There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Bursa by bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Bursa

$9 - $19

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from İstanbul to Bursa 96.2 miles

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Bursa 94.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Bursa 94.5 miles

$19 - $29

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

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Bursa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Bursa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from İstanbul to Bursa
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Istanbul to Bursa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Bursa?

The distance between Istanbul and Bursa is 91 km. The road distance is 151 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Bursa?

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Bursa is to rideshare which costs 31 ₺ and takes 3 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Istanbul to Bursa?

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Bursa is to taxi which takes 1 h 36 min and costs 330 ₺ - 400 ₺.

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Bursa?

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Istanbul to Bursa, including transfers.