There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Bozcaada by bus, car ferry, car, plane or bus and ferry

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 Kamil Koc, car ferry  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Canakkale Iskele
  2. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$10 - $13

6 alternative options

Bus MetroTurizm, car ferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Eceabat
  2. Take the car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele
  3. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$10 - $15

Bus, car ferry via Tekirdag  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tekirdag
  2. Take the bus from Tekirdag to Eceabat
  3. Take the car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele
  4. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$14 - $20

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Çanakkale
  2. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$54 - $77

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Canakkale, car ferry  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Canakkale (CKZ) IST - CKZ
  2. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$33 - $194

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Edremit, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Edremit (EDO) IST - EDO
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Edremit to Canakkale Iskele
  3. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$97 - $347

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Edremit (EDO) SAW - EDO
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Edremit to Canakkale Iskele
  3. Take the car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada

$29 - $82

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Bozcaada is 277 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Bozcaada without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 12 h 19 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 12 h 19 min to get from Istanbul to Bozcaada, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Canakkale Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

Search flights

Onur Air offers flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Canakkale Airport.

Search flights

There are 74+ hotels available in Bozcaada. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs .

More details

Map of how to get from Istanbul to Bozcaada.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 173 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 19 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Bozcaada, Çanakkale, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Bozcaada. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul, take the bus to Canakkale Iskele, take the walk to Çanakkale, then take the car ferry to Bozcaada. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Istanbul to Bozcaada via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, Eceabat, Çanakkale Iskele, and Çanakkale in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
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
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Canakkale Iskele
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus and ferry from Edremit to Canakkale Iskele
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Eceabat
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tekirdag
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tekirdag to Eceabat
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
GESTAS Deniz Ulasim
Website
gdu.com.tr
Car ferry from Çanakkale to Bozcaada
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
gdu.com.tr
Car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
gdu.com.tr

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including 5 incredible day trips from Florence by train, How do I buy a London Underground ticket? and Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass - to help you get the most out of your next trip.