There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia by train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Metro  •  1 h 3 min

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

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

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

$10 - $13

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

$15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia is to Metro which costs 9 ₺ and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia is to taxi which costs 45 ₺ - 60 ₺ and takes 19 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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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia, including transfers.

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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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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.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15
Signup at
uber.com
uberXL
$15
uberFAMILY
$23
Taxi from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Hagia Sophia
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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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