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There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Corfu by plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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 Corfu  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Corfu (CFU) IST - CFU

$66 - $321

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry #2  •  19 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Corfu X4

$48 - $96

5 alternative options

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Ioannina (IOA) IST - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa

$83 - $296

Bus, bus and ferry via Xanthi  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Xanthi
  2. Take the bus from Xanthi to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu X3

$67 - $116

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu X3

$51 - $101

Bus, car ferry  •  23 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Igoumenitsa
  4. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu

$90 - $126

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu

$148 - $212

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Corfu is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 280 ₺ - 600 ₺ and takes 17 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Corfu is to fly which costs 370 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Corfu is 781 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Corfu without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 16 h 50 min and costs 370 ₺ - 700 ₺.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Istanbul to Corfu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Corfu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Corfu is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 8:11 AM in Istanbul and 7:11 AM in Corfu.

Aegean Airlines, Austrian Airlines, TUIfly and four other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Corfu Airport.

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There are 2150+ hotels available in Corfu. Prices start at $34 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 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Corfu.
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  • Distance: 487.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Corfu, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and 13 other airlines fly from Istanbul to Corfu every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ioannina via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Bus operators
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Xanthi to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Ferry operators
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$10 - $12
Vehicle
$43 - $46
Corfu Ferries
Phone
+302665021000
Email
oscartrv@otenet.gr
Website
corfuferries.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr

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