There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Kilis by plane, taxi, ferry, train, bus 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 from Istanbul, taxi  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Gaziantep (GZT) IST - GZT
  2. Take a taxi from Gaziantep to Kilis

$56 - $186

Cheapest option

Ferry, train, bus  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara YHT
  3. Take the bus from Ankara to Kilis

$28 - $45

2 alternative options

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, taxi  •  5 h 8 min

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

$79 - $213

Drive  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kilis 728.4 miles

$150 - $220

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

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Kilis. However, you can take the Metro to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, take the walk to Istanbul airport, fly to Gaziantep, then take the taxi to Kilis. Alternatively, you can take the Metro to Taksim, take the walk to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Gaziantep, then take the taxi to Kilis.

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 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Gaziantep
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Kilis
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Gaziantep to Kilis
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Kilis is 853 km. The road distance is 1165 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kilis is to ferry and train and bus which costs 130 ₺ - 210 ₺ and takes 18 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kilis is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 250 ₺ - 850 ₺.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Istanbul to Kilis, including transfers.