There are 5 ways to get from Bursa to Istanbul by car ferry, bus, rideshare, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mudanya to Yenikapı

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bursa to Istanbul Otogari

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bursa to İstanbul 99.7 miles

$7

Taxi  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bursa to Istanbul 97.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Bursa to Istanbul 97.5 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bursa to Istanbul is to rideshare which costs 42 ₺ and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bursa to Istanbul is to taxi which costs 340 ₺ - 410 ₺ and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Bursa and Istanbul is 91 km. The road distance is 156.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Bursa to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bursa to Istanbul is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Bursa to Istanbul.

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Map of how to get from Bursa to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 57.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Bursa, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Bursa to Istanbul hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min.

Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bursa to İstanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bursa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Instanbul Taxi Service
Phone
+90 532 421 6164
Website
istanbultaxiservice.com

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