There are 3 ways to get from Istanbul to Borno by plane or car

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Fly to Ndjamena, drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Ndjamena (NDJ) IST - NDJ
  2. Drive from Ndjamena to Gamboru

Cheapest option

Fly to Maiduguri  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Maiduguri (MIU) IST - MIU

$225 - $757

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Maiduguri 4628.5 miles

$950 - $1,400

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Borno is 3550 km. The road distance is 7405.5 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to get from Istanbul to Borno, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ndjamena Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 10 min.

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Borno is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 12:09 AM in Istanbul and 10:09 PM in Borno.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Borno is 7406 km. It takes approximately 4 days 15 h to drive from Istanbul to Borno.

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Royal Air Maroc, AtlasGlobal, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ndjamena Airport.

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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 Borno.
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  • Distance: 2218.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 32 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Borno, Nigeria?

Turkish Airlines, Air VIA and Arik Air fly from Istanbul to Maiduguri once daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ndjamena
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ndjamena via Yaounde
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ndjamena via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ndjamena via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ndjamena via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,500
Air VIA
Website
air-via.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Maiduguri via Abuja
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Arik Air
Website
arikair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Maiduguri via Abuja
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750

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