Travel from Germany to Turkey

Bus or fly from Germany to Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and seven other airlines fly from Berlin to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Istanbul via Sofia in around 37 hours.

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How to get from Germany to Turkey

ModeDurationPrice
From Berlin Alexanderplatz (S) train to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, bus to Berlin Tegel airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 54 min$101
From München Marienplatz train to Munich airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 51 min$109
From Stuttgart Hbf (tief) train to Stuttgart airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 52 min$115
From Frankfurt(M)Konstablerwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 51 min$104
From Düsseldorf Hbf train to Dusseldorf airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 52 min$103
From Köln, Dom / Hbf train to Cologne/Bonn Apt airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.5 h 56 min$159
From Herderstraße line 173 bus to Hamburg-Barmbek, train to Hamburg airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul.6 h 11 min$126
From Berlin Alexanderplatz train to Berlin Schoenefeld airport, fly to Sabiha Gokcen airport, shuttle to Taksim, then Metro to Istanbul.7 h 8 min$120
From Berlin Alexanderplatz (S) train to Berlin, train to München, walk to Munich, bus to Otogar, then Metro to Aksaray.34 h 46 min$289
From Berlin bus to Sofia then bus to Istanbul.37 h$178
From Berlin, Memhardstr. bus to Berlin, bus to Plovdiv, bus to Otogar, then Metro to Aksaray.40 h 4 min$160
From Berlin Alexanderplatz (S) train to Berlin Hbf (tief), train to Budapest-Keleti, train to Videle, night train to Halkali, then taxi to Istanbul.46 h 7 min$167
From Berlin, Memhardstr. bus to Berlin, bus to Burgas, then bus to Istanbul.47 h 39 min$160
From Berlin drive to Istanbul.20 h 59 min$351

How long does it take to get from Germany to Turkey?

It takes approximately 5 hours 54 minutes to get from Germany to Turkey, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Germany and Turkey?

No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Berlin and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 hours.

Operators from Germany to Turkey

OperatorPhoneWebsite
S-BahnS-Bahn
BVGBVG
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
Onur AirOnur Air
LufthansaLufthansa
LOTLOT
Air FranceAir France
LuxairLuxair
KLMKLM
AtlasGlobalAtlasGlobal
Scandinavian AirlinesScandinavian Airlines
Istanbul Ulasim+90 212 568 99 70Istanbul Ulasim
Aegean AirlinesAegean Airlines
TaromTarom
Ukraine International AirlinesUkraine International Airlines
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Adria AirwaysAdria Airways
TunisairTunisair
EurowingsEurowings
Hahn AirHahn Air
Bahn DEBahn DE
Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines
HVV040/ 19 449HVV
HavatasHavatas
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
Alpar Turizm0090 212 658 18 51Alpar Turizm
Union Ivkoni02/989 0000Union Ivkoni
Metro PlusMetro Plus
Racic EurobusRacic Eurobus
Matpu02 952 50 04Matpu
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)+36 (1) 3 49 49 49Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)0700 10 200Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
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