There are 5 ways to get from Corsica to Turkey by plane, car ferry, bus, train or night train

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 to Istanbul Ataturk  •  6 h 20 min

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

$170 - $635

Cheapest option

Fly to Izmir  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Bastia (BIA) to Izmir (ADB) BIA - ADB

$160 - $495

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus Dary Commerce  •  43 h 41 min

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

Car ferry, train, bus, night train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ajaccio to Toulon
  2. Take the train from Toulon to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the bus from Milan to Sofia
  4. Take the night train from Sofia to Halkali

$330 - $469

Car ferry, bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 15 h

  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

$268 - $461

Questions & Answers

The distance between Corsica and Turkey is 2207 km.

The best way to get from Corsica to Turkey without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 43 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Corsica to Turkey, including transfers.

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

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Turkey is 2 h ahead of Corsica. It is currently 9:04 PM in Corsica and 10:04 PM in Turkey.

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

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There are three+ hotels available in Turkey. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Corsica to Bastia Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Corsica to Turkey.
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  • Distance: 1379.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Corsica, France and Turkey?

Lufthansa, Air France and five 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
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Basel
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Nice, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Berlin Schoenefeld, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Charleroi, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Paris Orly, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bastia to Istanbul Ataturk via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bastia to Izmir via Berlin Schoenefeld, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Toulon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.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
27 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Milan to Sofia
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Ajaccio to Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Ajaccio to Toulon
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk

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