There are 10 ways to get from Istanbul to Poland by plane, bus, train, night train, ferry or car

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Fly to Warsaw  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Warsaw (WAW) IST - WAW

$72 - $172

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Fly to Poznan  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Poznan (POZ) IST - POZ

$104 - $254

Fly to Krakow  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Krakow (KRK) IST - KRK

$94 - $217

Fly to Berlin Tegel, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) IST - TXL
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Tegel Airport to Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba

Bus, train  •  34 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$126 - $162

Bus Georg  •  37 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Warszawa

$269 - $371

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  42 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Warschau Zachodni Busbahnhof

$106 - $147

Night train, train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$163 - $242

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk
  3. Take the bus from Odessa to Warszawa

$132 - $233

Drive  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Warsaw 1379.5 miles

$280 - $410

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Poland. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Warszawa via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 30 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Poland is 1444 km. The road distance is 2207.2 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Poland without a car is to bus and train which takes 34 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Istanbul to Poland, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Poland bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Poland is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 37 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Istanbul to Poland bus services, operated by Georg, arrive at Warszawa station.

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Poland is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 9:10 AM in Istanbul and 8:10 AM in Poland.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Poland is 2207 km. It takes approximately 21 h 38 min to drive from Istanbul to Poland.

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  • Distance: 902.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Poland?

Turkish Airlines, LOT and five other airlines fly from Istanbul to Warsaw every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Warsaw via Sofia in around 37 h 30 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Krakow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Warsaw via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Berlin Tegel Airport to Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
interglobus.pl
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Warschau Zachodni Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
touring.bg
Ecolines
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk
Ave. Duration
29 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
ukrferry.com
Lux
$200
Suite
$170
Standard
$145
Economy
$85

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Air Moldova, Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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