There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Simferopol by bus, train, ferry, car ferry, car or plane

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  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Varna
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Kherson
  3. Take the train from Herson to Simferopol Pass

$76 - $122

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Burgas South  •  39 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Kherson
  4. Take the train from Herson to Simferopol Pass

$73 - $108

7 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  45 h 8 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk
  3. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Herson
  4. Take the train from Herson to Simferopol Pass

$100 - $184

Car ferry, drive  •  30 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Haydarpaşa to Illichivsk
  2. Drive from Illichivsk to Simferopol

$93 - $113

Fly Istanbul to Simferopol  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Simferopol (SIP) IST - SIP

$172 - $552

Fly Istanbul to Kherson, train  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kherson (KHE) IST - KHE
  2. Take the train from Herson to Simferopol Pass

$100 - $508

Fly Istanbul to Sinop, drive  •  33 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Sinop (NOP) IST - NOP
  2. Drive from Sinop to Simferopol

$331 - $1,181

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Sinop, drive  •  34 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Sinop (NOP) SAW - NOP
  2. Drive from Sinop to Simferopol

$414 - $817

Fly Istanbul to Odesa, train  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Odesa (ODS) IST - ODS
  2. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Herson
  3. Take the train from Herson to Simferopol Pass

$91 - $164

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Simferopol is to bus and train which costs 340 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 39 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Simferopol is to fly which costs 800 ₺ - 2.700 ₺ and takes 9 h 32 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Simferopol is 607 km.

It takes approximately 39 h 29 min to get from Istanbul to Simferopol, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Simferopol, Ukraine?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Istanbul to Simferopol hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kherson
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Sinop
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,500
Flights from Istanbul to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Istanbul to Simferopol via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Simferopol via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Simferopol via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Istanbul to Odesa via Kiev
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Aircompany Yakutia
Website
yakutia.aero
Flights from Istanbul to Simferopol via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Sinop
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Herson to Simferopol Pass
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Odessa Gl. to Herson
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Varna
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Kherson
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk
Ave. Duration
29 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
ukrferry.com
Lux
$200
Suite
$170
Standard
$145
Economy
$85

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