There are 7 ways to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul by train, plane, bus, bus and 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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Train to Rome, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Civitavecchia to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) FCO - IST

844 ₺ - 3.039 ₺

Cheapest option

Train to Rome, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Civitavecchia to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) FCO - SAW

572 ₺ - 1.673 ₺

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Train, train to Naples, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) NAP - IST

796 ₺ - 3.440 ₺

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Tetovo
  3. Take the bus from Tetovo to Istanbul

671 ₺ - 913 ₺

Train, bus via Kapfenberg  •  36h 59m

  1. Take the train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bruck/Mur Rj
  4. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf Rj / ...
  5. Take the bus from Graz to Istanbul

1.288 ₺ - 2.525 ₺

Train, bus  •  40h 4m

  1. Take the train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

1.527 ₺ - 2.304 ₺

Drive  •  21h 32m

  1. Drive from Civitavecchia to Istanbul 2222.3 km

2.200 ₺ - 3.300 ₺

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 36h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 410€ and takes 7h 6m.

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The distance between Civitavecchia and Istanbul is 1430 km. The road distance is 2222.3 km.

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The best way to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 36h 42m and costs 85€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 7h 6m to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Civitavecchia. It is currently 11:04 PM in Civitavecchia and 12:04 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Civitavecchia to Istanbul is 2222 km. It takes approximately 21h 32m to drive from Civitavecchia to Istanbul.

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Tarom, Aegean Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 3252+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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Map of how to get from Civitavecchia to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 1429.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 6m

What companies run services between Civitavecchia, Italy and Istanbul, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Civitavecchia to Istanbul. However, you can take the train to Roma Trastevere, take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Istanbul Ataturk, then take the taxi to Istanbul. Alternatively, you can take the train to Roma Trastevere, take the train to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the walk to Rome airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the shuttle to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the walk to Taksim, then take the Metro to Istanbul.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.900 ₺
Flights from Rome to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.900 ₺
Flights from Rome to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Naples to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 4.400 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Rome to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Istanbul Ataturk via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Civitavecchia to Roma Trastevere
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35 ₺ - 80 ₺
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
70 ₺ - 80 ₺
Train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40 ₺ - 90 ₺
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
80 ₺ - 90 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110 ₺ - 220 ₺
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
200 ₺ - 220 ₺
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
75 ₺ - 320 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
75 ₺ - 110 ₺
Base Standard
180 ₺ - 240 ₺
Base Premium
230 ₺ - 320 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 ₺ - 490 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
140 ₺ - 190 ₺
Base Standard
280 ₺ - 370 ₺
Base Premium
340 ₺ - 490 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
280 ₺ - 850 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
280 ₺ - 380 ₺
Base Standard
490 ₺ - 650 ₺
Base Premium
550 ₺ - 850 ₺
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Civitavecchia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 ₺ - 70 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45 ₺ - 70 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 ₺ - 150 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
100 ₺ - 150 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 ₺ - 320 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
230 ₺ - 320 ₺
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
130 ₺ - 380 ₺
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
140 ₺ - 210 ₺
Smart Low Cost
130 ₺ - 180 ₺
Smart Flex
270 ₺ - 380 ₺
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
220 ₺ - 650 ₺
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
230 ₺ - 330 ₺
Smart Low Cost
220 ₺ - 310 ₺
Smart Flex
450 ₺ - 650 ₺
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 800 ₺
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
70 ₺ - 95 ₺
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95 ₺ - 150 ₺
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
SitBus Shuttle
Phone
(+39) 06.5916826
Email
sit@sitbus.com
Website
sitbusshuttle.com
Bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65 ₺ - 80 ₺
Website
SitBus Shuttle
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus and ferry from Rome to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
370 ₺ - 600 ₺
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Alpar Turizm
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Roma to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 1.900 ₺
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 ₺
Website
Has Turizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 ₺ - 220 ₺
Schedules at
matpu.com

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