There are 14 ways to get from Istanbul to Germany by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Istanbul to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 4 min

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

$64 - $336

Cheapest option

Fly Istanbul to Stuttgart  •  6 h 56 min

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

$63 - $216

12 alternative options

Fly Istanbul to Munich  •  6 h 14 min

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

$81 - $188

Fly Istanbul to Frankfurt  •  6 h 4 min

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

$81 - $242

Fly Istanbul to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Dusseldorf (DUS) IST - DUS

$76 - $260

Fly Istanbul to Hamburg  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hamburg (HAM) IST - HAM

$73 - $251

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Munich  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Munich (MUC) SAW - MUC

$74 - $265

Fly Istanbul to Salzburg, train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$107 - $318

Bus, train  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$258 - $332

Bus Racic Eurobus  •  37 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Berlin

$154 - $177

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  40 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Berlin

$87 - $181

Bus EAAA  •  46 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Berlin

$127 - $191

Night train, train  •  47 h 37 min

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec

$264 - $398

Drive  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Berlin 1367.7 miles

$280 - $420

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Germany?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and six other airlines fly from Istanbul to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Berlin via Plovdiv, Berlin, and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 37 h 19 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Istanbul to Munich via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Istanbul to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Istanbul to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Stuttgart via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul to Munich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Hamburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Istanbul to Munich via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Munich via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$126
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Berlin
Ave. Duration
29 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$124
Schedules at
racicbg.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
matpu.com
Union Ivkoni
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Burgas to Berlin
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Germany?

The distance between Istanbul and Germany is 1807 km. The road distance is 2188 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Germany?

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Germany is to fly which costs 260 ₺ - 1.400 ₺ and takes 6 h 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Istanbul to Germany?

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Germany is to fly which takes 6 h 4 min and costs 330 ₺ - 1.000 ₺.

Is there a direct bus between Istanbul and Germany?

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Germany. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Berlin, Memhardstr. via Plovdiv and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Germany?

It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Istanbul to Germany, including transfers.