There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Thásos by bus, 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.

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Bus Alpar Turizm, car ferry  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Xanthi
  2. Take the car ferry from Keramoti to Thasos

$28 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus Kamil Koc, car ferry  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Xanthi
  2. Take the car ferry from Keramoti to Thasos

$17 - $40

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Keramoti
  2. Take the car ferry from Keramoti to Thasos

$68 - $98

Fly, car ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Kavala (KVA) IST - KVA
  2. Take the car ferry from Keramoti to Thasos

$90 - $341

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Thásos is 357 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Thásos without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 10 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to get from Istanbul to Thásos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kavala Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Thásos is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 10:02 PM in Istanbul and 10:02 PM in Thásos.

Aegean Airlines, AtlasGlobal, Ellinair and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kavala Airport.

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There are 677+ hotels available in Thásos. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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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 Thásos.
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  • Distance: 223.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 5 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Thásos, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Thásos. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul, take the bus to Xanthi, take the bus to Keramoti, then take the car ferry to Thasos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Istanbul to Thásos via Otogar, Istanbul Otogar, Xanthi, Xanthi, and Keramoti in around 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Iskece
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Thassos Ferries
Aneth Lines
Phone
+30 2593022318
Email
info@anethferries.gr
Website
anethferries.gr
Car ferry from Keramoti to Thasos
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
anethferries.gr

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