There are 6 ways to get from Dalyan to Istanbul by plane, bus, train 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 to Istanbul  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dalaman (DLM) to Istanbul (IST) DLM - IST

$47 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus MetroTurizm  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ortaca to Istanbul Otogari

$22 - $36

4 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dalaman (DLM) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) DLM - SAW

$32 - $129

Bus Kamil Koc  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ortaca to Umraniye

$27 - $41

Bus, train  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Akyaka to Denizli
  2. Take the train from Denizli to Eskişehir
  3. Take the train from Eskişehir to Gebze YHT
  4. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$47 - $64

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dalyan to Istanbul 468.6 miles

$95 - $140

What companies run services between Dalyan, Muğla, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines and AtlasGlobal fly from Dalyan to Istanbul every 4 hours. Alternatively, Kamil Koc operates a bus from Dalyan to Istanbul once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Dalaman to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $170
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dalaman to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Flights from Dalaman to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Flights from Dalaman to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Dalaman to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Denizli to Eskişehir
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Eskişehir to Gebze
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ortaca to Umraniye
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ortaca to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Akyaka to Denizli
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ortaca to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dalyan and Istanbul is 465 km. The road distance is 750 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dalyan to Istanbul is to bus which costs 100 ₺ - 170 ₺ and takes 14 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Dalyan to Istanbul is to fly which takes 2 h 21 min and costs 210 ₺ - 1.200 ₺.

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Dalyan to Istanbul, including transfers.