There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Tashkent by plane, bus, car ferry, train, night train 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

Fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. IST - TAS

$192 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus, train via 28 May  •  5 days 3 h

  1. 369

$137 - $321

5 alternative options

Bus, carferry, train  •  4 days 14 h

$171 - $238

Bus, carferry, train via Aksaraiskaia  •  4 days 16 h

$167 - $238

Bus, train  •  5 days 2 h

$201 - $279

Night train, train  •  6 days 1 h

$165 - $264

Drive  •  2 days 11 h

  1. 2921.5 miles

$600 - $900

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Tashkent, Uzbekistan?

Turkish Airlines, Uzbekistan and Kam Air fly from Istanbul to Tashkent 3 times a day.

Airlines
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tashkent
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Tashkent via Samarkand
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tashkent
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Kam Air
Website
kamair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tashkent via Kabul
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Sochi to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$21 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$30 - $50
Train from Volgograd to Taschkent Pass Zentr
Ave. Duration
2 days 17 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Sochi to Aksaraiskaia
Ave. Duration
28 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$27 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Train from Aksaraiskaia to Taschkent Pass Zentr
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Werchnij Baskuntschak to Nawoi
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Baku to Verkhniy Baskunchak
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$12 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$15 - $17
2nd class seater
$68
Coupe
$95
Uzbek Railways
Website
railway.uz
Train from Navoiy to Taschkent
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
railway.uz
Book at
railway.uz
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Khmelnytskyi
Ave. Duration
18 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chmelnizkij to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$5 - $8
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Harkov Pass to Aksaraiskaia
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
16 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
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
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Constanta to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Chisinau to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
34 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Baku
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Olympia Line
Website
olympia-line.ru
Car ferry from Trabzon to Sochi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
olympia-line.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Tashkent is 3345 km. The road distance is 4674 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Tashkent is to bus and train which costs 600 ₺ - 1.500 ₺ and takes 5 days 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Tashkent is to fly which takes 7 h 9 min and costs 850 ₺ - 1.300 ₺.

It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Istanbul to Tashkent, including transfers.