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There are 7 ways to get from Corsica to Istanbul by plane, car ferry, bus, night bus, night train, car or ferry

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 from Bastia  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from Bastia (BIA) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) BIA - IST

1.071 ₺ - 3.721 ₺

Cheapest option

Fly from Ajaccio  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Ajaccio (AJA) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) AJA - IST

766 ₺ - 3.037 ₺

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Fly from Calvi  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Calvi (CLY) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) CLY - IST

942 ₺ - 3.286 ₺

Car ferry, bus, night bus  •  43h 40m

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Plovdiv
  3. Take the night bus from Plovdiv Central Train Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to Shumen
  3. Take the bus from Shumen to Istanbul

1.484 ₺ - 2.548 ₺

Car ferry, night train  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
  2. Take the night train from Nice Ville to Wien Hbf R / ...
  3. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  4. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

1.784 ₺ - 3.093 ₺

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  26h 19m

  1. Drive from Ajaccio to Bastia
  2. Take the car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio
  3. Take the ferry from Portoferraio to Piombino A2 / ...
  4. Drive from Piombino to Istanbul

2.061 ₺ - 3.432 ₺

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Corsica to Istanbul is to fly which costs 110€ - 470€ and takes 8h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Corsica to Istanbul is to fly which costs 140€ - 550€ and takes 5h 57m.

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The distance between Corsica and Istanbul is 1652 km.

The best way to get from Corsica to Istanbul without a car is to car ferry and bus and night bus which takes 43h 40m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 16m to get from Corsica to Istanbul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bastia Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 45m and has one stopover.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Corsica. It is currently 9:40 AM in Corsica and 10:40 AM in Istanbul.

Air Corsica, Germania, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Bastia Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2823+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at 208 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Corsica to Bastia Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs 24€ - 30€.

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Map of how to get from Corsica to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 1032.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 16m

What companies run services between Corsica, France and Istanbul, Turkey?

Lufthansa, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from Borgo to Istanbul every 4 hours.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Basel
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.200 ₺
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.300 ₺
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
800 ₺ - 3.200 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.300 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 13.000 ₺
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.800 ₺ - 10.000 ₺
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Calvi to Istanbul Ataturk via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 9.500 ₺
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Ajaccio to Istanbul Ataturk via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.300 ₺
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Nice Ville to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
19h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Website
en.oui.sncf
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 950 ₺
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Nice Airport to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
27h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Night bus from Plovdiv Central Train Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 ₺ - 60 ₺
Website
Huntur
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Shumen
Ave. Duration
46h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 1.600 ₺
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
160 ₺ - 290 ₺
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
320 ₺ - 650 ₺
Website
Corsica Ferries
Car ferry from Bastia to Portoferraio
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 600 ₺
Website
Corsica Ferries

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