There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Diyarbakır by plane, taxi, bus, ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Istanbul to Diyarbakir  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Diyarbakir (DIY) IST - DIY

$41 - $201

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  28 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht
  3. Take the train from Ankara to Diyarbakır

$13 - $19

4 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Diyarbakir (DIY) SAW - DIY

$58 - $186

Fly Istanbul to Mardin, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Mardin (MQM) IST - MQM
  2. Take a taxi from Mardin to Diyarbakır

$126 - $411

Bus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Diyarbakır

$18 - $26

Drive  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Diyarbakır 905.5 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Diyarbakır is to ferry and train which costs 80 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 28 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Diyarbakır is to fly which costs 250 ₺ - 1.300 ₺ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Diyarbakır is 1026 km. The road distance is 1448.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Istanbul to Diyarbakır, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Diyarbakır is 1449 km. It takes approximately 16 h 20 min to drive from Istanbul to Diyarbakır.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Diyarbakır.
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  • Distance: 641.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Diyarbakır, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines and Onur Air fly from Istanbul to Diyarbakır every 3 hours. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Diyarbakır twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 19 h 32 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Istanbul to Diyarbakir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Istanbul to Mardin
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Istanbul to Mardin via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Diyarbakır
Ave. Duration
20 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Diyarbakır
Ave. Duration
19 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Mardin to Diyarbakır
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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