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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Nissi Beach by plane, bus, train, car ferry or car

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Fly to Ercan, bus  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Ercan (ECN) IST - ECN
  2. Take the bus from Nicosia General Hospital to Nissi Bay Beach 2

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  24h 44m

  1. Take the train from Istanbul Söğütlüçeşme to Konya Yht
  2. Take the bus from Konya to Adana
  3. Take the train from Adana to Mersin
  4. Take the car ferry from Mersin to Famagusta

3 alternative options

Fly to Larnaca  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Larnaca (LCA) IST - LCA

Bus, car ferry  •  25h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Mersin
  2. Take the car ferry from Mersin to Famagusta

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 21m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Taşucu
  2. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
  3. Drive from Kyrenia to Nissi Beach

Istanbul (IST) to Larnaca (LCA) flights

The flight time between Istanbul (IST) and Larnaca (LCA) is around 5h 31m and covers a distance of around 828 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 13m. Services are operated by Middle East Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Egyptair and others. Typically 139 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

139 Weekly Planes
5h 31m Average Duration
€167 Cheapest Price
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Turkey → Cyprus
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International entry into Cyprus from Turkey

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Yes, entry into Cyprus is currently allowed from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nissi Beach is 1474.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nissi Beach is mandatory.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1474.

No, returning to Turkey from Cyprus is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Nissi Beach is to train and bus and car ferry which costs 500 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 24h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Istanbul to Nissi Beach is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost 1.300 ₺ - 4.100 ₺ and takes 4h 32m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Nissi Beach is 801 km.

It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Istanbul to Nissi Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Ercan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Istanbul Airport to Ercan Airport.

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There are 358+ hotels available in Nissi Beach. Prices start at €100 per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Nissi Beach.
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  • Distance: 801.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Nissi Beach, Cyprus?

Middle East Airlines, Aegean Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Istanbul to Nissi Beach hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Flights from Istanbul to Ercan via Antalya
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €650
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€460 - €1600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Beirut
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Larnaca via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €850
Train operators
Bus operators
Intercity Buses
Phone
+357 24 643493
Email
info@intercity-buses.com
Website
intercity-buses.com
Bus from Nicosia General Hospital to Nissi Bay Beach 2
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Intercity Buses
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Mersin
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Cyprus Turkish Shipping Company
Website
kibrisdeniz.net
Car ferry from Mersin to Famagusta
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€14
Schedules at
kibrisdeniz.net
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com

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