There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale by plane, bus, car ferry or car

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 to Canakkale  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Canakkale (CKZ) IST - CKZ

$31 - $191

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
  2. Take the bus from Bandırma to Canakkale

$9 - $23

3 alternative options

Fly to Edremit, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Edremit (EDO) IST - EDO
  2. Take the bus from Edremit to Çanakkale

$97 - $349

Bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kesan
  2. Take the bus from Kesan to Canakkale

$14 - $24

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Çanakkale 256.5 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale is to bus which costs 65 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale is to fly which takes 2 h 24 min and costs 140 ₺ - 950 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Çanakkale is 235 km. The road distance is 410 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Çanakkale, Turkey?

Onur Air flies from Istanbul to Çanakkale once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Çanakkale via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, and Kesan in around 7 h 33 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Çanakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bandırma to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Keşan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kesan
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kesan to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $12
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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