There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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 Istanbul to Ercan  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Ercan (ECN) IST - ECN

$41 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus MetroTurizm, car ferry  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
  2. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia Sea bus

$35 - $42

6 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Ercan (ECN) SAW - ECN

$38 - $134

Fly Istanbul to Larnaca  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Larnaca (LCA) IST - LCA

$112 - $182

Bus, train, car ferry  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Konya Yht
  3. Take the bus from Konya to Tasucu
  4. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia

$38 - $48

Bus, train, car ferry via Karaman  •  17 h 19 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(TR) YHT to Karaman
  4. Take the bus from Karaman to Tasucu
  5. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia

$40 - $53

Bus Kamil Koc, car ferry  •  22 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Erdemli
  2. Take the bus from Erdemli to Silifke
  3. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia

$46 - $55

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Taşucu
  2. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia Sea bus

$155 - $214

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia is to bus and car ferry which costs 210 ₺ - 270 ₺ and takes 20 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia is to fly which costs 250 ₺ - 900 ₺ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kyrenia is 738 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia without a car is to bus and train and car ferry which takes 16 h 51 min and costs 230 ₺ - 300 ₺.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Ercan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Kyrenia is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 6:30 PM in Istanbul and 6:30 PM in Kyrenia.

AtlasGlobal, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Ercan Airport.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Kyrenia. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Kyrenia.
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  • Distance: 461 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Kyrenia, Cyprus?

Turkish Airlines, AtlasGlobal and Pegasus Airlines fly from Istanbul to Kyrenia every 2 hours.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Adana
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Cairo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $3,500
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Minsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Beirut
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
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(TR) YHT to Karaman
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
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 Konya to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Karaman to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
14 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Erdemli
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Erdemli to Silifke
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com

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