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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Tinos by bus, car ferry, ferry, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, car ferry  •  23h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
  3. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos

€73 - €238

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus, car ferry  •  24h 19m

  1. Take the ferry from Yenikapı to Yalova
  2. Take the bus from Yalova to Ayvalik
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
  4. Take the car ferry from Mytilene to Mykonos
  5. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos

€55 - €194

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 9m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kavala
  2. Take the car ferry from Kavala to Laurium
  3. Drive from Laurium to Rafina
  4. Take the car ferry from Rafina to Tinos

€135 - €367

Fly to Mykonos, car ferry  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Mykonos (JMK) IST - JMK
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos

€137 - €373

Fly to Athens, car ferry  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Athens (ATH) IST - ATH
  2. Take the car ferry from Rafina to Tinos

€87 - €235

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  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 9 months (certificate needed)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tinos is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tinos is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tinos is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Turkey from Greece.

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Last updated: 21 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Tinos is to ferry and bus and car ferry which costs 470 ₺ - 1.700 ₺ and takes 24h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Tinos is to fly and car ferry which costs 1.100 ₺ - 3.300 ₺ and takes 7h 6m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Tinos is 506 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Tinos without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 23h 27m and costs 600 ₺ - 2.100 ₺.

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It takes approximately 23h 27m to get from Istanbul to Tinos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Airport to Mykonos Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Tarom, Wizz Air, Blue Air and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Mykonos Airport.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Tinos. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Tinos.
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  • Distance: 505.6 km
  • Duration: 23h 27m

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

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Tinos. However, you can take the Metro to Otogar, take the walk to Istanbul Esenler Otogar, take the bus to Athens, take the walk to Στ.Υπεραστικων, take the line 420 bus to Γουναρη, take the walk to Piraeus, take the car ferry to Mykonos, then take the car ferry to Tinos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Istanbul to Tinos via Yalova, Yalova, Ayvalik, Ayvalık, Mitilini, Mytilene, and Mykonos in around 24h 19m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €380
Flights from Istanbul to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €180
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €180
Flights from Istanbul to Athens via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €180
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €100
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Mykonos via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€60 - €85
Deck Fare Economy
€45 - €65
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€95 - €140
Car ferry from Kavala to Laurium
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€65 - €90
Deck Fare Economy
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€150 - €220
Fast Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4284000
Email
info@fastferries.com.gr
Website
fastferries.com.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €24
Website
Fast Ferries
ECONOMY
€8 - €11
AIRTYPE SEAT
€7 - €10
BUSINESS
€12 - €17
CARS
€18 - €24
Car ferry from Rafina to Tinos
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€20 - €60
Website
Fast Ferries
ECONOMY
€20 - €27
AIRTYPE SEAT
€22 - €29
BUSINESS
€30 - €45
CARS
€40 - €60
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Golden Star Ferries
Car ferry from Rafina to Tinos
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Golden Star Ferries
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Mykonos to Tinos
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €70
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€44 - €47
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€50 - €65
Economy
€19 - €25
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€35 - €45
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€55 - €70
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Ferry from Yenikapı to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€1
Schedules at
ido.com.tr
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mytilene to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€40 - €60
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€70 - €90
Economy
€30 - €45
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€50 - €75

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