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  •  3 h 11 min

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

$27 - $36

Cheapest option

Ferry, train, taxi  •  4 h 3 min

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

$26 - $34

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Kefken 102.6 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kefken 102.6 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

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 3 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min 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 2 h 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: 3 h 11 min

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 line 251 bus to Pendi̇k YHT İstasyonu, take the walk to Pendik, take the train to İzmit, then take the taxi to Kefken.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
+90 444 8 233
Train from Pendik to İzmit
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Izmit to Kefken
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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