There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher by plane, bus, bus and ferry, night train, train, taxi, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Shannon  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Shannon (SNN) IST - SNN

$236 - $871

Cheapest option

Fly to Dublin, bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Dublin (DUB) IST - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$115 - $364

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Shumen
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Shumen to London Victoria Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd X20
  5. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

$275 - $318

Night train, train, bus and ferry, bus, taxi  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Arad D
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit 720
  5. Take a taxi from Gmit to Cliffs of Moher

$312 - $394

Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, drive  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Bistriţa
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bistriţa to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  5. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$376 - $529

Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, drive via Ruse  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Deva
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Deva to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  5. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$291 - $417

Drive, car ferry  •  41 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  5. Drive from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher

$552 - $801

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher is to fly and bus which costs 700 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 13 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher is to fly which costs 1.400 ₺ - 5.500 ₺ and takes 12 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher via Shumen, London Victoria, Busáras and Dublin Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 5 h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Cliffs of Moher is 3152 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 5 h and costs 1.700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺.

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It takes approximately 12 h 18 min to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher station.

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Ryanair, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Shannon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 1969.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 18 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

Turkish Airlines, Aer Lingus and four other airlines fly from Istanbul to Cliffs of Moher every 3 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul to Dublin via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Shumen
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Ruse
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Shumen to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
46 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$169
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Matei Unitrans
Website
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
Ave. Duration
42 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Bistriţa to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
46 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Deva to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
42 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Bistriţa
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Orlan
Website
orlan.autogari.ro
Bus from Ruse to Deva
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
orlan.autogari.ro
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Gmit to Cliffs of Moher
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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