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There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Kefken by bus, taxi, ferry, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Izmit
  2. Take a taxi from Izmit to Kefken

$27 - $35

Cheapest option

Ferry, train, taxi  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Istanbul to Izmit Yht
  3. Take a taxi from Izmit to Kefken

$26 - $34

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Kefken 102.6 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kefken 102.6 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kefken is to drive which costs 120 ₺ - 180 ₺ and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kefken is to taxi which costs 360 ₺ - 440 ₺ and takes 2h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kefken is 109 km. The road distance is 164.2 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kefken without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3h 11m and costs 150 ₺ - 200 ₺.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Istanbul to Kefken, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Kefken is 164 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Istanbul to Kefken.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Kefken. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kefken.
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  • Distance: 67.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 11m

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

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Kefken. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul Otogari, take the bus to Izmit, then take the taxi to Kefken. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Kadıköy, take the walk to Kadikoy, take the Metro to Kartal, take the walk to Kartal, take the line 251 bus to Pendi̇k YHT İstasyonu, take the walk to Istanbul, take the train to Izmit, then take the taxi to Kefken.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Istanbul to Izmit
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Izmit to Kefken
Ave. Duration
54m
Estimated price
$21 - $25

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