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There are 11 ways to get from Istanbul to East Germany by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night 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.

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Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) IST - TXL

69€ - 314€

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Fly to Munich  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Munich (MUC) IST - MUC

85€ - 189€

Fly to Stuttgart  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Stuttgart (STR) IST - STR

82€ - 226€

Fly to Frankfurt  •  4h 3m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Frankfurt (FRA) IST - FRA

81€ - 224€

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Salzburg (SZG) IST - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost

100€ - 311€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  33h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Prague
  3. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf

Bus, train via Munich  •  34h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ice

181€ - 252€

Bus, train  •  38h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Praha
  3. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf Ec

204€ - 275€

Bus  •  46h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Berlin - ZOB

Night train, train  •  47h 42m

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Lokoshaza
  3. Take the train from Lököshaza to Budapest-Keleti D / ...
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ice

207€ - 375€

Drive  •  21h 10m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Berlin 1365 miles

240€ - 360€

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to East Germany is to fly which costs 440 ₺ - 2.100 ₺ and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to East Germany is to fly which costs 550 ₺ - 1.300 ₺ and takes 3h 59m.

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The distance between Istanbul and East Germany is 1736 km. The road distance is 2184.1 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to East Germany without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 33h 53m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Istanbul to East Germany, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to East Germany is to fly which takes 4h 9m and costs 440 ₺ - 2.100 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 46h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to East Germany is 2184 km. It takes approximately 21h 10m to drive from Istanbul to East Germany.

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Aegean Airlines, KLM, LOT and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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There are 1154+ hotels available in East Germany. Prices start at 49€ per night.

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  • Distance: 1084.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and East Germany?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Istanbul to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Berlin via Galaţi, Berlin - ZOB, and U Kaiserdamm in around 46h 34m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 350€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 430€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1100€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Munich via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 400€
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 30€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
meridian-bob-brb.de
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Railjet
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
oebb.at
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 160€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wien Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
150€ - 230€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Lököshaza to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Videle to Lokoshaza
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 28€
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 22€
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
79€
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Prague
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
RegioJet
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Praha
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
170€ - 230€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Galaţi to Berlin - ZOB
Ave. Duration
28h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to taxi which takes 31m and costs 100 ₺ - 130 ₺.

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