There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Ayvalık by car ferry, bus, train, 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

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 13 min

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

$9 - $19

8 alternative options

Car ferry, train, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
  2. Take the train from Bandırma to Balikesir
  3. Take the bus from Balikesir to Edremit
  4. Take the bus from Edremit to Ayvalik

$14 - $32

Bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burhaniye

$14 - $24

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Ayvalık 262.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Edremit, bus  •  4 h 23 min

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

$92 - $342

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Edremit (EDO) SAW - EDO
  2. Take the bus from Burhaniye to Ayvalik

$24 - $77

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Canakkale, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Canakkale (CKZ) IST - CKZ
  2. Take the bus from Canakkale to Ayvalık

$36 - $201

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Izmir, train, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Izmir (ADB) IST - ADB
  2. Take the train from Alsancak to Aliağa
  3. Take the bus from Aliaga to Ayvalik

$23 - $87

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Izmir, train, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Izmir (ADB) SAW - ADB
  2. Take the train from Alsancak to Aliağa
  3. Take the bus from Aliaga to Ayvalik

$23 - $82

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Ayvalık is 269 km. The road distance is 420.6 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Ayvalık without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 8 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to get from Istanbul to Ayvalık, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Edremit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Ayvalık is 421 km. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Istanbul to Ayvalık.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Edremit Airport.

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There are 149+ hotels available in Ayvalık. 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 Ayvalık.
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  • Distance: 167.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 13 min

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

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık 5 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $270
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $70
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $170
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Bandırma to Balikesir
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Alsancak to Aliağa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Yalova to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Balikesir to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Burhaniye to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Canakkale to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Aliaga to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Burhaniye
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Çanakkale to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Aliağa to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Truva
Website
truvaturizm.com
Bus from Canakkale to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
truvaturizm.com
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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