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There are 2 ways to get from Istanbul to Israel by plane, train or bus

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Fly from Istanbul Ataturk, line 41 train, line 15 bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Tel Aviv (TLV) IST - TLV
  2. Take the line 41 train from Tel Aviv Haganah to רשל''צ משה דיין
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Moshe Dayan station to Golda Meir/Hahartsit

$99 - $462

Cheapest option

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, line 41 train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Tel Aviv (TLV) SAW - TLV
  2. Take the line 41 train from Tel Aviv Haganah to רשל''צ משה דיין

$91 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Israel is to fly and line 41 train which costs 500 ₺ - 2.400 ₺ and takes 7h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Israel is to fly and line 41 train and line 15 bus which costs 550 ₺ - 2.700 ₺ and takes 6h 10m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Israel is 1251 km.

It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Istanbul to Israel, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Tel Aviv Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Israel is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 9:10 PM in Istanbul and 8:10 PM in Israel.

AtlasGlobal, Royal Jordanian and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Tel Aviv Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Israel. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Israel.
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  • Distance: 782 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Israel?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Rishon LeZion. However, you can take the Metro to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, take the walk to Istanbul Ataturk airport, fly to Tel Aviv, take the walk to Nat-bg, take the line 50 train to Tel Aviv Haganah, take the line 41 train to רשל''צ משה דיין, take the walk to Moshe Dayan station, then take the line 15 bus to Rishon LeZion. Alternatively, you can take the Metro to Taksim, take the walk to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Tel Aviv, take the walk to Nat-bg, take the line 50 train to Tel Aviv Haganah, take the line 41 train to רשל''צ משה דיין, take the walk to Moshe Dayan station, then take the line 15 bus to Rishon LeZion.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Tel Aviv via Antalya
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tel Aviv via Amman
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from Tel Aviv Haganah to רשל''צ משה דיין
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from Moshe Dayan station to Golda Meir/Hahartsit
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
egged.co.il

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