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There are 6 ways to get from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş by ferry, taxi, rideshare, towncar, foot or bike

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

Ferry  •  38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Eminönü to Beşiktaş İskelesi

$1

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş 2.5 miles

$2 - $3

Rideshare  •  24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karaköy, Müeyyedzade, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Türkiye to Beşiktaş, Sinanpaşa, 34353 Beşiktaş/İstanbul, Türkiye 2.5 miles

$2

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş 2.5 miles

$13

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. Cycle from Karaköy Merkez to Çırağan Sarayı 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş is to ferry which costs 3 ₺ - 5 ₺ and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş is to taxi which costs 12 ₺ - 15 ₺ and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Eminönü and arriving at Beşiktaş İskelesi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Galata Tower and Beşiktaş is 3 km.

The best way to get from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş without a car is to ferry which takes 38 min and costs 3 ₺ - 5 ₺.

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The ferry from Eminönü to Beşiktaş İskelesi takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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There are 2245+ hotels available in Beşiktaş. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Galata Tower and Beşiktaş. 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 Galata Tower to Beşiktaş.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Galata Tower, Turkey and Beşiktaş, Istanbul, Turkey?

Şehir Hatları operates a ferry from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş hourly. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 15 min.

Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
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 Karaköy, Müeyyedzade, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Türkiye to Beşiktaş, Sinanpaşa, 34353 Beşiktaş/İstanbul, Türkiye
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13
Signup at
uber.com
UberXL
$13
Family
$19
Isbike
Website
isbike.com.tr
Bike from Karaköy Merkez to Çırağan Sarayı
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Galata Tower to Beşiktaş
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Pera Taksi
Phone
+90 212 245 5498
Website
perataksi.com
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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