There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Koper by plane, shuttle, bus, night 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.

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Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Ljubljana (LJU) IST - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale

$127 - $383

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Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  31 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Trieste Station Florentia Bus

$75 - $115

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Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Venice (VCE) IST - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

$116 - $651

Fly to Trieste  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Trieste (TRS) IST - TRS

$134 - $610

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Zagreb (ZAG) IST - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale

$142 - $633

Fly to Graz, shuttle, bus  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Graz (GRZ) IST - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper

$115 - $609

Bus Georg  •  26 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Ljubljana
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper

$143 - $229

Bus, night bus  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  2. Take the night bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Koper N909

$88 - $100

Drive  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Koper 986.2 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Koper. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Avtobusna postaja Koper via Sofia and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 37 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Koper is 1329 km. The road distance is 1577.9 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Koper without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Istanbul to Koper, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Koper bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Koper is to fly which takes 10 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Istanbul to Koper bus services, operated by Arriva Dolenjska In Primorska D.O.O., arrive at Avtobusna postaja Koper station.

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Koper is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 2:33 AM in Istanbul and 1:33 AM in Koper.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Koper is 1578 km. It takes approximately 15 h 29 min to drive from Istanbul to Koper.

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  • Distance: 830.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Koper, Slovenia?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Istanbul to Koper hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Koper via Sofia, Ljubljana, and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana in around 26 h 37 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Trieste via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$170 - $310
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $55
Private
$190 - $410
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$150 - $360
Arriva Dolenjska In Primorska D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
jpp.si
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
jpp.si
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota d.d.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Koper
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
apms.si
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Koper
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Izletnik Celje D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Koper
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Avtoprevozništvo Šamu Turs, Josip Šamu S.P.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Koper
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
jpp.si
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Koper
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
atvo.it

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Lufthansa, Adria Airways and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 2763+ hotels available in Koper. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs .

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