There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Mykonos by plane, bus, ferry, 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  •  5h 11m

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

117€ - 286€

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  24h 36m

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

54€ - 131€

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  23h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the ferry from Rafina to Mykonos

131€ - 233€

Bus, car ferry via Kavala  •  31h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Kavala
  2. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Mykonos Nisos Chios

63€ - 135€

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  24h 3m

  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 Mykonos

140€ - 310€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Mykonos is to bus and car ferry which costs 410 ₺ - 1.000 ₺ and takes 24h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Mykonos is to fly which costs 900 ₺ - 2.200 ₺ and takes 5h 11m.

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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 23h 31m and costs 1.000 ₺ - 1.800 ₺.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m 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 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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

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There are 1095+ hotels available in Mykonos. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Mykonos.
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  • Distance: 504.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

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

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and five other airlines fly from Istanbul to Mykonos hourly.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Mykonos via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 29€
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Kavala
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 22€
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kavala
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
55€ - 80€
Deck Fare Economy
40€ - 60€
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
85€ - 120€
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 21€
Schedules at
facebook.com
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mytilene to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
40€ - 60€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
70€ - 90€
Economy
30€ - 45€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
50€ - 75€
Car ferry from Kavala to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
50€ - 75€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
85€ - 110€
Economy
50€ - 65€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
70€ - 100€
Car ferry from Kavala to Laurio
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
45€ - 65€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
70€ - 95€
Economy
35€ - 50€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
55€ - 80€

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