There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to İznik by ferry, train, taxi, car ferry, bus or car

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Ferry, train, taxi  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to İzmit Yht
  3. Take a taxi from İzmit to İznik

$27 - $36

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Yalova
  2. Take the bus from Yalova to Iznik

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to İznik 86.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to İznik 86.3 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and İznik is 92 km. The road distance is 138.1 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to İznik without a car is to ferry and train and taxi which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Istanbul to İznik, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to İznik is 138 km. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Istanbul to İznik.

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There are six+ hotels available in İznik. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to İznik.
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  • Distance: 57.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to İznik. However, you can take the ferry to Kadıköy, take the walk to Kadikoy, take the Metro to Kartal, take the line 251 bus to Pendi̇k YHT İstasyonu, take the walk to Pendik, take the train to İzmit, then take the taxi to İznik. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Istanbul to İznik via Yalova in around 3 h 59 min.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
+90 444 8 233
Train from Pendik to İzmit
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from İzmit to İznik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30

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