There are 4 ways to get from Xánthi to Istanbul by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Xanthi to Istanbul Otogar

$8 - $17

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Xánthi to Istanbul 245.1 miles

$55 - $85

Bus to Kavala, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Xanthi to Keramoti
  2. Fly from Kavala (KVA) to Istanbul (IST) KVA - IST

$98 - $364

Bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Xanthi to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Istanbul (IST) SKG - IST

$85 - $223

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Xánthi to Istanbul is to bus which costs 7€ - 15€ and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Xánthi to Istanbul is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Xánthi and Istanbul is 341 km. The road distance is 392.1 km.

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The best way to get from Xánthi to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 14 min and costs 7€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Xánthi to Istanbul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kavala Airport to Istanbul Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Istanbul is 1 h ahead of Xánthi. It is currently 6:03 PM in Xánthi and 6:03 PM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Xánthi to Istanbul is 392 km. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from Xánthi to Istanbul.

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Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Eurowings and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Kavala Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2315+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Xánthi to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 212.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Xánthi, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey?

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Xánthi to Istanbul twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Kavala to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kavala to Istanbul via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Kavala to Istanbul via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Xanthi to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Xanthi to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once 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 Iskece to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Xanthi to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Xanthi to Keramoti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr

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