There are 7 ways to get from Minsk to Istanbul by plane, train, bus, 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 from Minsk  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Minsk (MSQ) to Istanbul (IST) MSQ - IST

$103 - $193

Cheapest option

Train to Vilnius, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT)
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Istanbul (IST) VNO - IST

$76 - $149

5 alternative options

Bus  •  47 h

  1. Take the bus from Minsk to Odessa
  2. Take the bus from Odessa Central Bus to Constanța
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

$88 - $124

Bus via Brno Zvonařka  •  47 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Minsk to Brno - Zvonarka
  2. Take the bus from Brno Zvonařka to Plovdiv
  3. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul

$169 - $213

Train, bus  •  47 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Wien Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Graz to Istanbul

$235 - $285

Bus, train, ferry  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Minsk Tsentralny to Kiev
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Odessa Gl.
  3. Take the ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$110 - $192

Drive  •  27 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Minsk to Istanbul 1514.6 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minsk to Istanbul is to bus which costs $85 - $130 and takes 47 h.

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The quickest way to get from Minsk to Istanbul is to fly which costs $100 - $200 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minsk to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Minsk and arriving at Istanbul - Aksaray via Odessa Central Bus and Constanta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h.

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The distance between Minsk and Istanbul is 1437 km. The road distance is 2423.4 km.

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The best way to get from Minsk to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 47 h and costs $85 - $130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Minsk to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Minsk to Istanbul bus services, operated by Eurotrans, depart from Minsk station.

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The best way to get from Minsk to Istanbul is to fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $100 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $130 and takes 47 h.

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Map of how to get from Minsk to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 897.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Minsk, Belarus and Istanbul, Turkey?

Belavia Belarusian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines fly from Minsk to Istanbul twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minsk to Istanbul via Odessa, Odessa Central Bus, Constanța, and Constanta in around 47 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Minsk to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Flights from Vilnius to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Minsk to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $380
Flights from Vilnius to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Minsk to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Istanbul via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $360
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Istanbul via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Istanbul via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Train operators
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
21 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Minsk to Odessa
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Constanța
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Minsk to Brno - Zvonarka
Ave. Duration
20 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
vt.by
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Brno Zvonařka to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
18 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
racicbg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Graz to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk Tsentralny to Kiev
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Minsk to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ferry operators
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
Ave. Duration
29 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
ukrferry.com
Lux
$200
Suite
$170
Standard
$145
Economy
$85
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