There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge by plane, shuttle, bus, ferry, bus and ferry or car ferry

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 Chania  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Chania (CHQ) IST - CHQ

$166 - $331

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  34 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Chania

$86 - $115

5 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion, Private transfer  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Irakleion (HER) IST - HER
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Frangokastello

$279 - $640

Fly to Sitia, Private transfer  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Sitia (JSH) IST - JSH
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sitia to Irakleion Airport
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Frangokastello

$474 - $1,260

Bus, Catamaran, ferry  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Rethymno

$218 - $313

Bus, Private transfer  •  35 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Heraklion
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Chora Sfakion

$313 - $539

Bus, carferry, car ferry  •  35 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
  2. Take the carferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
  3. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Piraeus
  4. Take the carferry from Piraeus to Chania

$136 - $323

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Imbros Gorge is 765 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge without a car is to bus and Catamaran and ferry which takes 26 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Chania Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Aegean Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Chania Airport.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Imbros Gorge. Prices start at $46 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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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge.
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  • Distance: 478.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Imbros Gorge, Greece?

Turkish Airlines, Olympic Air and three other airlines fly from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Irakleion via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sitia via Beirut, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sitia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Chania via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Bus operators
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Irakleion Airport to Frangokastello
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $370
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$186
Minivan
$267
Minibus
$365
Shuttle from Sitia to Irakleion Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$174
Minivan
$284
Minibus
$365
Shuttle from Irakleion Airport to Chora Sfakion
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$174
Minivan
$244
Minibus
$360
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Plovdiv to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Rethymno
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mytilene to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $140
Business
$131
2 bed outside Cabin
$89
4 bed outside Cabin
$82
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Mytilene to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$75 - $90
CABIN A4 outside
$75 - $90
Economy
$50 - $60
Car ferry from Piraeus to Chania
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$35 - $45

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