There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Chernivtsi by plane, train, bus, 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.

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Fly to Chernivtsi  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Chernivtsi (CWC) IST - CWC

$93 - $318

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Bus  •  26 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to Suceava
  3. Take the bus from Suceava to Chernivci

$53 - $76

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Fly to Suceava, train  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Suceava (SCV) IST - SCV
  2. Take the train from Suceava-Nord to Vadul Siret
  3. Take the train from Vadul Siret to Chernovcy

$145 - $372

Fly to Lviv, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Lviv (LWO) IST - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Chernovcy

$65 - $150

Bus, train  •  25 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Otogar to Kotel
  2. Take the bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
  3. Take the bus from Târgovişte to Ploiesti
  4. Take the train from Ployeshty Sud to Chernivtsi

Bus via Bucharest  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Bucharest
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi

Night train, train  •  34 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord Bosphor Express
  2. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi Bucharest

$63 - $87

Drive  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Chernivtsi 777.8 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Chernivtsi. However, there are services departing from Istanbul - Aksaray and arriving at Chernivci via Constanta and Suceava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 13 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Chernivtsi is 843 km. The road distance is 1244.5 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Chernivtsi without a car is to bus and train which takes 25 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Istanbul to Chernivtsi, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by TransEvren, depart from Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Chernivtsi is to fly which takes 8 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 13 min.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Chernivtsi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Istanbul to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Chernivci station.

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Chernivtsi is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 12:48 PM in Istanbul and 12:48 PM in Chernivtsi.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Chernivtsi is 1244 km. It takes approximately 16 h 32 min to drive from Istanbul to Chernivtsi.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Chernivtsi.
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  • Distance: 527.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Chernivtsi, Ukraine?

Ukraine International Airlines and Turkish Airlines fly from Istanbul to Chernivtsi 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Chernivtsi via Constanta, Suceava, and Suceava in around 26 h 13 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Chernivtsi via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Chernivtsi via Odesa, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Lviv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Suceava via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Lviv
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Gara Suceava Nord to Vadul-Siret
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Ployeshty Sud to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Vadul Siret to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$10 - $14
Train from Lvov to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$13 - $18
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Otogar to Kotel
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kotel Municipal Transport
Website
kotel.bg
Bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kotel.bg
Grup ATYC
Phone
+4-0743-335.888
Website
atyc.autogari.ro
Bus from Târgovişte to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
atyc.autogari.ro
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
RVG
Phone
0231 531589
Email
office@rvg.ro
Website
rvg.ro
Bus from Constanta to Suceava
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
rvg.ro
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Suceava to Chernivci
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Shumen
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Orlan S.R.O
Phone
+420/ 222 314 182
Email
office@orlan.cz
Website
orlan.cz
Bus from Shumen to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
orlan.cz

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Turkish Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Chernivtsi Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Chernivtsi. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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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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