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There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Saudi Arabia by plane, car ferry, car or bus

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 Istanbul Ataturk to Medina  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Medina (MED) IST - MED

$87 - $276

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Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Jeddah (JED) IST - JED

$188 - $734

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Dammam (DMM) IST - DMM

$146 - $376

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Riyadh (RUH) IST - RUH

$201 - $1,006

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Medina  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Medina (MED) SAW - MED

$134 - $522

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Jeddah  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Jeddah (JED) SAW - JED

$180 - $790

Car ferry, drive, bus  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Mudanya
  2. Drive from Mudanya to Taşucu
  3. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
  4. Drive from Tripoli to Suez
  5. Take the car ferry from Suez to Jeddah
  6. Take the bus from Jeddah to Riyadh Central Bus

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs 490 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs 490 ₺ - 1.600 ₺ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Saudi Arabia is 2111 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Istanbul to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Medina Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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AtlasGlobal, Egyptair, Turkish Airlines and Saudia offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Medina Airport.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 1319.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Saudi Arabia?

Turkish Airlines, AtlasGlobal and two other airlines fly from Istanbul to Medina hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,200
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,200
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Trabzon
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Medina via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Jeddah via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah via Medina
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Medina
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,400
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,500
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Amman
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,300
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Medina
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,600
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Manama
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,100
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Beirut
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Riyadh via Beirut
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dammam via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Bus operators
SAPTCO
Website
saptco.com.sa
Bus from Jeddah to Riyadh Central Bus
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
saptco.com.sa
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Akgunler
Website
akgunlerdenizcilik.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Schedules at
akgunlerdenizcilik.com
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Suez to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com

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