 6m

  1. Take the ferry from Bari to Durrës
  2. Take the bus from Durres to Gostivar bus station
  3. Take the bus from Gostivar to Istanbul

739 ₺ - 1.093 ₺

Drive, car ferry  •  28h 34m

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

1.539 ₺ - 2.587 ₺

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Conditions of entry into Turkey from Italy

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
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  • Health screen upon arrival
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Istanbul is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Istanbul is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Istanbul is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

Yes, entry into Italy from Turkey is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bari to Istanbul is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 22h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Bari to Istanbul is to fly which costs 140€ - 400€ and takes 4h 52m.

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The distance between Bari and Istanbul is 1012 km.

The best way to get from Bari to Istanbul without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 22h 44m and costs 45€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Bari to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bari Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Bari. It is currently 1:58 PM in Bari and 2:58 PM in Istanbul.

Turkish Airlines offers flights from Bari Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 10436+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Bari to Bari Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€.

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Map of how to get from Bari to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 1012 km
  • Duration: 4h 52m

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Bari to Istanbul 5 times a week.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bari to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.200 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Antalya
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Dalaman
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 3.300 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
490 ₺ - 1.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Tirana
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
310 ₺ - 1.500 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Venice
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
350 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Prague
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 2.600 ₺
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
490 ₺ - 1.900 ₺
Flights from Bari to Sabiha Gokcen via Venice
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Bus operators
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus and ferry from Bari to Struga
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
130 ₺ - 200 ₺
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Struga to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
257 ₺ - 261 ₺
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Durrës to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
270 ₺ - 440 ₺
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Durres to Gostivar bus station
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 ₺ - 160 ₺
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
340 ₺ - 550 ₺
Schedules at
ms.mk
Ferry operators
Ventouris Ferries
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
550 ₺ - 950 ₺
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
550 ₺ - 600 ₺
Car
850 ₺ - 910 ₺
Inside cabin 2 beds
800 ₺ - 860 ₺
Inner cabin 2 beds
850 ₺ - 950 ₺
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
310 ₺ - 700 ₺
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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