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There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Íos by bus, car ferry, ferry, car or plane

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Bus, Catamaran  •  24h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Ios Super Jet

$78 - $128

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Bus, ferry  •  24h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios Flyingcat 4

$85 - $133

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  30h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
  2. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
  3. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Ágios Kírykos
  4. Take the car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Naxos
  5. Take the ferry from Naxos to Ios

$144 - $298

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  25h

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kavala
  2. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
  3. Drive from Laurio to Rafina
  4. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$234 - $327

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Paros, ferry  •  9h 29m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Paros (PAS) IST - PAS
  2. Take the ferry from Paros to Ios

$120 - $350

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Athens, ferry  •  10h 10m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Athens (ATH) IST - ATH
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$103 - $266

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Athens, ferry  •  11h 29m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Athens (ATH) SAW - ATH
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Ios

$115 - $332

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Íos is to bus and Catamaran which costs 440 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 24h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Íos is to fly and ferry which costs 650 ₺ - 2.000 ₺ and takes 9h 29m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Íos is 572 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Íos without a car is to bus and Catamaran which takes 24h 5m and costs 440 ₺ - 750 ₺.

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It takes approximately 24h 5m to get from Istanbul to Íos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Paros Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Íos is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 7:08 AM in Istanbul and 6:08 AM in Íos.

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Sky Express and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Paros Airport.

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There are 148+ hotels available in Íos. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Íos.
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  • Distance: 357.5 miles
  • Duration: 24h 5m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Íos, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Íos. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul Otogar, take the bus to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Υπεραστικων, take the line 420 bus to Γουναρη, take the walk to Piraeus, then take the Catamaran to Ios. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Istanbul to Íos via Otogar, Istanbul Otogar, Athens, Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου, Athens Airport, Rafina Bus Station, and Rafina in around 24h 44m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Paros to Ios
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Ios
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $80
Business
$78
Car ferry from Mytilene to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $85
Business
$82
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$48
Car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
Ave. Duration
14h 1m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$100 - $140
Business
$136
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $65
Economy
$24 - $28

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