There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Bolu by bus, rideshare, taxi, 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 via Gebze  •  5 h 5 min

$14 - $22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 17 min

  1. 163.3 miles

$8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 49 min

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  2 h 37 min

  1. 163.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. 163.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. IST - ESB

$41 - $266

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Bolu is 225 km. The road distance is 261 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Bolu is to rideshare which costs 35 ₺ and takes 3 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Bolu is to taxi which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 700 ₺ - 900 ₺.

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

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

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Bolu via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, and Gebze in around 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ankara
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $550
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Bolu Otogar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Bolu
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Bolu
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Bolu
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from İstanbul to Bolu
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Istanbul to Bolu
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Pera Taksi
Phone
+90 212 245 5498
Website
perataksi.com
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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