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There are 5 ways to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul by plane, ferry, car ferry, bus, shuttle or bus and ferry

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

Fly  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) CHQ - IST

$167 - $328

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  31h 49m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Chania to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Otogar

$83 - $118

3 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry, bus  •  25h 38m

  1. Take the ferry from Rethymno to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  3. Take the car ferry from Kos to Bodrum
  4. Take the bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari

$175 - $289

Ferry, car ferry, bus via Ayvalik  •  28h 36m

  1. Take the ferry from Rethymno to Mykonos
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Mytilene
  3. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  4. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari

$204 - $305

Private transfer, ferry, bus  •  31h 18m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chora Sfakion to Irakleion Airport
  2. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  3. Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar

$236 - $675

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 31h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul is to fly which costs 140€ - 290€ and takes 7h 57m.

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The distance between Imbros Gorge and Istanbul is 765 km.

The best way to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul without a car is to ferry and car ferry and bus which takes 25h 38m and costs 150€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chania Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Ellinair, Sky Express , Ryanair and three other airlines offer flights from Chania Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2424+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 478.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Imbros Gorge, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey?

Olympic Air, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Imbros Gorge to Istanbul hourly.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Chania to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Chania to Istanbul Ataturk via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Chania to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chania to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Chania to Istanbul Ataturk via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Chora Sfakion to Irakleion Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$173
Minivan
$242
Minibus
$357
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Email
info@e-ktel.gr
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus and ferry from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Rethymno to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Rethymno to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Turkish Sealines
Phone
+90 252 316 22 22
Email
reservation@turkishsealines.com
Website
turkishsealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
turkishsealines.com.tr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $120
Business
$114
4 bed inside cabin
$98
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92
Aircraft-type seats
$100
2 bed inside cabin
$243
3 bed outside cabin
$190 - $230

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