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There are 7 ways to get from Braşov to Istanbul by shuttle, plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Bus, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) OTP - IST

$67 - $184

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Train, night train  •  22 h

  1. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A R / ...
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali Bosphor Express

$34 - $42

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Bus, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) OTP - SAW

$74 - $218

Train, bus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A R / ...
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta Ir / ...
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

$44 - $62

Bus Metro Plus  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Braşov to Otopeni Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Razgrad
  3. Take the bus from Razgrad to Istanbul

$62 - $97

Bus TransEvren  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Braşov to Fetesti
  2. Take the bus from Fetesti to Istanbul - Aksaray

$46 - $67

Drive  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Braşov to Istanbul 543.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Braşov to Istanbul is to train and night train which costs $30 - $45 and takes 22 h.

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The quickest way to get from Braşov to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs $65 - $190 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Braşov to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Braşov and arriving at Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni Airport and Razgrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 48 min.

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The distance between Braşov and Istanbul is 582 km. The road distance is 869.5 km.

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The best way to get from Braşov to Istanbul without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 27 min and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Braşov to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Braşov to Istanbul bus services, operated by MementoBus, depart from Braşov station.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Braşov to Istanbul bus services, operated by Metro Plus, arrive at Istanbul station.

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Istanbul is 1 h ahead of Braşov. It is currently 6:59 AM in Braşov and 7:59 AM in Istanbul.

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  • Distance: 363.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Braşov, Romania and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Braşov to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni Airport and Razgrad in around 18 h 48 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Direct Aeroport
Phone
0371.503.503
Email
office@direct-aeroport.ro
Website
direct-aeroport.ro
Shuttle from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
direct-aeroport.ro
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Bus from Fetesti to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Braşov to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
mementobus.com
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Razgrad to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Braşov to Fetesti
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
fany.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Braşov to Istanbul is 869 km. It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to drive from Braşov to Istanbul.

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Tarom and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2369+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Braşov to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to bus which takes 2 h 27 min and costs $15 - $24.

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