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There are 12 ways to get from Istanbul to Antwerp by plane, train, shuttle, bus, night train or car

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Brussels (BRU) IST - BRU

$91 - $333

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Brussels  •  8h 28m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Brussels (BRU) SAW - BRU

$113 - $779

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) IST - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal

$101 - $276

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SAW - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal

$113 - $392

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Charleroi, shuttle  •  9h 43m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Charleroi (CRL) SAW - CRL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Crowne Plaza Antwerpen

$97 - $426

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf, bus  •  9h 51m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Dusseldorf (DUS) IST - DUS
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen

$102 - $309

Bus, train  •  38h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

$254 - $342

Bus Georg  •  45h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Antwerpen

$289 - $391

Bus Karat-S  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas Bus Station South to Duisburg Mercatorstrasse
  3. Take the bus from Duisburg to Antwerpen

$172 - $245

Night train, train  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  6. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

$345 - $532

Drive, train  •  26h 38m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Antwerp

$394 - $579

Drive  •  25h 9m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Antwerp 1638 miles

$340 - $500

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Antwerp is to fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 7h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Antwerp is to fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 7h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Antwerpen via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Antwerp is 2191 km. The road distance is 2620.8 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Antwerp without a car is to bus and train which takes 38h 54m and costs 1.400 ₺ - 2.000 ₺.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Istanbul to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Antwerp bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Antwerp is to fly which takes 7h 4m and costs 500 ₺ - 1.900 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1.600 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 45h.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 35m.

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Istanbul to Antwerp bus services, operated by Georg, arrive at Antwerpen station.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 1369.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 4m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Antwerp, Belgium?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Istanbul to Antwerp hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Antwerp via Sofia in around 45h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $4,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Brussels via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Amsterdam Schiphol via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Crowne Plaza Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$260 - $330
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas Bus Station South to Duisburg Mercatorstrasse
Ave. Duration
40h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
Karat-S

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Antwerp is 2h behind Istanbul. It is currently 7:52 AM in Istanbul and 5:52 AM in Antwerp.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Antwerp is 2621 km. It takes approximately 25h 9m to drive from Istanbul to Antwerp.

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LOT, KLM, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 473+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at $73 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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