Select from 7 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Bus, line 251 bus, Metro, ferry  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Sabiha Gokcen to Pendik E-9
  2. Take the line 251 bus from Pendik to Kartal 251
  3. Take the Metro from Kartal to Kadikoy M4
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pendik to Istanbul 29 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Pendik to Istanbul 29 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Istanbul Taksim Square Sabiha Gökçen Havalimanı

$4 - $5

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pendik to Istanbul 29 miles

$25 - $35

What companies run services between Pendik, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Pendik to Istanbul. However, you can take the bus to Pendik, take the line 251 bus to Kartal, take the Metro to Kadikoy, take the walk to Kadıköy, then take the ferry to Karaköy. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Istanbul.

Train operators
Bus operators
IETT
Website
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Sabiha Gokcen to Pendik
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Bus from Pendik to Kartal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Havatas
Website
havatas.com
Shuttle from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Istanbul Taksim Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
havatas.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pendik to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberXL
$25 - $35
uberFAMILY
$25 - $35
Taxi from Pendik to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pendik and Istanbul is 33 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pendik to Istanbul is to bus and line 251 bus and Metro and ferry which costs 16 ₺ - 17 ₺ and takes 2 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Pendik to Istanbul is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs 100 ₺ - 130 ₺.

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Pendik to Istanbul, including transfers.