There are 7 ways to get from Kayseri to Istanbul by plane, bus, train, ferry 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 Kayseri to Istanbul  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kayseri (ASR) to Istanbul (IST) ASR - IST

$23 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayseri to Istanbul

$15 - $21

5 alternative options

Fly Kayseri to Sabiha Gokcen  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kayseri (ASR) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) ASR - SAW

$20 - $103

Bus to Nevsehir, fly to Istanbul  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayseri to Avanos
  2. Fly from Nevsehir (NAV) to Istanbul (IST) NAV - IST

$59 - $286

Bus MetroTurizm  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayseri to Kırşehir
  2. Take the bus from Kirsehir to Istanbul Otogari

$22 - $32

Train, ferry  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Kayseri to Irmak
  2. Take the train from Ankara to Pendik Yht
  3. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$40 - $51

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Kayseri to Istanbul 479.7 miles

$95 - $150

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

Turkish Airlines and AtlasGlobal fly from Kayseri to Istanbul every 4 hours. Alternatively, Kamil Koc operates a bus from Kayseri to Istanbul 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kayseri to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Kayseri to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $500
Flights from Nevsehir to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Kayseri to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $170
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Kayseri to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Kayseri to Irmak
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Pendik
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayseri to Avanos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayseri to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayseri to Kırşehir
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kirsehir to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kayseri and Istanbul is 613 km. The road distance is 767 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kayseri to Istanbul is to bus which costs 65 ₺ - 110 ₺ and takes 12 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Kayseri to Istanbul is to fly which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 110 ₺ - 550 ₺.

It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Kayseri to Istanbul, including transfers.