There are 5 ways to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower by bus, train, ferry, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

Line 251 bus, Metro, ferry  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 251 bus from Pendik to Kartal 251
  2. Take the Metro from Kartal to Kadikoy M4
  3. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$3

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 39 min

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

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower 27.3 miles

$16 - $19

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower 27.3 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower 27.3 miles

$16 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower is to shuttle which costs 21 ₺ - 27 ₺ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower is to taxi which costs 100 ₺ - 130 ₺ and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and Galata Tower is 31 km. The road distance is 43.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey and Galata Tower, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower. 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, take the ferry to Karaköy, then take the walk to Galata Tower. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Galata Tower.

Train operators
Bus operators
IETT
Website
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
$2 - $3
Schedules at
havatas.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
UberXL
$16 - $21
Family
$18 - $22
Taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Galata Tower
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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