There are 6 ways to get from Split to Istanbul by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Istanbul (IST) SPU - IST

$174 - $274

Cheapest option

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) SPU - SAW

$72 - $299

4 alternative options

Bus Ozlem Tours  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Sarajevo
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Istanbul

Bus  •  32 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Istanbul

$104 - $134

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  35 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Bar
  2. Take the bus from Bar to Istanbul

$90 - $104

Drive  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Split to Istanbul 947.6 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Split to Istanbul is to bus which costs 550 kn - 700 kn and takes 35 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Istanbul is to fly which takes 7 h 40 min and costs 1.100 kn - 1.800 kn.

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The distance between Split and Istanbul is 1065 km. The road distance is 1516 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Split to Istanbul, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Istanbul, Turkey?

Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and 11 other airlines fly from Split to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Split to Istanbul via Sarajevo, Novi Pazar, Istanbul, and Otogar in around 24 h 5 min.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Split to Sabiha Gokcen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Split to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Sarajevo to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Novi Pazar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$66 - $70
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Tetovo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk

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