There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Kilis by plane, bus, train, taxi 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.

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Fly Istanbul to Gaziantep, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Gaziantep (GZT) IST - GZT
  2. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Kilis

$41 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kilis

$16 - $22

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Fly Istanbul to Adana, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Adana (ADA) IST - ADA
  2. Take the bus from Adana to Kilis

$34 - $73

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Gaziantep (GZT) SAW - GZT
  2. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Kilis

$63 - $194

Fly Istanbul to Kahramanmaras, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kahramanmaras (KCM) IST - KCM
  2. Take the bus from Kahramanmaras to Gaziantep
  3. Take the bus from Gaziantep to Kilis

$107 - $369

Bus, train, taxi  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Konya Yht
  3. Take the train from Konya to Adana
  4. Take the train from Adana to İslahiye İstasyonu
  5. Take a taxi from İslahiye İstasyonu to Kilis

$38 - $53

Drive  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kilis 728.4 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kilis is to bus which costs 95 ₺ - 140 ₺ and takes 19 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kilis is to fly and bus which costs 250 ₺ - 1.100 ₺ and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kilis is 853 km. The road distance is 1165.5 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Kilis without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 18 h 16 min and costs 230 ₺ - 330 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Istanbul to Kilis, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Kilis is 1165 km. It takes approximately 13 h 26 min to drive from Istanbul to Kilis.

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AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Gaziantep Airport.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kilis.
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  • Distance: 532.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

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

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Kilis twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Istanbul to Adana
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Istanbul to Adana via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Istanbul to Kahramanmaras
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Istanbul to Kahramanmaras via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep via Ercan
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Istanbul to Adana via Ercan
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $120
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Konya
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Adana
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Adana to İslahiye İstasyonu
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gaziantep to Kilis
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Adana to Kilis
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kilis
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kahramanmaras to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Other operators
Taxi from İslahiye İstasyonu to Kilis
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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