There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Trabzon by plane, bus 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 from Istanbul  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Trabzon (TZX) IST - TZX

$29 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus MetroTurizm  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Trabzon

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Trabzon (TZX) SAW - TZX

$28 - $151

Bus Kamil Koc  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Perşembe
  2. Take the bus from Perşembe to Trabzon

$24 - $35

Drive  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Trabzon 664.5 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Trabzon is to bus which costs 85 ₺ - 130 ₺ and takes 17 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Trabzon is to fly which takes 3 h 13 min and costs 130 ₺ - 650 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Trabzon is 904 km. The road distance is 1063 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Istanbul to Trabzon, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Trabzon, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and AtlasGlobal fly from Istanbul to Trabzon hourly. Alternatively, MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Trabzon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 16 h 13 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $1,300
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Trabzon via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $1,300
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $210
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
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
$18 - $26
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Perşembe
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Perşembe to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr

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