There are 9 ways to get from Szeged to Istanbul by train, plane, bus, night train 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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Train to Budapest, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Ferihegy
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Istanbul (IST) BUD - IST

$76 - $285

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Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Sofia N982
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

$57 - $121

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Bus to Timisoara, fly to Istanbul  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia
  2. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Istanbul (IST) TSR - IST

$115 - $303

Train to Budapest, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Ferihegy
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BUD - SAW

$78 - $429

Bus, train to Belgrade, fly to Istanbul  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Subotica
  2. Take the train from Subotica to Beograd
  3. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Istanbul (IST) BEG - IST

$70 - $243

Bus Eurolines HU  •  23 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged Autóbusz-Állomás to Burgas ul. Knyaz A. Batenberg 500
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Istanbul

$69 - $127

Bus Avtoekspres  •  25 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara Rj
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Varna
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Istanbul Bariam

$77 - $83

Train, night train  •  34 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged-Rokus to Bekescsaba R
  2. Take the train from Bekescsaba to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...
  3. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$71 - $99

Drive  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Szeged to Istanbul 729.2 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Szeged to Istanbul is to bus which costs 19 000 Ft - 36 000 Ft and takes 23 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Szeged to Istanbul is to train and fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Szeged and Istanbul is 916 km. The road distance is 1166.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Szeged to Istanbul, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Szeged to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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The nearest airport to Istanbul is Istanbul (IST) Airport which is 11.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) (32.8 km), Bursa (YEI) (98 km), Burgas (BOJ) (209.5 km) and Edremit (EDO) (231.4 km).

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Istanbul is 2 h ahead of Szeged. It is currently 6:21 AM in Szeged and 7:21 AM in Istanbul.

Map of how to get from Szeged to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 572.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Szeged, Hungary and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Szeged to Istanbul via Sofia in around 18 h 25 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Timisoara to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Belgrade to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Timisoara to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Timisoara to Istanbul via Iasi, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Flights from Belgrade to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Belgrade to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Budapest to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Belgrade to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Ferihegy
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged-Rokus to Bekescsaba
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bekescsaba to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Szeged to Timișoara, Timisoara Normandia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Szeged to Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Subotica Trans
Phone
+381 (0)24 555 466
Email
ta.sutrans@gmail.com
Website
sutrans.rs
Bus from Szeged to Subotica
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sutrans.rs
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Szeged Autóbusz-Állomás to Subotica
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Szeged Autóbusz-Állomás to Burgas ul. Knyaz A. Batenberg
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Arad to Varna
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$37 - $42
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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