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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale by car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Car ferry, bus  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
  2. Take the bus from Bandırma to Canakkale

$7 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Canakkale

$8 - $13

Drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Çanakkale 256.5 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Edremit (EDO) SAW - EDO
  2. Take the bus from Edremit to Çanakkale

$27 - $82

Fly from Istanbul Ataturk, bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Edremit (EDO) IST - EDO
  2. Take the bus from Edremit to Çanakkale

$95 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale is to bus which costs 40 ₺ - 75 ₺ and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale is to drive which costs 290 ₺ - 440 ₺ and takes 5h 12m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Çanakkale is 235 km. The road distance is 410.3 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 5h 59m and costs 40 ₺ - 120 ₺.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Edremit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Çanakkale is 410 km. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Istanbul to Çanakkale.

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Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines offer flights from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Edremit Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Çanakkale. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Çanakkale.
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  • Distance: 146.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 59m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Çanakkale, Turkey?

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Istanbul to Çanakkale every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 7h 26m.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Edremit
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bandırma to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Çanakkale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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