There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Graz by plane, shuttle, train, bus 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 Graz  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Graz (GRZ) IST - GRZ

$80 - $261

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Bus BG Razpisanie  •  26 h 35 min

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

$70 - $112

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Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Zagreb (ZAG) IST - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof

$131 - $561

Fly to Vienna, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Vienna (VIE) IST - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Graz Hbf

$101 - $241

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  23 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz

$72

Drive  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Graz 951.6 miles

$190 - $290

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Graz. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Graz via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 35 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Graz is 1269 km. The road distance is 1522.6 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Graz without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Istanbul to Graz, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Graz bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Graz is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Graz Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Istanbul to Graz bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, arrive at Graz station.

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Graz is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 9:26 PM in Istanbul and 8:26 PM in Graz.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Graz is 1523 km. It takes approximately 15 h 4 min to drive from Istanbul to Graz.

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  • Distance: 793.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Graz, Austria?

Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Istanbul to Graz twice daily. Alternatively, Alpar Turizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Graz once daily. Tickets cost $71 and the journey takes 22 h 39 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Graz
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Graz Airport.

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There are 310+ hotels available in Graz. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs .

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