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There are 7 ways to get from Jeddah to Istanbul by plane, car ferry, car, bus or train

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 to Istanbul Ataturk  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Jeddah (JED) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) JED - IST

$188 - $733

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive, bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
  2. Drive from Suez to Tripoli
  3. Take the car ferry from Tripoli to Taşucu
  4. Take the bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari

$98 - $276

5 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Jeddah (JED) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) JED - SAW

$180 - $787

Car ferry, drive, bus, train  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
  2. Drive from Suez to Tripoli
  3. Take the car ferry from Tripoli to Taşucu
  4. Take the bus from Tasucu to Konya
  5. Take the train from Konya to Gebze
  6. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$103 - $282

Car ferry, drive, bus via Erdemli  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
  2. Drive from Suez to Tripoli
  3. Take the car ferry from Tripoli to Taşucu
  4. Take the bus from Silifke to Erdemli
  5. Take the bus from Erdemli to Istanbul Otogar

$105 - $286

Car ferry, drive  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
  2. Drive from Suez to Istanbul

$270 - $410

Drive  •  37h 15m

  1. Drive from Jeddah to Istanbul 1956 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jeddah to Istanbul is to car ferry and drive and bus which costs 360﷼ - 1100﷼ and takes 2 days 14h.

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The quickest way to get from Jeddah to Istanbul is to fly which costs 700﷼ - 2800﷼ and takes 4h 40m.

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The distance between Jeddah and Istanbul is 2370 km. The road distance is 3129.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Jeddah to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Jeddah Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jeddah to Istanbul is 3130 km. It takes approximately 37h 15m to drive from Jeddah to Istanbul.

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AtlasGlobal, Aegean Airlines, Royal Jordanian and three other airlines offer flights from Jeddah Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2536+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jeddah to Jeddah Airport is to taxi which takes 15m and costs 100﷼ - 120﷼.

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Map of how to get from Jeddah to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 1481.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and Istanbul, Turkey?

AtlasGlobal, Saudia and six other airlines fly from Jeddah to Istanbul hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,200
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,200
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Antalya
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,200
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Jeddah to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Jeddah to Istanbul Ataturk via Amman
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tasucu to Konya
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Silifke to Erdemli
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Erdemli to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Ferry operators
Namma International Marine Services.
Phone
+966-2-648 7203
Email
amajid@nesma.com
Website
nammashippinglines.com
Car ferry from Jeddah to Suez
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nammashippinglines.com
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Tripoli to Taşucu
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Akgunler
Website
akgunlerdenizcilik.com
Car ferry from Tripoli to Taşucu
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Schedules at
akgunlerdenizcilik.com

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