There are 5 ways to get from Eskişehir to Istanbul by train, bus, rideshare, taxi 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

Train, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Eskişehir to Gebze Yht
  2. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Eskişehir to Istanbul

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Eskişehir to İstanbul 188.7 miles

$12

Taxi  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eskişehir to Istanbul 188.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Eskişehir to Istanbul 188.7 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Eskişehir and Istanbul is 191 km. The road distance is 301.9 km.

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The best way to get from Eskişehir to Istanbul without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Eskişehir to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eskişehir to Istanbul is 302 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Eskişehir to Istanbul.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Eskişehir and Istanbul. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Eskişehir to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 119.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Eskişehir, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Eskişehir to Istanbul every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Eskişehir to Gebze
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Eskişehir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Eskişehir to İstanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Eskişehir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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