There are 5 ways to get from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) by ferry, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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, Metro, line 251 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the Metro from Kadikoy to Kartal M4
  3. Take the line 251 bus from Kartal to Pendik 251

$3 - $4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) 26.4 miles

$21 - $26

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) 26.4 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Istanbul Taksim Square to Sabiha Gokcen Airport Sabiha Gökçen Havalimanı

$4 - $8

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) 26.4 miles

$22 - $28

What companies run services between Galata Tower, Turkey and Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW). However, you can take the walk to Karaköy, take the ferry to Kadıköy, take the walk to Kadikoy, take the Metro to Kartal, take the line 251 bus to Pendik, then take the bus to Sabiha Gokcen. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW).

Train operators
Bus operators
IETT
Website
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Kartal to Pendik
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Havatas
Website
havatas.com
Shuttle from Istanbul Taksim Square to Sabiha Gokcen Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
havatas.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
uberXL
$22 - $28
uberFAMILY
$24 - $28
Taxi from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Galata Tower and Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is 31 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is to ferry and Metro and line 251 bus which costs 16 ₺ - 19 ₺ and takes 2 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs 100 ₺ - 130 ₺.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Galata Tower to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), including transfers.