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There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Kayseri by plane, bus, 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 Ataturk to Kayseri  •  4 h 24 min

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

$23 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Ankara Yht
  3. Take the train from Ankara to Kayseri

$10 - $18

6 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Kayseri  •  5 h 23 min

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

$19 - $104

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Nevsehir, bus  •  5 h 14 min

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

$53 - $280

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Nevsehir, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Nevsehir (NAV) SAW - NAV
  2. Take the bus from Avanos to Kayseri

$46 - $146

Bus MetroTurizm  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Nevsehir
  2. Take the bus from Nevşehir to Kayseri

$18 - $32

Bus  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Kayseri

$12 - $18

Drive  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kayseri 477.6 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri is to bus which costs 65 ₺ - 100 ₺ and takes 13 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri is to fly which costs 120 ₺ - 650 ₺ and takes 4 h 24 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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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 41 min and costs 100 ₺ - 180 ₺.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Istanbul to Kayseri, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kayseri is to fly which takes 4 h 24 min and costs 120 ₺ - 650 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 ₺ - 180 ₺ and takes 12 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kayseri Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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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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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kayseri Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Kayseri. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kayseri.
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  • Distance: 382.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 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, Nevşehir, and Nevşehir in around 12 h 41 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $100
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 Gebze to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 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 Nevşehir to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr

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