There are 10 ways to get from Istanbul to Berlin by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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

Fly Istanbul to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) IST - TXL

$63 - $335

Cheapest option

Fly Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) IST - SXF

$48 - $219

8 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) SAW - TXL

$76 - $511

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) SAW - SXF

$66 - $425

Bus, train  •  34 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$229 - $289

Bus Racic Eurobus  •  36 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Berlin

$142 - $162

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  40 h 24 min

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

$80 - $166

Bus EAAA  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Berlin

$114 - $165

Night train, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$315 - $494

Drive  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Berlin 1367.7 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Berlin is to fly which costs 290 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Berlin is to fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs 290 ₺ - 1.600 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Berlin is 1736 km. The road distance is 2188 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Istanbul to Berlin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Berlin via Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Berlin, Germany?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and seven other airlines fly from Istanbul to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Berlin via Plovdiv in around 36 h 58 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Schoenefeld via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Pristina
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Podgorica
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Antalya
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Berlin Tegel via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Lviv
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Schoenefeld via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wien to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Berlin
Ave. Duration
29 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$116
Schedules at
racicbg.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
Union Ivkoni
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Burgas to Berlin
Ave. Duration
40 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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