There are 8 ways to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal by plane, bus, train, shuttle, car ferry, taxi, night train or car

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Budapest, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Budapest (BUD) SAW - BUD
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Kartal

$70 - $424

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Bus Arda Tur  •  26 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Budapest

$54 - $71

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Vienna (VIE) SAW - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti

$116 - $333

Shuttle to Istanbul, fly to Budapest, bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Istanbul Taksim Square
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Budapest (BUD) IST - BUD
  3. Take the bus from Budapest to Kartal

$72 - $290

Car ferry, bus  •  27 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bostancı to Yenikapı
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Budapest, Budapest Népliget

$69 - $147

Bus KARAT-S  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Budapest

$174 - $220

Taxi, night train, train  •  39 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Halkali
  2. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D

$107 - $152

Drive  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal 875.2 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal is to bus which costs 340 ₺ - 450 ₺ and takes 26 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal is to fly and bus which costs 430 ₺ - 2.700 ₺ and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal. However, there are services departing from Sabiha Gokcen and arriving at Kartal via Pendik, Istanbul Otogari, Plovdiv and Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 46 min.

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The distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and Kartal is 1081 km. The road distance is 1400.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 46 min and costs 340 ₺ - 450 ₺.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal, including transfers.

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Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Istanbul Otogari station.

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The quickest flight from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Budapest station.

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Kartal is 2 h behind Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW). It is currently 7:51 AM in Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and 6:51 AM in Kartal.

Map of how to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal.
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  • Distance: 675.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey and Kartal, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal via Pendik, Pendik, Istanbul, Istanbul Otogari, Plovdiv, and Budapest in around 26 h 46 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Istanbul to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
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 - $4
Schedules at
havatas.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sofia to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Sofia to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
racicbg.com
Ecolines
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas to Budapest
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Budapest
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Other operators
Taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Halkali
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal is 1400 km. It takes approximately 13 h 58 min to drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Kartal.

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Pegasus Airlines offers flights from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Budapest Airport.

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