There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Lake Tuz by plane, bus or train

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 Ataturk to Nevsehir, travel  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Nevsehir (NAV) IST - NAV
  2. Travel from Nevsehir to Lake Tuz

6 alternative options

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Ankara, bus, travel  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Ankara (ESB) IST - ESB
  2. Take the bus from Ankara to Kulu
  3. Travel from Kulu to Lake Tuz

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Nevsehir, travel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Nevsehir (NAV) SAW - NAV
  2. Travel from Nevsehir to Lake Tuz

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Ankara, bus, travel  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Ankara (ESB) SAW - ESB
  2. Take the bus from Ankara to Kulu
  3. Travel from Kulu to Lake Tuz

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Konya, bus, travel  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Konya (KYA) IST - KYA
  2. Take the bus from Konya to Cihanbeyli
  3. Travel from Cihanbeyli to Lake Tuz

Bus, train, travel  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Konya Yht
  3. Take the bus from Konya to Cihanbeyli
  4. Travel from Cihanbeyli to Lake Tuz

Bus, travel  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cihanbeyli Otogari
  2. Travel from Cihanbeyli Otogari to Lake Tuz

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The distance between Istanbul and Lake Tuz is 456 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Lake Tuz without a car is to bus and train and travel which takes 9 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Istanbul to Lake Tuz, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Nevsehir Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Nevsehir Airport.

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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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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Lake Tuz.
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  • Distance: 285.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Lake Tuz, Ankara, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Lake Tuz. However, you can take the Metro to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, take the walk to Istanbul Ataturk airport, fly to Nevsehir, then take the travel to Lake Tuz. Alternatively, you can take the Metro to Ataturk Airport Havalimani, take the walk to Istanbul Ataturk airport, fly to Ankara, take the walk to Ankara Airport, take the bus to Beştepeler Mh.AŞTİ Ankaray Gç.Yenimahalle, take the walk to Ankara, take the bus to Kulu, then take the travel to Lake Tuz.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ankara
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Nevsehir
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ankara
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Konya
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ankara
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $55
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
$6 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cihanbeyli Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Konya to Cihanbeyli
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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
Bus from Istanbul to Cihanbeyli
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr

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