There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Íos by bus, car ferry, ferry, car or plane

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

Bus, Catamaran  •  21 h 53 min

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

$120 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus, carferry  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the carferry from Piraeus to Ios

$53 - $143

7 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  22 h 14 min

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

$115 - $168

Bus, carferry, car ferry, ferry  •  30 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
  2. Take the carferry 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  •  24 h 59 min

  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

$224 - $322

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Naxos Is, carferry  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Naxos Is (JNX) IST - JNX
  2. Take the carferry from Naxos to Ios

$111 - $438

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Paros, ferry  •  9 h 19 min

  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  •  9 h 40 min

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

$93 - $261

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Athens, ferry  •  11 h 9 min

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

$105 - $327

Questions & Answers

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 21 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 21 h 53 min to get from Istanbul to Íos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Naxos Is Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Íos is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 12:15 AM in Istanbul and 12:15 AM in Íos.

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

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There are 108+ hotels available in Íos. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Íos.
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  • Distance: 357.5 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 53 min

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 Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου, take the line 051 bus to Εφετειο, take the walk to Στ.Ομονοιασ, take the subway to Στ.Πειραια, 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, Αερολιμενασ Αθηνων(Τερμα), Athens Airport, Rafina Bus Station, and Rafina in around 22 h 14 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Paros via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
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
7 h 25 min
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
4 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
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
1 h 5 min
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
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $75
Business
$70
Car ferry from Mytilene to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$60 - $85
Business
$82
Ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$48
Car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$100 - $140
Business
$136
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $75
Economy
$35 - $45
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
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
Car ferry from Naxos to Ios
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $85
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $85
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$19 - $23
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com

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