There are 8 ways to get from Yalta to Istanbul by bus, car ferry, ferry, car or plane

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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Bus via Tbilisi  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Yalta Bus station to Krasnodar Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar Bus station to Ortachala Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul

661 ₺ - 777 ₺

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Trolleybus to Simferopol, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  14h 10m

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Yalta to Simferopol Vokzal
  2. Fly from Simferopol (SIP) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) SIP - SAW

578 ₺ - 1.756 ₺

6 alternative options

Bus  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the bus from Yalta Bus station to Krasnodar Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar-1 Bus station to Odessa Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Odessa Central Bus to Constanța
  4. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

857 ₺ - 1.306 ₺

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Yalta Bus station to Krasnodar Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar-1 Bus station to Odessa Central Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Illichivsk to Haydarpaşa
  4. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

1.046 ₺ - 1.368 ₺

Drive, car ferry  •  32h 28m

  1. Drive from Yalta to Illichivsk
  2. Take the car ferry from Illichivsk to Haydarpaşa

905 ₺ - 1.053 ₺

Drive to Sinop, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  33h 53m

  1. Drive from Yalta to Sinop
  2. Fly from Sinop (NOP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) NOP - IST

2.428 ₺ - 5.548 ₺

Drive to Sinop, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  35h 4m

  1. Drive from Yalta to Sinop
  2. Fly from Sinop (NOP) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) NOP - SAW

2.161 ₺ - 3.282 ₺

Trolleybus to Simferopol, fly to Istanbul Ataturk  •  12h 40m

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Yalta to Simferopol Vokzal
  2. Fly from Simferopol (SIP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) SIP - IST

710 ₺ - 2.922 ₺

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yalta to Istanbul is to bus via Tbilisi which costs 2 600 ₴ - 3 100 ₴ and takes 2 days 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Yalta to Istanbul is to Trolleybus and fly which costs 2 800 ₴ - 12 000 ₴ and takes 12h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yalta station to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Yalta Bus station and arriving at Istanbul - Aksaray via Krasnodar-1 Bus station, Odessa Central Bus and Constanta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4h.

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The distance between Yalta and Istanbul is 576 km.

The best way to get from Yalta to Istanbul without a car is to bus via Tbilisi which takes 2 days 8h and costs 2 600 ₴ - 3 100 ₴.

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It takes approximately 2 days 8h to get from Yalta to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Yalta to Istanbul bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Yalta Bus station.

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The quickest flight from Sinop Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yalta to Istanbul bus services, operated by TransEvren, arrive at Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Sinop Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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Map of how to get from Yalta to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 575.8 km
  • Duration: 2 days 8h

What companies run services between Yalta, Ukraine and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Yalta to Istanbul via Krasnodar Bus station, Ortachala Central Bus Station, Tbilisi, Samandira Tesis, Istanbul Otogari, and Otogar in around 2 days 8h.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sinop to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95 ₺ - 300 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 1.700 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 ₺ - 1.600 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Izmir
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Gazipasa
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Antalya
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Dalaman
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 2.100 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.800 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Mineralnye Vody
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sinop to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230 ₺ - 2.400 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Domodedovo, Antalya
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 1.800 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Vienna
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Antalya
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
Flights from Simferopol to Sabiha Gokcen via Pulkovo, Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 2.900 ₺
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul Ataturk via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 2.700 ₺
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Yalta Bus station to Krasnodar Bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95 ₺ - 140 ₺
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
MiminoTrans Ge
Phone
+7 995 210 50 50
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Krasnodar Bus station to Ortachala Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
240 ₺ - 310 ₺
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Book at
facebook.com
Metro Georgia
Phone
0 422 24 22 44
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
307 ₺
Schedules at
metrogeorgia.ge
Book at
metrogeorgia.ge
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Krasnodar-1 Bus station to Odessa Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
370 ₺ - 650 ₺
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Constanța
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200 ₺ - 270 ₺
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
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 ₺ - 250 ₺
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Krym Trolleybus
Website
crimeatroll.ru
Bus from Yalta to Simferopol Vokzal
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8 ₺ - 18 ₺
Schedules at
crimeatroll.ru
Krym Avto Trans
Website
krimavtotrans.info
Bus from Yalta to Simferopol Kurortnaya
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25 ₺
Schedules at
krimavtotrans.info
Book at
biletik.online
Ferry operators

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