There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Kayseri by plane, bus, ferry, train or car

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 Istanbul to Kayseri  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kayseri (ASR) IST - ASR

$23 - $113

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht
  3. Take the train from Ankara to Kayseri

$8 - $12

5 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Kayseri  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Kayseri (ASR) SAW - ASR

$19 - $103

Fly Istanbul to Nevsehir, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Nevsehir (NAV) IST - NAV
  2. Take the bus from Avanos to Kayseri

$52 - $278

Bus MetroTurizm  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Avanos
  2. Take the bus from Avanos to Kayseri

$17 - $29

Bus  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Kayseri

$11 - $17

Drive  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kayseri 477.6 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri is to ferry and train which costs 50 ₺ - 75 ₺ and takes 14 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri is to fly which costs 130 ₺ - 700 ₺ and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kayseri is 613 km. The road distance is 764.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Istanbul to Kayseri, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Kayseri is 764 km. It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to drive from Istanbul to Kayseri.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kayseri.
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  • Distance: 382.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Kayseri every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Kayseri via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, and Avanos in around 12 h 14 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $500
Flights from Istanbul to Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $170
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Avanos to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Avanos
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları

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