There are 3 ways to get from Istanbul to Darıca by train, bus, taxi 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

Metro, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the Metro from Aksaray to Otogar M1
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Darıca 37.2 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Darıca 37.2 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Darıca is 46 km. The road distance is 60 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Darıca is to Metro and bus which costs 30 ₺ - 55 ₺ and takes 1 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Darıca is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs 130 ₺ - 160 ₺.

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Istanbul to Darıca, including transfers.

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Darıca, Kocaeli, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Darıca. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul Otogari, then take the bus to Gebze. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Darıca.

Train operators
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Other operators
Taxi from Istanbul to Darıca
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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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