There are 2 ways to get from Mytilene to İzmir by car ferry, bus, train or taxi

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Car ferry, bus, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
  3. Take the train from Aliağa to Alsancak

$24 - $39

1 alternative option

Car ferry, taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take a taxi from Ayvalık to İzmir

$84 - $113

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mytilene to İzmir is to car ferry and bus and train which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mytilene to İzmir is to car ferry and taxi which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Mytilene and İzmir is 92 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Mytilene to İzmir, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Mytilene, Greece and İzmir, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Mytilene to İzmir. However, you can take the car ferry to Ayvalık, take the walk to Ayvalik, take the bus to Aliaga, take the walk to Aliağa, then take the train to Alsancak. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Ayvalık then take the taxi to İzmir.

Train operators
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Aliağa to Alsancak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ayvalık to İzmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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