There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Metro  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ataturk Airport Havalimani to Yenikapi M1

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Havaalani dis hatlar to Yenikapi Istasyon 96T

$2

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia 11.3 miles

$8 - $10

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia 11.3 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia 11.3 miles

$12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia. However, there are services departing from Ataturk Airport Havalimani and arriving at Vezneciler via Yenikapi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Istanbul Airport (IST) and Hagia Sophia is 14 km. The road distance is 18.1 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia without a car is to Metro which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia, including transfers.

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Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia train services, operated by Istanbul Ulasim, depart from Ataturk Airport Havalimani station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia is to Metro which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia train services, operated by Istanbul Ulasim, arrive at Yenikapi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia is 18 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia.

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There are 2256+ hotels available in Hagia Sophia. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Istanbul Airport (IST), Turkey and Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey?

Istanbul Ulasim operates a train from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, IETT operates a bus from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
IETT
Website
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Havaalani dis hatlar to Yenikapi Istasyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12
Signup at
uber.com
UberXL
$12
Family
$19
Taxi from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$8 - $10
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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