There are 5 ways to get from Bodrum to Istanbul by plane, bus, car ferry 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.

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Fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bodrum (BJV) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) BJV - IST

$30 - $173

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Bus  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari

$12 - $22

3 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Bodrum (BJV) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BJV - SAW

$23 - $107

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Güvercinlik to İzmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
  3. Take the bus from Bursa to Yalova
  4. Take the car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı

$18 - $30

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Bodrum to Istanbul 437 miles

$90 - $130

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The distance between Bodrum and Istanbul is 461 km. The road distance is 699.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bodrum to Istanbul without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 12 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Bodrum to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bodrum to Istanbul is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Bodrum Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodrum to Istanbul is 699 km. It takes approximately 8 h 40 min to drive from Bodrum to Istanbul.

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AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Bodrum Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2274+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bodrum to Bodrum Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Bodrum to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 288.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bodrum, Muğla, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines fly from Bodrum to Istanbul every 4 hours. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Bodrum to Istanbul 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $21 and the journey takes 13 h 10 min. Kamil Koc also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bodrum to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $450
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Bodrum to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Güvercinlik to İzmir
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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