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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Sapanca by bus, train, ferry, taxi 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

Bus, train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  2. Take the train from Gebze to Sapanca

$6 - $12

Cheapest option

Ferry, Metro, line 251 bus, train  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the Metro from Kadikoy to Kartal M4
  3. Take the line 251 bus from Kartal to Pendi̇k YHT İstasyonu 251
  4. Take the train from Istanbul to Sapanca

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sakarya

$5 - $13

Taxi  •  1h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Istanbul to Sapanca 83.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Sapanca 83.8 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Sapanca is to ferry and Metro and line 251 bus and train which costs 24 ₺ - 35 ₺ and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Sapanca is to taxi which costs 290 ₺ - 360 ₺ and takes 1h 24m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Sapanca is 116 km. The road distance is 134 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Sapanca without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 31m and costs 30 ₺ - 70 ₺.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Istanbul to Sapanca, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Sapanca is 134 km. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Istanbul to Sapanca.

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There are 211+ hotels available in Sapanca. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Sapanca.
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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Sapanca, Sakarya, Turkey?

Pamukkale operates a bus from Istanbul to Sapanca 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Kamil Koc also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Sapanca
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Istanbul to Sapanca
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Sakarya
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sakarya
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
IETT
Website
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Kartal to Pendi̇k YHT İstasyonu
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Taxi from Istanbul to Sapanca
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Pera Taksi
Phone
+90 212 245 5498
Website
perataksi.com
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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