There are 7 ways to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Nevsehir to Istanbul  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Nevsehir (NAV) to Istanbul (IST) NAV - IST

$56 - $281

Cheapest option

Bus Kamil Koc  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Göreme to Umraniye

$21 - $29

5 alternative options

Fly Nevsehir to Sabiha Gokcen  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Nevsehir (NAV) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) NAV - SAW

$50 - $146

Bus to Kayseri, fly to Istanbul  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Göreme to Kayseri
  2. Fly from Kayseri (ASR) to Istanbul (IST) ASR - IST

$30 - $123

Bus, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Göreme to Konya
  2. Take the train from Konya to Gebze Yht
  3. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$23 - $33

Bus MetroTurizm  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Goreme to Bozuyuk Otogari
  2. Take the bus from Bozuyuk Otogari to Istanbul Otogari

$21 - $32

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cappadocia to Istanbul 462.2 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul is to bus which costs 100 ₺ - 140 ₺ and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 260 ₺ - 1.400 ₺.

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The distance between Cappadocia and Istanbul is 567 km. The road distance is 740 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul, including transfers.

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Cappadocia to Istanbul 3 times a day. Alternatively, Kamil Koc operates a bus from Cappadocia to Istanbul twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nevsehir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Nevsehir to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Kayseri to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Kayseri to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Göreme to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Göreme to Konya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Göreme to Umraniye
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Goreme to Bozuyuk Otogari
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bozuyuk Otogari to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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