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There are 14 ways to get from Germany to Turkey by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Stuttgart to Izmir  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Izmir (ADB) STR - ADB

689 ₺ - 1.456 ₺

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Fly Munich to Izmir  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Izmir (ADB) MUC - ADB

715 ₺ - 2.187 ₺

Fly Berlin Tegel to Izmir  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Izmir (ADB) TXL - ADB

694 ₺ - 1.258 ₺

Fly Munich to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) MUC - IST

807 ₺ - 2.069 ₺

Fly Stuttgart to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) STR - IST

781 ₺ - 2.638 ₺

Fly Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) TXL - IST

836 ₺ - 10.240 ₺

Fly Munich to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) MUC - SAW

725 ₺ - 1.203 ₺

Fly Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7h 12m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) STR - SAW

849 ₺ - 1.022 ₺

Train, bus  •  34h 30m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

1.409 ₺ - 2.139 ₺

Bus via Sofia  •  37h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Sofia Serdica Hamburg - Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari Pernik - Istanbul

Bus  •  43h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Burgas Central Bus Station West Berlin - Varna
  2. Take the bus from Burgas West to Otogar

880 ₺ - 1.133 ₺

Train, night train  •  47h 8m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Videle Ir
  3. Take the night train from Videle to Halkali

1.033 ₺ - 1.729 ₺

Bus #2  •  47h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - ZOB to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Istanbul - Aksaray

Drive  •  21h 4m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Istanbul 2189.7 km

2.100 ₺ - 3.100 ₺

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Turkey is to fly which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 7h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Turkey is to fly which costs 80€ - 170€ and takes 5h 42m.

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The distance between Germany and Turkey is 2334 km. The road distance is 2189.7 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Turkey without a car is to train and bus which takes 34h 30m and costs 160€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 5h 42m to get from Germany to Turkey, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Germany to Turkey is to fly which takes 5h 42m and costs 80€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus via Sofia, which costs and takes 37h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Izmir Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Turkey is 2190 km. It takes approximately 21h 4m to drive from Germany to Turkey.

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Eurowings, SunExpress, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Izmir Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Turkey. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Turkey.
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  • Distance: 2334.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 42m

What companies run services between Germany and Turkey?

Eurowings, SunExpress and two other airlines fly from Stuttgart to İzmir every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Istanbul via Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Berlin Central Bus Station, Sofia Serdica, Sofia Serdica Bus Station, Istanbul Büyük Otogari, and Otogar in around 37h 39m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Munich to Izmir
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Munich to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Munich to Izmir via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Samsun
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Kayseri
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.200 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Istanbul Ataturk via Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Istanbul Ataturk via Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Munich to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Flights from Munich to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Flights from Munich to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen via Adana
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 1.700 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 1.700 ₺
Flights from Munich to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Istanbul Ataturk via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Flights from Munich to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Munich to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.100 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
800 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Flights from Munich to Izmir
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 4.100 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Izmir
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Munich to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 5.000 ₺
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Munich to Istanbul Ataturk via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 950 ₺
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
310 ₺ - 430 ₺
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
430 ₺ - 600 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 ₺ - 330 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
11h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Videle to Halkali
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 ₺ - 200 ₺
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
130 ₺ - 160 ₺
1st Class
160 ₺ - 200 ₺
Bus operators
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Sofia Serdica
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Racic Eurobus
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
250 ₺ - 310 ₺
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Burgas Central Bus Station West
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
800 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Website
Arda Tur
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
86 ₺
Website
Has Turizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 260 ₺
Schedules at
matpu.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Burgas West to Otogar
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 ₺ - 100 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Berlin - ZOB to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
28h 34m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Galaţi to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
260 ₺ - 400 ₺
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro

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The best way to get from Germany to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 3€ - 6€.

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