There are 6 ways to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace 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 13 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 Eminönü Ferry Terminal

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sabiha Gokcen to Bostanci E-9
  2. Take the ferry from Bostancı İskelesi to Eminönü Ferry Terminal

$2

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace 28.6 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace 28.6 miles

$5 - $9

Shuttle  •  35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Topkapı Palace

$23 - $150

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace 28.6 miles

$18 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace is to bus and ferry which costs 10 ₺ - 12 ₺ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace is to shuttle which costs 140 ₺ - 900 ₺ and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and Topkapı Palace is 30 km. The road distance is 45.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey and Topkapı Palace, Istanbul, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace. 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 Eminönü Ferry Terminal, then take the walk to Topkapı Palace. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace via Bostanci, Bostancı İskelesi, and Eminönü Ferry Terminal in around 4 h 23 min.

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
Bus from Sabiha Gokcen to Bostanci
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
iett.gov.tr
Holiday Taxis
Phone
+44 1273 828200
Website
holidaytaxis.com
Shuttle from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Topkapı Palace
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Schedules at
holidaytaxis.com
Shuttle
$24
Private transfer
$102
Private minibus
$141
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Phone
0212313800010
Email
info@sehirhatlari.istanbul
Website
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Ferry from Kadıköy to Eminönü Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Ferry from Bostancı İskelesi to Eminönü Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Other operators
Uber Istanbul
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberXL
$18 - $23
Family
$19 - $24
Taxi from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Topkapı Palace
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Airport Taxi - Sawkoop
Phone
+90 216 304 4127
Website
sawkoop.com

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