There are 5 ways to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Istanbul  •  2 h 49 min

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

$50 - $273

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Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Goreme to Istanbul Otogari

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  3 h 55 min

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

$43 - $137

Bus, train  •  10 h 26 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

$17 - $25

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cappadocia to Istanbul 462.2 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul is to bus which costs 70 ₺ - 130 ₺ and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul is to fly which costs 310 ₺ - 1.800 ₺ and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Cappadocia and Istanbul is 567 km. The road distance is 739.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 30 min and costs 70 ₺ - 130 ₺.

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

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The best way to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 310 ₺ - 1.800 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70 ₺ - 130 ₺ and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Nevsehir Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cappadocia to Istanbul is 740 km. It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to drive from Cappadocia to Istanbul.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Nevsehir Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2315+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cappadocia to Nevsehir Airport is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs 120 ₺ - 150 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Cappadocia to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 354.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Cappadocia to Istanbul 3 times a day. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Cappadocia to Istanbul 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $19 and the journey takes 9 h 16 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
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
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
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Goreme to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Göreme to Konya
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr

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