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There are 7 ways to get from Chios to Istanbul by plane, car ferry, bus 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  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Chios (JKH) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) JKH - IST

$64 - $222

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus #2  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  2. Take the bus from Cesme to Istanbul Otogari

$34 - $49

5 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  2. Take the bus from Cesme to Izmir
  3. Take the bus from Kemalpasa to Yalova
  4. Take the car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı

$48 - $68

Car ferry, bus Pamukkale  •  11h 47m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  2. Take the bus from Cesme to Izmir
  3. Take the bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
  4. Take the bus from Bursa to Yalova
  5. Take the car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı

$39 - $54

Car ferry, bus via Ayvalik  •  14h 1m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chíos to Mytilene
  2. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  3. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari

$48 - $131

Car ferry, bus Kamil Koc  •  16h 30m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chíos to Mytilene
  2. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  3. Take the bus from Burhaniye to Istanbul

$52 - $136

Car ferry, drive  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  2. Drive from Çeşme to Istanbul

$93 - $138

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chios to Istanbul is to car ferry and bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 12h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Chios to Istanbul is to fly which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 4h 33m.

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The distance between Chios and Istanbul is 380 km.

The best way to get from Chios to Istanbul without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 10h 1m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Chios to Istanbul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chios Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Chios. It is currently 6:12 AM in Chios and 7:12 AM in Istanbul.

Astra Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Sky Express and two other airlines offer flights from Chios Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2424+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chios to Chios Airport is to taxi which takes 3m and costs 15€ - 19€.

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Map of how to get from Chios to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 237.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Chios, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey?

Olympic Air, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines fly from Chios to Istanbul every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Chios to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Chios to Istanbul Ataturk via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Chios to Istanbul Ataturk via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chios to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Chios to Istanbul Ataturk via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Cesme to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kemalpasa to Yalova
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Cesme to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Izmir Otogar to Bursa Otogar
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Burhaniye to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
EgeBerlik
Website
egebirlik.eu
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
egebirlik.eu
Erturk
Website
erturk.com.tr
Car ferry from Chíos to Çesme Port
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
erturk.com.tr
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Chíos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$23 - $35
Business
$29
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Chíos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$23 - $27
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com

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