There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge by plane, shuttle, bus, car ferry or bus and 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  •  8 h 5 min

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

$171 - $341

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  33 h 47 min

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

$95 - $136

5 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Irakleion (HER) IST - HER

$291 - $661

Fly to Sitia, Private transfer  •  13 h 49 min

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

$566 - $1,761

Bus, car ferry via Santorini  •  26 h 26 min

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

$233 - $388

Bus, car ferry  •  27 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Chania

$153 - $273

Bus, Private transfer  •  35 h 11 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

$331 - $568

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

Turkish Airlines, Olympic Air and six other airlines fly from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Istanbul to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Irakleion via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Sitia via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Sitia via Beirut, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Istanbul to Chania via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Sitia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Chania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Istanbul to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul to Chania via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Istanbul to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
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
$190 - $390
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$196
Minivan
$282
Minibus
$386
Shuttle from Irakleion Airport to Chora Sfakion
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $380
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$184
Minivan
$257
Minibus
$380
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 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
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
$35 - $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
$52
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
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
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Plovdiv to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
23 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105 - $115
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$80 - $110
Silver
$72
Club Class
$85
Car ferry from Santorini to Rethymno
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Silver
$97
Club Class
$107
Platinum Class
$122
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $110
Business
$104
VIP
$97
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Chania
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $120
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $85
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $85
Economy
$40 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge?

The distance between Istanbul and Imbros Gorge is 765 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge?

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 380 ₺ - 600 ₺ and takes 33 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge?

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge is to fly which takes 8 h 5 min and costs 700 ₺ - 1.400 ₺.

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge?

It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Istanbul to Imbros Gorge, including transfers.