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There are 7 ways to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Gaziantep to Istanbul Ataturk  •  3h 50m

  1. Fly from Gaziantep (GZT) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) GZT - IST

$31 - $123

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Istanbul Otogari

$18 - $24

5 alternative options

Fly Gaziantep to Sabiha Gokcen  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Gaziantep (GZT) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) GZT - SAW

$49 - $157

Bus to Kahramanmaras, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Kahramanmaras
  2. Fly from Kahramanmaras (KCM) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) KCM - IST

$86 - $306

Bus to Kahramanmaras, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Kahramanmaras
  2. Fly from Kahramanmaras (KCM) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) KCM - SAW

$58 - $160

Bus, train  •  18h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Islahiye
  2. Take the train from İslahiye to Adana
  3. Take the train from Adana to Konya
  4. Take the train from Konya to Gebze
  5. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$20 - $31

Drive  •  12h 45m

  1. Drive from Gaziantep to Istanbul 717.9 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul is to bus which costs 100 ₺ - 140 ₺ and takes 17h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul is to fly which costs 170 ₺ - 700 ₺ and takes 3h 50m.

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The distance between Gaziantep and Istanbul is 850 km. The road distance is 1148.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 17h 55m and costs 100 ₺ - 140 ₺.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul is to fly which takes 3h 50m and costs 170 ₺ - 700 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 ₺ - 140 ₺ and takes 17h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Gaziantep Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaziantep to Istanbul is 1149 km. It takes approximately 12h 45m to drive from Gaziantep to Istanbul.

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AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Gaziantep Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2536+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaziantep to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 531.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

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

AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines fly from Gaziantep to Istanbul every 3 hours. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Gaziantep to Istanbul once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 17h 41m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Gaziantep to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Gaziantep to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Gaziantep to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Gaziantep to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Kahramanmaras to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Kahramanmaras to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Kahramanmaras to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Gaziantep to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Flights from Kahramanmaras to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $140
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Gaziantep to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $120
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from İslahiye to Adana
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Adana to Konya
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gaziantep to Kahramanmaras
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gaziantep to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
17h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gaziantep to Islahiye
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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The best way to get from Gaziantep to Gaziantep Airport is to bus which takes 35m and costs 7 ₺ - 10 ₺.

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