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

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Recommended option

Line 251 bus, Metro, ferry  •  2 h 26 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

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 31 min

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

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square 26.1 miles

$16 - $19

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square 26.1 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square 26.1 miles

$17 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square is to shuttle which costs 14 ₺ - 20 ₺ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square is to taxi which costs 100 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 28 min.

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The distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and Taksim Square is 31 km. The road distance is 41.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square without a car is to line 251 bus and Metro and ferry which takes 2 h 26 min and costs 27 ₺ - 29 ₺.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square is 42 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square.

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There are 2301+ hotels available in Taksim Square. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey and Taksim Square, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square. 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, take the walk to Sishane, take the Metro to Taksim, then take the walk to Taksim Square. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Taksim Square.

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 - $4
Schedules at
havatas.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
UberXL
$17 - $22
Family
$17 - $22
Taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Taksim Square
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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