There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Mykonos by bus, ferry, car ferry, car or plane

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

Bus, ferry  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Mykonos Flyingcat 4 / ...

$130 - $220

Cheapest option

Fly to Athens, ferry  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Athens (ATH) IST - ATH
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Mykonos

$75 - $268

4 alternative options

Bus, carferry, car ferry  •  23 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
  2. Take the carferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
  3. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Karlovasi
  4. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Mykonos

$112 - $170

Bus, Catamaran  •  29 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Mykonos Seajet 2

$90 - $145

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  24 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kavala
  2. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
  3. Drive from Laurio to Rafina
  4. Take the ferry from Rafina to Tinos
  5. Take the ferry from Tinos to Mykonos

$253 - $392

Fly to Mykonos  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Mykonos (JMK) IST - JMK

$88 - $383

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Mykonos is 505 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Mykonos without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 20 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 20 h 48 min to get from Istanbul to Mykonos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Mykonos Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Mykonos is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 7:40 PM in Istanbul and 7:40 PM in Mykonos.

Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Olympic Air offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Mykonos Airport.

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There are 1027+ hotels available in Mykonos. Prices start at $92 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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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Mykonos.
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  • Distance: 315.4 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 48 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Mykonos, Greece?

Turkish Airlines, Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines fly from Istanbul to Mykonos 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mykonos via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mykonos via Athens, Larnaca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$43
Car ferry from Mytilene to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $75
Business
$69
Car ferry from Karlovasi to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$45
Car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$100 - $140
Business
$136
Ferry from Rafina to Tinos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$29 - $40
Business
$37
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$85 - $120
Ferry from Rafina to Tinos
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Tinos to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $70
1st Class
$60 - $80
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com

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