There are 8 ways to get from Yalta to Istanbul by bus, train, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Trolleybus, train, bus  •  41 h 16 min

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Yalta (Trolleybus Station) to Railway 52
  2. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson
  3. Take the bus from Kherson to Varna
  4. Take the bus from Varna to Istanbul Bariam

$84 - $110

Cheapest option

Trolleybus, train, bus via Burgas South  •  41 h 21 min

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Masandra to Railway 52
  2. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson
  3. Take the bus from Kherson to Varna
  4. Take the bus from Varna to Burgas South
  5. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul

$74 - $108

6 alternative options

Trolleybus, train, bus #2  •  42 h 2 min

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Yalta (Trolleybus Station) to Railway 52
  2. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson
  3. Take the bus from Kherson to Varna
  4. Take the bus from Varna to Istanbul

$77 - $123

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 19 min

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

$98 - $121

Drive to Sinop, fly to Istanbul  •  33 h 45 min

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

$343 - $1,187

Trolleybus to Simferopol, fly to Istanbul  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Masandra to Railway
  2. Fly from Simferopol (SIP) to Istanbul (IST) SIP - IST

$114 - $344

Trolleybus, train to Kherson, fly to Istanbul  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the Trolleybus from Masandra to Railway
  2. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson
  3. Fly from Kherson (KHE) to Istanbul (IST) KHE - IST

$116 - $628

Drive to Sinop, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  34 h 55 min

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

$341 - $562

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yalta to Istanbul is to Trolleybus and train and bus which costs 1 900 ₴ - 2 900 ₴ and takes 41 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yalta to Istanbul is to Trolleybus and fly which costs 2 900 ₴ - 9 000 ₴ and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The distance between Yalta and Istanbul is 576 km.

It takes approximately 41 h 16 min to get from Yalta to Istanbul, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Yalta to Istanbul. However, you can take the Trolleybus to Railway, take the walk to Simferopol Pass, take the train to Herson, take the walk to Kherson, take the bus to Varna, take the bus to Istanbul Bariam, take the walk to Otogar, then take the Metro to Aksaray. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Yalta to Istanbul via Railway, Simferopol Pass, Herson, Kherson, Varna, Burgas South, Istanbul, and Otogar in around 41 h 21 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sinop to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,500
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul via Sochi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Kherson to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Simferopol to Istanbul via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sinop to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Train operators
Bus operators
Krym Trolleybus
Website
crimeatroll.ru
Bus from Yalta (Trolleybus Station) to Railway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
crimeatroll.ru
Bus from Masandra to Railway
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
crimeatroll.ru
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Kherson to Varna
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Varna to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Ferry operators

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