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There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) by taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) 45.5 km

150 ₺ - 190 ₺

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Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) 45.5 km

40 ₺ - 65 ₺

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport 45.5 km

240 ₺ - 380 ₺

Istanbul → Istanbul Airport (IST)
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 184

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There are currently travel restrictions within Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Istanbul Airport (IST) is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Istanbul Airport (IST) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Istanbul Airport (IST) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) is to drive which costs 40 ₺ - 65 ₺ and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) is to taxi which costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺ and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Istanbul Airport (IST) is 32 km. The road distance is 45.5 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) without a car is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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It takes approximately 31 min to drive 45.5 km from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST).

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) is 46 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST).

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There are 45+ hotels available in Istanbul Airport (IST). Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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  • Distance: 32.2 km
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Istanbul Airport (IST), Turkey?

You can catch a taxi from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST) with Yesilpinar Taxi, Pera Taksi, Istanbul Taxi or Al's Taxi Istanbul.

Operators
Taxi from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport (IST)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
150 ₺ - 190 ₺
Yesilpinar Taxi
Phone
+90 212 427 34 34
Website
onlinetaksi.com
Pera Taksi
Phone
+90 212 245 5498
Website
perataksi.com
Istanbul Taxi
Phone
+902163611807
Website
onlinetaksi.com
Al's Taxi Istanbul
Phone
+90 553 671 60 50
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport
Towncar from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport
Estimated price
240 ₺ - 380 ₺

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