There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Corfu by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, car or car 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

Fly  •  5 h 59 min

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

$101 - $551

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 12 min

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

$58 - $116

3 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry via Larissa  •  20 h 22 min

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

Train, bus and ferry  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Halkalı Station to Kapıkule Station
  2. Take the train from Dikea to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu X3

$97 - $147

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 43 min

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

$151 - $206

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Corfu is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 270 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 17 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Corfu is to fly which takes 5 h 59 min and costs 470 ₺ - 2.600 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Corfu is 781 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Istanbul to Corfu, including transfers.

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

Turkish Airlines, Olympic Air and 18 other airlines fly from Istanbul to Corfu every 3 hours.

Airlines
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Corfu via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Istanbul to Corfu via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Istanbul to Corfu via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Halkalı Station to Kapıkule Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Dikea to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$30 - $45
First Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.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
$45 - $70
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.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
Ferry operators
Ionian Seaways
Phone
+30 26610 38690
Website
ionianseaways.com
Car ferry from Sarandë to Corfu
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
ionianseaways.com

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