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There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Rhodes by bus, ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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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Bus, Catamaran  •  15h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Marmaris
  2. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes

$58 - $70

6 alternative options

Drive, Catamaran  •  9h 43m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Marmaris
  2. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes

$141 - $183

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Rhodes (RHO) IST - RHO

$68 - $174

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Dalaman, shuttle, Catamaran  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Dalaman (DLM) IST - DLM
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dalaman Airport to Marmaris
  3. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes

$84 - $291

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Dalaman, shuttle, Catamaran  •  8h 24m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Dalaman (DLM) SAW - DLM
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dalaman Airport to Marmaris
  3. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes

$68 - $166

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Bodrum, Catamaran  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Bodrum (BJV) IST - BJV
  2. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Rhodes

$78 - $224

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Bodrum, Catamaran  •  9h 20m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Bodrum (BJV) SAW - BJV
  2. Take the Catamaran from Bodrum to Rhodes

$71 - $159

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Rhodes is to bus and Catamaran which costs 320 ₺ - 400 ₺ and takes 15h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Rhodes is to fly and shuttle and Catamaran which costs 470 ₺ - 1.700 ₺ and takes 7h 19m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Rhodes is 513 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Rhodes without a car is to bus and Catamaran which takes 15h 5m and costs 320 ₺ - 400 ₺.

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It takes approximately 15h 5m to get from Istanbul to Rhodes, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Rhodes Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Rhodes is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 12:21 PM in Istanbul and 11:21 AM in Rhodes.

Lufthansa, Eurowings, Neos and five other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Rhodes Airport.

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There are 921+ hotels available in Rhodes. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Rhodes.
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  • Distance: 320.6 miles
  • Duration: 15h 5m

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

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and 15 other airlines fly from Istanbul to Rhodes hourly.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $170
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Dalaman via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $450
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Rhodes via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Marmaris
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Shuttle from Dalaman Airport to Marmaris
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
Ferry operators
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Marmaris to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$46
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Bodrum to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$49
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines

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