There are 11 ways to get from Istanbul to Gibraltar by plane, bus, car ferry, night train, train, bus and ferry 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 to Gibraltar  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Gibraltar (GIB) IST - GIB

$291 - $1,001

Cheapest option

Fly to Malaga, bus  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Malaga (AGP) IST - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Marbella to Sotogrande

$141 - $1,236

9 alternative options

Fly to Tangier, car ferry  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Tangier (TNG) IST - TNG
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa

$278 - $1,969

Fly to Algeciras  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Algeciras (AEI) IST - AEI

$153 - $605

Night train, train, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Timisoara Nord
  3. Take the bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
  4. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Malaga Ave
  5. Take the bus from Fuengirola to La Linea De La Concepcion

$297 - $431

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Alexandroupoli
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Alexandroupoli to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna to Algeciras

$384 - $588

Bus, train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Barcelona
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Cordoba Central Ave
  4. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Algeciras Atr

$291 - $380

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Malaga
  3. Take the bus from Málaga to Sotogrande

$165 - $266

Bus Dary Commerce  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Málaga
  3. Take the bus from Málaga to Sotogrande

$201 - $230

Drive  •  38 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Gibraltar 2518.6 miles

$500 - $750

Drive, train  •  44 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  5. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  6. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  7. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  8. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Gibraltar

$567 - $874

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Gibraltar?

British Airways and Turkish Airlines fly from Istanbul to Gibraltar twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Gibraltar via Sofia, Malaga, Málaga, and Sotogrande in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gibraltar via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Malaga
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
HELITY Copter Airlines
Website
helity.es
Flights from Istanbul to Algeciras via Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Trenitalia Frecce
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$105 - $120
1st Class
$130 - $210
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Marbella to Sotogrande
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Bus from Málaga to Sotogrande
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Fuengirola to La Linea De La Concepcion
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
alsa.com
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Dedeagac
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Alexandroupoli to Bologna
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
27 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
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 Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
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
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
38 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$117
Schedules at
dary.bg
Bus from Burgas to Málaga
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$162
Schedules at
dary.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$45 - $50
Standard Car
$120 - $135
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Gibraltar?

The distance between Istanbul and Gibraltar is 3011 km. The road distance is 4030 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Gibraltar is to bus which costs 800 ₺ - 950 ₺ and takes 3 days 0 h.

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

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Gibraltar is to fly and bus which takes 11 h 12 min and costs 550 ₺ - 5.500 ₺.

Is there a direct bus between Istanbul and Gibraltar?

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Gibraltar. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at La Línea de la Concepción via Sofia, Málaga and Sotogrande. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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

It takes approximately 11 h 19 min to get from Istanbul to Gibraltar, including transfers.