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There are 6 ways to get from Marmaris to Istanbul by bus, plane, ferry or car

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Bus to Dalaman, fly to Istanbul  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Akyaka to Dalaman
  2. Fly from Dalaman (DLM) to Istanbul (IST) DLM - IST

525 ₺ - 924 ₺

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Bus  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Marmaris to Istanbul

119 ₺ - 170 ₺

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Bus, bus to Dalaman, fly to Sabiha Gokcen, ferry  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Marmaris to Akyaka
  2. Take the bus from Akyaka to Dalaman
  3. Fly from Dalaman (DLM) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) DLM - SAW
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Eminönü Ferry Terminal

309 ₺ - 754 ₺

Bus to Bodrum, fly to Istanbul  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Marmaris to Yatagan
  2. Fly from Bodrum (BJV) to Istanbul (IST) BJV - IST

574 ₺ - 1.163 ₺

Bus, bus to Bodrum, fly to Sabiha Gokcen, ferry  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Marmaris to Yatagan
  2. Take the bus from Yatagan to Milas
  3. Fly from Bodrum (BJV) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BJV - SAW
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Eminönü Ferry Terminal

338 ₺ - 593 ₺

Drive  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Marmaris to Istanbul 720.8 km

750 ₺ - 1.200 ₺

Marmaris → Istanbul
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The cheapest way to get from Marmaris to Istanbul is to bus which costs 110 ₺ - 170 ₺ and takes 13h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Marmaris to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs 500 ₺ - 950 ₺ and takes 5h 22m.

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The distance between Marmaris and Istanbul is 466 km. The road distance is 720.8 km.

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The best way to get from Marmaris to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 13h 34m and costs 110 ₺ - 170 ₺.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Marmaris to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dalaman Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Marmaris to Istanbul is 721 km. It takes approximately 7h 18m to drive from Marmaris to Istanbul.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Dalaman Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2078+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at 1.000 ₺ per night.

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Map of how to get from Marmaris to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 466.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 22m

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

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Marmaris to Istanbul 5 times a day. Tickets cost 110 ₺ - 170 ₺ and the journey takes 13h 20m. MetroTurizm also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dalaman to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280 ₺ - 700 ₺
Flights from Dalaman to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280 ₺ - 700 ₺
Flights from Dalaman to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200 ₺ - 800 ₺
Flights from Dalaman to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
200 ₺ - 800 ₺
Flights from Bodrum to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300 ₺ - 950 ₺
Flights from Bodrum to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
300 ₺ - 950 ₺
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
270 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Dalaman to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200 ₺ - 700 ₺
Flights from Bodrum to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220 ₺ - 700 ₺
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Akyaka to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45 ₺ - 60 ₺
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Akyaka
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40 ₺ - 55 ₺
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Yatağan
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 ₺ - 65 ₺
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Yatagan to Milas
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40 ₺ - 60 ₺
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110 ₺ - 170 ₺
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Akyaka
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5 ₺ - 7 ₺
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Yatagan
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13 ₺ - 19 ₺
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Yatagan
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20 ₺ - 29 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Marmaris to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110 ₺ - 170 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators

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