There are 9 ways to get from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train, ferry 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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Fly Chelyabinsk to Istanbul Ataturk  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Chelyabinsk (CEK) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) CEK - IST

$111 - $271

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Train, bus  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Tscheljabinsk to Moskva Kurskaja D
  2. Take the bus from Teplyy Stan to Cahul
  3. Take the bus from Cahul to Istanbul

$102 - $228

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Fly Chelyabinsk to Sabiha Gokcen  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Chelyabinsk (CEK) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) CEK - SAW

$133 - $335

Train to Koltsovo, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Tscheljabinsk to Ekaterinburg Pass.
  2. Fly from Koltsovo (SVX) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) SVX - IST

$134 - $325

Train, car ferry, bus  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Tscheljabinsk to Sochi
  2. Take the car ferry from Sochi to Trabzon
  3. Take the bus from Trabzon to Istanbul Otogari

$126 - $217

Bus  •  3 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Chelyabinsk to Ufa South 767
  2. Take the bus from Ufa to Vladikavkaz
  3. Take the bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
  4. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul

$105 - $145

Train, night train  •  4 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Tscheljabinsk to Ekaterinburg Pass. D
  2. Take the train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Orscha Central D
  3. Take the train from Orscha Central to Kiev Pass D
  4. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  5. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$139 - $253

Train, bus, ferry  •  4 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Tscheljabinsk to Millerowo D
  2. Take the bus from Millerovo to Odessa
  3. Take the ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$154 - $310

Drive  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Drive from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul 2409.2 miles

$490 - $750

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chelyabinsk and Istanbul is 2840 km. The road distance is 3854.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 days 14 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul is to fly which takes 10 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 days 19 h.

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There is no direct flight from Chelyabinsk Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Istanbul is 2 h behind Chelyabinsk. It is currently 7:44 AM in Chelyabinsk and 5:44 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Chelyabinsk to Istanbul is 3855 km. It takes approximately 2 days 5 h to drive from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul.

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Nordwind Airlines, Pobeda Airlines LLC and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Chelyabinsk Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2274+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chelyabinsk to Chelyabinsk Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 57 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 1775.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between Chelyabinsk, Russia and Istanbul, Turkey?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Pobeda Airlines LLC and Nordwind Airlines fly from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul via Ufa South, Ufa, Vladikavkaz, Tbilisi, Istanbul, Samandira Tesis, Istanbul Otogari, and Otogar in around 3 days 19 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Koltsovo to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Sabiha Gokcen via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from Koltsovo to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Koltsovo to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Tscheljabinsk to Ekaterinburg Pass.
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $17
2nd Class (Kupé)
$15 - $22
Train from Tscheljabinsk to Moskva Kurskaja
Ave. Duration
35 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$35 - $55
2nd Class (Kupé)
$60 - $95
Train from Tscheljabinsk to Sochi
Ave. Duration
2 days 17 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$45 - $75
2nd Class (Kupé)
$90 - $140
Train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Orscha Central
Ave. Duration
34 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Tscheljabinsk to Millerowo
Ave. Duration
43 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$35 - $55
2nd Class (Kupé)
$65 - $100
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
26 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Teplyy Stan to Cahul
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Millerovo to Odessa
Ave. Duration
31 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Cahul to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
autogara.md
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Trabzon to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
16 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ufa Regional Transportation
Website
rb7.ru
Bus from Chelyabinsk to Ufa South
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
rb7.ru
Avazar Bus
Website
avazar-bus.am
Bus from Ufa to Vladikavkaz
Ave. Duration
44 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
avazar-bus.am
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Book at
facebook.com
Metro Georgia
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
geometro.ge
Book at
geometro.ge
Ferry operators
Olympia Line
Website
olympia-line.ru
Car ferry from Sochi to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
in-sochi.ru
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
Ave. Duration
29 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
ukrferry.com
Lux
$200
Suite
$170
Standard
$145
Economy
$85
Şehir Hatları

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