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Recommended option

Metro  •  35 min

  1. M1

$1

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. 96T

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 10.1 miles

$9 - $12

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 10.1 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  40 min

  1. Yenikapi

$1 - $2

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

Istanbul Ulasim operates a train from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kumkapı every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, IETT operates a bus from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kumkapı every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 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 - $2
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Havatas
Website
havatas.com
Shuttle from Istanbul Airport to Istanbul Yenikapi IDO
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
havatas.com
Other operators
Taxi from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kumkapı
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul Airport (IST) and Kumkapı is 12 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kumkapı is to Metro which costs 4 ₺ and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kumkapı is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs 40 ₺ - 55 ₺.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ataturk Airport Havalimani and arriving at Yenikapi. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Havaalani dis hatlar and arriving at Yenikapi Istasyon. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

The Metro from Ataturk Airport Havalimani to Yenikapi takes 35 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.