Travel from Berlin to Istanbul

Bus or fly from Berlin to Istanbul?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and 6 other airlines fly from Berlin to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, Racic Eurobus operates a bus from Berlin to Istanbul 5 times a week. Tickets cost $123 and the journey takes 29 h 14 min. Metro Plus also services this route 4 times a day.

How to get from Berlin to Istanbul

From Berlin, Invalidenpark bus to Berlin Tegel airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul. 5 h 47 min $99. From Berlin, Invalidenpark bus to Berlin Tegel airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen airport, bus to Kadıköy, then ferry to Istanbul. 7 h 3 min $117. From Berlin Alexanderplatz train to Berlin Schoenefeld airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen airport, bus to Kadıköy, then ferry to Istanbul. 7 h 5 min $130. From Berlin train to München, walk to Munich, bus to Otogar, then Metro to Aksaray. 33 h 40 min $291. From Berlin bus to Plovdiv then bus to Istanbul. 36 h 59 min $157. From Berlin bus to Sofia, bus to Otogar, then Metro to Aksaray. 39 h 27 min $167. From Berlin Hbf (tief) train to Budapest-Keleti, train to Videle, night train to Halkali, then taxi to Istanbul. 45 h 1 min $150. From Berlin bus to Burgas then bus to Istanbul. 2 days 0 h $145. From Berlin drive to Istanbul. 20 h 59 min $351.