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

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Train to Thessaloniki, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) SKG - IST

$89 - $227

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Bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Larissa to Istanbul Otogar

$13 - $36

2 alternative options

Train to Athens, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Ska
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) ATH - IST

$83 - $240

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Larissa to Istanbul 463.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The distance between Larissa and Istanbul is 574 km. The road distance is 741.4 km.

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The best way to get from Larissa to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Larissa to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Istanbul is 1 h ahead of Larissa. It is currently 10:55 PM in Larissa and 10:55 PM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Larissa to Istanbul is 741 km. It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to drive from Larissa to Istanbul.

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Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2274+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Larissa to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 359 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

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

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Larissa to Istanbul once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $35 and the journey takes 12 h 10 min. Crazy Holidays also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Athens to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Athens to Istanbul Ataturk via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Athens to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Train from Larissa to Ska
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$18 - $25
First Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Larissa to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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