There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Maribor by plane, shuttle, bus, 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 Graz  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Graz (GRZ) IST - GRZ

$96 - $331

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Bus  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Maribor

$64 - $111

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6 h 54 min

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

$131 - $451

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  7 h 4 min

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

$141 - $281

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna, shuttle  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Vienna (VIE) IST - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Maribor

$101 - $641

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna, shuttle  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Vienna (VIE) SAW - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Maribor

$88 - $697

Bus, train  •  25 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Maribor Ec

$83 - $89

Drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Maribor 909.2 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Maribor. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Maribor via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 45 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Maribor is 1231 km. The road distance is 1454.7 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Maribor without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Istanbul to Maribor, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Maribor is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Graz Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Istanbul to Maribor bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, arrive at Maribor station.

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Maribor is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 4:41 AM in Istanbul and 3:41 AM in Maribor.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Maribor is 1455 km. It takes approximately 14 h 26 min to drive from Istanbul to Maribor.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Maribor.
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  • Distance: 769.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

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

Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Istanbul to Maribor twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Maribor via Sofia in around 24 h 45 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
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 Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Maribor
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$36 - $40
Private
$120 - $230
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $450
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $50
Private
$170 - $450
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
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
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Maribor
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.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

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Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Graz Airport.

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There are 351+ hotels available in Maribor. Prices start at $46 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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