There are 7 ways to get from Bodrum to Mytilene by bus, car ferry, ferry, taxi or plane

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Bus, car ferry  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodrum to Izmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$24 - $47

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Bus Kamil Koc, car ferry  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Güvercinlik to İzmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$25 - $49

Ferry, car ferry  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bodrum to Kos
  2. Take the car ferry from Kos to Vathy, Samos
  3. Take the car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Mytilene

$90 - $187

Catamaran, car ferry  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Patmos
  2. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Mytilene F/B Diagoras

$119 - $149

Taxi, car ferry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bodrum to Ayvalık
  2. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$115 - $149

Catamaran to Kos, fly to Mytilini  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Kos
  2. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Mytilini (MJT) KGS - MJT

$124 - $503

Fly Bodrum to Edremit, car ferry  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bodrum (BJV) to Edremit (EDO) BJV - EDO
  2. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$81 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bodrum to Mytilene is to bus and car ferry which costs 140 ₺ - 300 ₺ and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bodrum to Mytilene is to taxi and car ferry which costs 700 ₺ - 950 ₺ and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Bodrum to Mytilene. However, there are services departing from Bodrum and arriving at Mytilene via Kos and Vathy, Samos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bodrum and Mytilene is 242 km.

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The best way to get from Bodrum to Mytilene without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 10 h 5 min and costs 140 ₺ - 300 ₺.

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It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to get from Bodrum to Mytilene, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kos Airport to Mytilini Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Mytilene is 1 h behind Bodrum. It is currently 2:50 PM in Bodrum and 2:50 PM in Mytilene.

Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Kos Airport to Mytilini Airport.

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There are 126+ hotels available in Mytilene. Prices start at $43 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 9 ₺ - 13 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Bodrum to Mytilene.
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  • Distance: 151.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 5 min

What companies run services between Bodrum, Muğla, Turkey and Mytilene, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Bodrum to Mytilene. However, you can take the bus to Izmir, take the bus to Ayvalik, take the walk to Ayvalık, then take the car ferry to Mitilini. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bodrum to Mytilene via Güvercinlik, İzmir, Izmir, Ayvalik, and Ayvalık in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Mytilini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bodrum to Edremit via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Bodrum to Edremit via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Bodrum to Edremit via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Mytilini via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Kos to Mytilini via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bodrum to Edremit via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Izmir
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to İzmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Güvercinlik to İzmir
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Bodrum Ferryboat
Website
bodrumferryboat.com
Ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
bodrumferryboat.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $70
Economy
$33 - $37
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$45 - $65
Business
$63
Car ferry from Patmos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $100
Business
$96
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Bodrum to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Other operators
Taxi from Bodrum to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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