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There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Rota by plane, train, night bus, bus, car or car train

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 to Sevilla, train  •  10h 26m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Sevilla (SVQ) IST - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Jerez De La Frontera

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Fly to Jerez  •  10h

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Jerez (XRY) IST - XRY

Fly to Malaga, train  •  11h 46m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Malaga (AGP) IST - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Estación de tren de Córdoba
  3. Take the train from Estación de tren de Córdoba to Sevilla-Santa Justa
  4. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Jerez De La Frontera

Fly to Madrid, train  •  12h 5m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Madrid (MAD) IST - MAD
  2. Take the train from Estación de tren de Atocha to Jerez De La Frontera

Night bus, bus, train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Stara Zagora OMV Gas Station
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Marseille Saint-Charles
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Estación de tren de Atocha
  4. Take the train from Estación de tren de Atocha to Jerez De La Frontera Alv

Bus  •  2 days 19h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogari to Sofia Serdica Knyaginya Maria Luiza
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Sevilla
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Rota

Bus via Stara Zagora  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Stara Zagora OMV Gas Station
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Seville
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Rota

Drive  •  38h 10m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Rota 4033.1 km

Drive, car train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Villach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Villach Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Rota

Istanbul (IST) to Jerez (XRY) flights

51 Weekly Planes
10h 42m Average Duration
€185 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Rota is to bus via Stara Zagora which costs 5.800 ₺ - 6.200 ₺ and takes 2 days 22h.

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The fastest way to get from Istanbul to Rota is to fly which takes 10h and costs 7.000 ₺ - 17.000 ₺.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Rota. However, there are services departing from Istanbul Esenler Otogari and arriving at Rota via Sofia, Auxiliar Kansas City and Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Rota is 3172 km. The road distance is 4033.1 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Rota without a car is to night bus and bus and train which takes 2 days 5h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 26m to get from Istanbul to Rota, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Rota bus services, operated by Citylines, depart from Istanbul Esenler Otogari station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Rota is to fly which takes 10h and costs 7.000 ₺ - 17.000 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6.000 ₺ - 8.000 ₺ and takes 2 days 19h.

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Istanbul to Rota bus services, operated by Transportes Generales Comes, arrive at Rota station.

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Rota is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 2:17 PM in Istanbul and 1:17 PM in Rota.

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  • Distance: 3171.7 km
  • Duration: 10h 26m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Rota, Spain?

Turkish Airlines, TUI fly Belgium and five other airlines fly from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Rota every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Rota via Sofia Serdica Knyaginya Maria Luiza, Sofia, Sevilla, Auxiliar Kansas City, Avda. Carlos V, and Seville in around 2 days 19h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€260 - €900
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €900
Flights from Istanbul to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€230 - €950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €900
Ulendo Airlink
Website
flyulendo.com
Flights from Istanbul to Sevilla via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €340
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €900
TUIfly
Website
tui.com
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€180 - €440
Airbus France
Website
airbus.com
Flights from Istanbul to Jerez via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€390 - €900
Euroairlines
Flights from Istanbul to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2Rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Estación de tren de Córdoba
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Train from Estación de tren de Córdoba to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Train from Estación de tren de Atocha to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Train from Marseille St Charles to Estación de tren de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Renfe AVE
Rome2Rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Estación de tren de Córdoba
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Básico
€27 - €40
Train from Estación de tren de Córdoba to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en
Básico
€24 - €35
iryo
Phone
+34 910 150 000
Email
atencion.cliente@iryo.eu
Website
iryo.eu
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Estación de tren de Córdoba
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
https://iryo.eu/en/home
Inicial
€20 - €35
Train from Estación de tren de Córdoba to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €30
Website
https://iryo.eu/en/home
Inicial
€19 - €30
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100 - €1000
Website
https://urlaubs-express.de/?lang=en
Car Single Bed
€270 - €550
Car Compartment
€550 - €1000
Bus operators
Citylines
Phone
+3590885700870
Email
support@citylines.eu
Website
citylines.eu
Night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Stara Zagora OMV Gas Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€19 - €22
Schedules at
citylines.eu
Bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogari to Sofia Serdica Knyaginya Maria Luiza
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €32
Schedules at
citylines.eu
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Marseille Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
31h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Seville
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€125
Schedules at
dary.bg
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from İstanbul Esenler bus station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Yubim
Phone
02 981 1040
Email
travel@yubim.eu
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Transportes Generales Comes
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Stara Zagora OMV Gas Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€32 - €38
Website
https://www.huntur.com.tr/

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