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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep by plane, ferry, taxi, bus or car

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Fly Istanbul to Gaziantep  •  2h 18m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Gaziantep (GZT) IST - GZT

520 ₺ - 1.363 ₺

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Bus  •  18h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gaziantep

104 ₺ - 274 ₺

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Ferry to Sabiha Gokcen, fly to Gaziantep  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the ferry from Eminönü Ferry Terminal to Kadıköy
  2. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Gaziantep (GZT) SAW - GZT

240 ₺ - 521 ₺

Fly Istanbul to Kahramanmaras, taxi  •  3h 14m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kahramanmaras (KCM) IST - KCM
  2. Take a taxi from Kahramanmaras to Gaziantep

885 ₺ - 2.133 ₺

Drive  •  12h 26m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Gaziantep 1146.9 km

1.000 ₺ - 1.600 ₺

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gaziantep is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gaziantep is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gaziantep is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

Last updated: 2 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep is to bus which costs 100 ₺ - 280 ₺ and takes 18h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep is to fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.400 ₺ and takes 2h 18m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Gaziantep is 850 km. The road distance is 1146.9 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep without a car is to bus which takes 18h 52m and costs 100 ₺ - 280 ₺.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep is to fly which takes 2h 18m and costs 500 ₺ - 1.400 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 ₺ - 280 ₺ and takes 18h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Gaziantep Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Gaziantep is 1147 km. It takes approximately 12h 26m to drive from Istanbul to Gaziantep.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Istanbul Airport to Gaziantep Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Gaziantep. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Gaziantep.
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  • Distance: 850.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Gaziantep every 4 hours. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gaziantep once daily. Tickets cost 100 ₺ - 270 ₺ and the journey takes 17h 40m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210 ₺ - 800 ₺
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
220 ₺ - 800 ₺
Flights from Istanbul to Kahramanmaras
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440 ₺ - 1.600 ₺
Flights from Istanbul to Kahramanmaras via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
440 ₺ - 1.600 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160 ₺ - 420 ₺
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep via Ercan
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190 ₺ - 480 ₺
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 ₺ - 270 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kahramanmaras to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Estimated price
290 ₺ - 350 ₺
Piazza Taksi
Phone
+90 542 651 38 39
Website
kahramanmarastaksi.com
Kahramanmaraş Kültür Taksi
Phone
+90 537 470 83 83
Taxi Maras
Phone
+90 536 729 45 45
Website
xn--marataksi-32b.com
Batıpark taksi durağı
Phone
+90 542 717 16 44
Website
onikisubattaksi.com

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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