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There are 6 ways to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi to Istanbul, fly, taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Sancaktepe to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  3. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli

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Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, taxi

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou

Train, bus, drive

  1. Take the train from Istanbul Halkalı to Kapıkule
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Xanthi
  3. Take the bus from Xanthi to Kavala
  4. Drive from Kavala to Vourvourou

Bus via Thessaloníki

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Esenler Otogar to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli

Drive

  1. Drive from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou
Turkey → Greece
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International entry into Greece from Turkey

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Greece, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Greece with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Greece from Turkey

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from Turkey
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Greece

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Considerations leaving from Turkey

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vourvourou is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vourvourou is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vourvourou is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Turkey from Greece.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou is to drive which costs 900 ₺ - 1.300 ₺ and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou is to taxi and fly which costs 2.200 ₺ - 3.300 ₺ and takes 3h 27m.

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The distance between Sancaktepe and Vourvourou is 467 km. The road distance is 643.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou without a car is to bus which takes 17h 31m and costs 1.200 ₺ - 1.500 ₺.

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sancaktepe to Vourvourou is 643 km. It takes approximately 7h 51m to drive from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou.

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Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Vourvourou. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Sancaktepe to Sabiha Gokcen Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs 70 ₺ - 90 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou.
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  • Distance: 467.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 27m

What companies run services between Sancaktepe, Turkey and Vourvourou, Greece?

You can take a bus from Sancaktepe to Vourvourou via Istanbul Otogari, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel, and Ouranoupoli in around 17h 31m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €240
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Trabzon, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Adana, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Bodrum, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Ankara, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Izmir, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Nevsehir, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Dalaman, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €240
Flights from Istanbul to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €240
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €250
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€26 - €130
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Thessaloniki via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Train operators
Bus operators
KTEL Xanthis
Phone
25410 27200
Email
info@ktelxanthis.gr
Website
ktelxanthis.gr
Bus from Svilengrad to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
KTEL Xanthis
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
MetroTurizm
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€45
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Other operators
Taxi from Sancaktepe to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Merkez Taxi
Phone
+90 216 398 16 63
Emsey Son Durak Taksi
Phone
+90 538 642 77 83

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