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There are 4 ways to get from Taksim Square to Karakorum by plane, taxi, night bus or car

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Fly from Istanbul, taxi  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Ulan Bator (ULN) IST - ULN
  2. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$439 - $842

Cheapest option

Night bus to Kutahya, fly, taxi  •  28h 32m

  1. Take the night bus from Istanbul, Istanbul Esenler to Çorlu
  2. Fly from Kutahya (KZR) to Ulan Bator (ULN) KZR - ULN
  3. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$437 - $842

2 alternative options

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen, taxi  •  22h 24m

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Ulan Bator (ULN) SAW - ULN
  2. Take a taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum

$482 - $973

Drive  •  4 days 13h

  1. Drive from Taksim Square to Karakorum 8210.1 km

$1,000 - $1,600

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taksim Square to Karakorum is to night bus and fly and taxi which costs 3.100 ₺ - 6.000 ₺ and takes 28h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Taksim Square to Karakorum is to fly and taxi which costs 3.100 ₺ - 6.500 ₺ and takes 14h 15m.

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The distance between Taksim Square and Karakorum is 5711 km. The road distance is 8210.1 km.

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It takes approximately 14h 15m to get from Taksim Square to Karakorum, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Ulan Bator Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taksim Square to Karakorum is 8210 km. It takes approximately 4 days 13h to drive from Taksim Square to Karakorum.

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Turkish Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Ulan Bator Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Karakorum. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Taksim Square to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs 130 ₺ - 160 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Taksim Square to Karakorum.
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  • Distance: 5710.8 km
  • Duration: 14h 15m

What companies run services between Taksim Square, Turkey and Karakorum, Mongolia?

There is no direct connection from Taksim Square to Karakorum. However, you can take the taxi to Istanbul airport, fly to Ulan Bator, then take the taxi to Karakorum. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Istanbul Taksim Square, take the shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen Airport, take the walk to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Ulan Bator, then take the taxi to Karakorum.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Ankara, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Samsun, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Antalya, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Ordu-Giresun, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Adana, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Izmir, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Dalaman, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Nevsehir, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Kutahya to Ulan Bator via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Istanbul to Ulan Bator via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Kutahya to Ulan Bator via Istanbul, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Ulan Bator via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Kutahya to Ulan Bator via Istanbul, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Istanbul, Istanbul Esenler to Çorlu
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ulan Bator to Karakorum
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Ulaanbaatar Taxi
Phone
1900-1991
Website
facebook.com

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