There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Kapıkule by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Kapikule

$26 - $35

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Halkalı Station to Kapıkule Station 81724

$32 - $40

Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Muratli
  2. Take the train from Muratli to Kapıkule Station 81724

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kapıkule 156.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kutahya (KZR) IST - KZR
  2. Take the train from Çorlu to Kapıkule Station

$133 - $452

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Kapıkule, Turkey?

Huntur Travel operates a bus from Istanbul to Kapıkule twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, Turkish Railways (TCDD) operates a train from Istanbul to Kapıkule once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kutahya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Halkalı Station to Kapıkule Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Muratli to Kapıkule Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Çorlu to Kapıkule Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Muratli
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Kapıkule is 227 km. The road distance is 250 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kapıkule is to bus which costs 120 ₺ - 170 ₺ and takes 5 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kapıkule is to drive which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 170 ₺ - 260 ₺.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Istanbul to Kapıkule, including transfers.