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There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare by plane, train, bus, shuttle, night train or car

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Fly to Satu Mare  •  8h 33m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Satu Mare (SUJ) IST - SUJ

$125 - $311

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Bus, night train  •  39h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
  2. Take the night train from Çerkezköy to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the night train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Satu Mare

$52 - $73

6 alternative options

Fly to Oradea, train  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Oradea (OMR) IST - OMR
  2. Take the train from Oradea to Satu Mare

$207 - $526

Bus  •  27h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to Satu Mare

$59 - $83

Bus, train  •  28h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the train from Constanta to Satu Mare D / ...

$60 - $88

Bus, shuttle  •  35h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Razgrad
  2. Take the bus from Razgrad to Sibiu
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sibiu to Cluj Airport
  4. Take the bus from Cluj Airport to Satu Mare

$60 - $242

Night train, train  •  37h 56m

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord Bosphor Express
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Satu Mare D

$57 - $77

Drive  •  16h 13m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Satu Mare 853.3 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare is to bus and night train which costs 290 ₺ - 420 ₺ and takes 39h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare is to fly which costs 700 ₺ - 1.800 ₺ and takes 8h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Satu Mare. However, there are services departing from Istanbul - Aksaray and arriving at Satu Mare via Constanta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 15m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Satu Mare is 895 km. The road distance is 1365.3 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare without a car is to bus which takes 27h 15m and costs 330 ₺ - 470 ₺.

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It takes approximately 8h 33m to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Satu Mare bus services, operated by TransEvren, depart from Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare is to fly which takes 8h 33m and costs 700 ₺ - 1.800 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 330 ₺ - 470 ₺ and takes 27h 15m.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Satu Mare Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 45m and has one stopover.

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Istanbul to Satu Mare bus services, operated by Fany, arrive at Satu Mare station.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Satu Mare.
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  • Distance: 559.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 33m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Satu Mare, Romania?

Tarom and Turkish Airlines fly from Istanbul to Satu Mare twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Satu Mare via Constanta in around 27h 15m.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Satu Mare via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
9h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Oradea via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Oradea via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Oradea via Beirut, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Oradea via Odesa, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Oradea via Budapest, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Oradea to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Constanta to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
21h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Night train from Çerkezköy to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
19h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Constanta to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
fany.ro
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Huntur
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Bariam to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Orlan
Phone
+420-774.074.706
Website
orlan.autogari.ro
Bus from Razgrad to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
orlan.autogari.ro
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Sibiu to Cluj Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $95
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Bus from Cluj Airport to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Satu Mare is 1365 km. It takes approximately 16h 13m to drive from Istanbul to Satu Mare.

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Turkish Airlines and Tarom offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Satu Mare Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Satu Mare. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to taxi which takes 31m and costs 100 ₺ - 130 ₺.

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