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There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Mardin by plane, taxi, bus, ferry, train 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 Ataturk to Mardin  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Mardin (MQM) IST - MQM

$103 - $380

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Bus  •  23h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Mardin

$20 - $29

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Mardin  •  4h 55m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Mardin (MQM) SAW - MQM

$70 - $205

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Diyarbakir, taxi  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Diyarbakir (DIY) IST - DIY
  2. Take a taxi from Diyarbakir to Mardin

$126 - $401

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Batman, taxi  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Batman (BAL) IST - BAL
  2. Take a taxi from Batman to Mardin

$136 - $416

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir, taxi  •  6h

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Diyarbakir (DIY) SAW - DIY
  2. Take a taxi from Diyarbakir to Mardin

$88 - $226

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Batman, taxi  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Batman (BAL) SAW - BAL
  2. Take a taxi from Batman to Mardin

$98 - $241

Ferry, train, taxi  •  30h 33m

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht
  3. Take the train from Ankara to Diyarbakır
  4. Take a taxi from Arzuoğlu to Mardin

$48 - $61

Drive  •  16h 37m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Mardin 923.4 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Mardin is to bus which costs 110 ₺ - 170 ₺ and takes 23h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Mardin is to fly which costs 550 ₺ - 2.200 ₺ and takes 4h 1m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Mardin is 1096 km. The road distance is 1477.5 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Mardin without a car is to bus which takes 23h 12m and costs 110 ₺ - 170 ₺.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Istanbul to Mardin, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Mardin is to fly which takes 4h 1m and costs 550 ₺ - 2.200 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110 ₺ - 170 ₺ and takes 23h 12m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Mardin is 1477 km. It takes approximately 16h 37m to drive from Istanbul to Mardin.

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

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There are 10+ hotels available in Mardin. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Mardin.
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  • Distance: 684.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 1m

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

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Mardin 3 times a day. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Mardin once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 22h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mardin
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mardin via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Mardin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Mardin via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Diyarbakir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Diyarbakir via Erbil
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Batman
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Batman via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Batman
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Batman via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Mardin
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Diyarbakir
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Batman
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Diyarbakır
Ave. Duration
20h 28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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 Mardin
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Diyarbakir to Mardin
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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

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