There are 4 ways to get from Istanbul to Xánthi by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Xanthi

$8 - $25

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Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Xánthi 245.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Kavala  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kavala (KVA) IST - KVA

$92 - $345

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG) IST - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Xánthi

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Xánthi is to bus which costs 45 ₺ - 160 ₺ and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Xánthi is to drive which costs 370 ₺ - 550 ₺ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Xánthi is 341 km. The road distance is 392.3 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Xánthi without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 12 min and costs 45 ₺ - 160 ₺.

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Istanbul to Xánthi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Xánthi is to bus which takes 8 h 12 min and costs 45 ₺ - 160 ₺. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 550 ₺ - 2.200 ₺ and takes 9 h 47 min.

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

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Xánthi is 1 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 9:20 AM in Istanbul and 9:20 AM in Xánthi.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Xánthi is 392 km. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from Istanbul to Xánthi.

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

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Xánthi.
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  • Distance: 212.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 12 min

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

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Istanbul to Xánthi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $24 and the journey takes 7 h. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Istanbul to Xánthi every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Istanbul to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kavala via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Istanbul to Kavala via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kavala via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Bus operators
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
$7 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
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
$18 - $40
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
KTEL Xanthis
Phone
25410 27200
Email
info@ktelxanthis.gr
Website
ktelxanthis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Xánthi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
ktelxanthis.gr

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There are 48+ hotels available in Xánthi. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs 4 ₺.

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