There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Simferopol by bus, car, train, car ferry 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 Crazy Holidays, drive, train  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Katerini
  2. Take the bus from Katerini Olympus Plaza to Kherson
  3. Take the bus from Kherson to Novotroits'ke
  4. Drive from Novotroits'ke to Solyonoye Ozero
  5. Take the train from Solyonoye Ozero to Simferopol Pass

$140 - $202

Cheapest option

Bus, drive, train  •  40 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus
  3. Take the bus from Odessa Central Bus to Kherson
  4. Take the bus from Kherson to Henichesk
  5. Drive from Henichesk to Solyonoye Ozero
  6. Take the train from Solyonoye Ozero to Simferopol Pass

$71 - $103

5 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  30 h 59 min

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

$127 - $147

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Simferopol  •  10 h 19 min

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

$162 - $652

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Sinop, drive  •  33 h 22 min

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

$331 - $1,181

Fly Istanbul Ataturk to Kherson, bus, drive, train  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Kherson (KHE) IST - KHE
  2. Take the bus from Kherson to Novotroits'ke
  3. Drive from Novotroits'ke to Solyonoye Ozero
  4. Take the train from Solyonoye Ozero to Simferopol Pass

$100 - $505

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

$413 - $816

Questions & Answers

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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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Simferopol Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Turkish Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, AtlasGlobal and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Simferopol 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 .

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Simferopol.
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  • Distance: 379.2 miles
  • Duration: 39 h 29 min

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

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

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Simferopol via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Simferopol via Sochi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Sinop
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,500
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kherson
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Sinop
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Train operators
Krymskaya Zheleznaya Doroga
Website
crimearw.ru
Train from Solyonoye Ozero to Simferopol Pass
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
crimearw.ru
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Katerini
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Katerini Olympus Plaza to Kherson
Ave. Duration
20 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kherson to Novotroits'ke
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Kherson
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kherson to Henichesk
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Ferry operators

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