There are 6 ways to get from Mersin to İzmir by train, plane, bus 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

Train, fly  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Mersin to Adana
  2. Fly from Adana (ADA) to Izmir (ADB) ADA - ADB

$36 - $148

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 h

  1. Take the train from Mersin to Yenice
  2. Take the train from Yenice to Konya
  3. Take the train from Konya to Afyon Ali Çetinkaya
  4. Take the train from Afyon Ali Çetinkaya to Basmane

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Mersin to Adana 1585
  2. Take the bus from Adana to Izmir

$29 - $39

Bus, train  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersin to Antalya
  2. Take the bus from Antalya to Denizli
  3. Take the train from Denizli to Izmir Basmane

$26 - $38

Bus  •  21 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersin to Gazipaşa
  2. Take the bus from Gazipasa to Aydin
  3. Take the bus from Aydın to Izmir Airport

$27 - $42

Drive  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Mersin to İzmir 564.3 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Mersin, Turkey and İzmir, Turkey?

You can take a train from Mersin to İzmir via Yenice, Konya, and Afyon Ali Çetinkaya in around 21 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mersin to İzmir via Gazipaşa, Gazipasa, Aydin, Aydın, Izmir Airport, and Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport in around 21 h 3 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Adana to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Adana to Izmir via Ercan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Adana to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Adana to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Adana to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Mersin to Adana
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Denizli to Izmir Basmane
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Mersin to Yenice
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Yenice to Konya
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Konya to Afyon Ali Çetinkaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Afyon Ali Çetinkaya to Basmane
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Adana to Izmir
Ave. Duration
14 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Mersin to Antalya
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Antalya to Denizli
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Mersin to Gazipaşa
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Antalya to Denizli
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gazipasa to Aydin
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Aydın to Izmir Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
havas.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mersin to İzmir?

The distance between Mersin and İzmir is 684 km. The road distance is 903 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mersin to İzmir?

The cheapest way to get from Mersin to İzmir is to train which costs 45 ₺ - 70 ₺ and takes 21 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Mersin to İzmir?

The quickest way to get from Mersin to İzmir is to train and fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs 140 ₺ - 650 ₺.

Is there a direct train between Mersin and İzmir?

No, there is no direct train from Mersin to İzmir. However, there are services departing from Mersin and arriving at Basmane via Yenice, Konya and Afyon Ali Çetinkaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h.

Is there a direct bus between Mersin and İzmir?

No, there is no direct bus from Mersin to İzmir. However, there are services departing from Mersin and arriving at Yeşildere via Gazipasa, Aydın and Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Mersin to İzmir?

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Mersin to İzmir, including transfers.