There are 7 ways to get from Larnaca to Istanbul by plane, bus, car ferry, train 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 to Istanbul Ataturk  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Ercan (ECN) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) ECN - IST

$42 - $140

Cheapest option

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Ercan (ECN) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) ECN - SAW

$39 - $134

5 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  23 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Larnaca Finikoudes to Nicosia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Take the bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari

$42 - $51

Car ferry, train, bus  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
  2. Take the train from Mersin to Adana
  3. Take the train from Adana to Konya
  4. Take the train from Konya to Gebze Yht
  5. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$39 - $50

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Larnaca to Kyrenia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Drive from Taşucu to Istanbul

$163 - $237

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Larnaca Finikoudes to Nicosia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Drive from Taşucu to Mudanya
  4. Take the car ferry from Mudanya to Yenikapı

$129 - $181

Bus, car ferry, drive via Kumla  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Larnaca Finikoudes to Nicosia
  2. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  3. Drive from Taşucu to Kumla
  4. Take the car ferry from Kumla to Yenikapı

$129 - $181

Questions & Answers

The distance between Larnaca and Istanbul is 791 km.

The best way to get from Larnaca to Istanbul without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 23 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Larnaca to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ercan Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Istanbul is 1 h ahead of Larnaca. It is currently 3:57 PM in Larnaca and 3:57 PM in Istanbul.

AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Ercan 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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The best way to get from Larnaca to Ercan Airport is to drive which takes 51 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Larnaca to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 494.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Larnaca, Cyprus and Istanbul, Turkey?

AtlasGlobal and Turkish Airlines fly from Larnaca to Istanbul every 2 hours.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Adana
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Ercan to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Ercan to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Mersin to Adana
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Adana to Konya
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Cyprus by Bus
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tasucu to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Cyprus Turkish Shipping Company
Website
kibrisdeniz.net
Car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
kibrisdeniz.net
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Mudanya to Yenikapı
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Kumla to Yenikapı
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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