There are 7 ways to get from Naples to Istanbul by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car 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 to Istanbul  •  5 h

  1. NAP - IST

$82 - $313

6 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  9 h 11 min

  1. NAP - SAW

$85 - $328

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  30 h 29 min

  1. Fr / ...

$269 - $407

Bus, bus and ferry  •  30 h 31 min

$221 - $331

Bus, car ferry  •  33 h 56 min

$88 - $218

Bus  •  41 h 30 min

$283 - $382

Drive  •  22 h 51 min

  1. 1516.4 miles

$360 - $550

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Istanbul, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines and Aegean Airlines fly from Naples to Istanbul twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Naples to Istanbul via Sofia in around 41 h 30 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Naples to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Izmir
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Antalya
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Dalaman
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Istanbul, Bodrum
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Naples to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Train operators
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Durrës to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
19 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Naples to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$250 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$75 - $85
Car
$115 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $120
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Naples and Istanbul is 1232 km. The road distance is 2426 km.

The cheapest way to get from Naples to Istanbul is to fly which costs 70€ - 270€ and takes 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Naples to Istanbul is to fly which takes 5 h and costs 70€ - 270€.

No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Napoli and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h to get from Naples to Istanbul, including transfers.