There are 9 ways to get from Volgograd to Istanbul by plane, bus, train, car ferry, night train, ferry 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  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Volgograd (VOG) to Istanbul (IST) VOG - IST

$42 - $142

8 alternative options

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Volgograd (VOG) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) VOG - SAW

$55 - $167

Fly to Burgas, bus  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Volgograd (VOG) to Burgas (BOJ) VOG - BOJ
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul

$164 - $480

Train, car ferry, bus  •  43 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Volgograd to Sochi
  2. Take the car ferry from Sochi to Trabzon
  3. Take the bus from Trabzon to Bulancak
  4. Take the bus from Bulancak to Istanbul Otogari

$108 - $147

Bus Metro Georgia  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Volgograd to Vladikavkaz
  2. Take the bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
  3. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul

$90 - $105

Bus  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Volgograd to Novocherkassk
  2. Take the bus from Novocherkassk to Odessa
  3. Take the bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Constanța
  4. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

$103 - $154

Train, night train  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Volgograd to Poworino
  2. Take the train from Poworino to Kiev Pass
  3. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  4. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$122 - $193

Train, bus, ferry  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Volgograd to Rostov Glavnij
  2. Take the bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Odessa
  3. Take the ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$138 - $241

Drive  •  33 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Volgograd to Istanbul 1504.1 miles

$310 - $450

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Volgograd to Istanbul is to fly which costs RUB 2600 - RUB 9000 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Volgograd to Istanbul is to fly which costs RUB 2600 - RUB 9000 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between Volgograd and Istanbul is 1491 km. The road distance is 2406.6 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Volgograd to Istanbul, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Volgograd to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Volgograd and arriving at Istanbul - Aksaray via Novocherkassk, Odessa, Pryvoz and Constanta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2 h.

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What companies run services between Volgograd, Russia and Istanbul, Turkey?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Nordwind Airlines and five other airlines fly from Volgograd to Istanbul every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Volgograd to Istanbul via Vladikavkaz, Tbilisi, Istanbul, Samandira Tesis, Istanbul Otogari, and Otogar in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Istanbul via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via Moscow Sheremetyevo, St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya, Ercan
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya, Adana
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Mineralnye Vody
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Volgograd to Istanbul via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Volgograd to Istanbul via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya, Ankara
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Vnukovo, Ankara
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Volgograd to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Vnukovo, Antalya
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Volgograd to Istanbul via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Volgograd to Burgas via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Volgograd to Sochi
Ave. Duration
19 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$20 - $30
2nd Class (Kupé)
$30 - $50
Train from Volgograd to Poworino
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$18 - $27
Train from Poworino to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
21 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Volgograd to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $35
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
26 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Trabzon to Bulancak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bulancak to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
12 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Avazar Bus
Website
avazar-bus.am
Bus from Volgograd to Vladikavkaz
Ave. Duration
18 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
avazar-bus.am
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Book at
facebook.com
Metro Georgia
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
geometro.ge
Book at
geometro.ge
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Novocherkassk
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novocherkassk to Odessa
Ave. Duration
35 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Odessa
Ave. Duration
36 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Constanța
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Ferry operators
Olympia Line
Website
olympia-line.ru
Car ferry from Sochi to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
in-sochi.ru
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
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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