There are 7 ways to get from Mytilene to Istanbul by car ferry, bus, car or plane

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

Car ferry, bus  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalık to Edremit
  3. Take the bus from Edremit to Bursa
  4. Take the bus from Bursa to Istanbul

$36 - $63

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus #2  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalık to Istanbul

$30 - $48

5 alternative options

Car ferry, bus via Yalova  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalık to Edremit
  3. Take the bus from Edremit to Bursa
  4. Take the bus from Bursa to Yalova
  5. Take the car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı

$39 - $63

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Drive from Ayvalık to Istanbul

$69 - $108

Fly Mytilini to Istanbul  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Mytilini (MJT) to Istanbul (IST) MJT - IST

$62 - $244

Car ferry, bus to Edremit, fly to Istanbul  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalık to Edremit
  3. Fly from Edremit (EDO) to Istanbul (IST) EDO - IST

$98 - $314

Car ferry, bus to Edremit, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  2. Take the bus from Ayvalık to Edremit
  3. Fly from Edremit (EDO) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) EDO - SAW

$46 - $109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mytilene to Istanbul is to car ferry and bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 12 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mytilene to Istanbul is to fly which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Mytilene and Istanbul is 294 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 52 min to get from Mytilene to Istanbul, including transfers.

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

Olympic Air, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Mytilene to Istanbul hourly.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Mytilini to Istanbul via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Edremit to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Edremit to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Edremit to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Edremit
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Bursa
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Yalova
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Edremit
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Yalova
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Bursa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
huntur.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 - $28
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yalova to Yenikapı
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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