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Travelers usually depart from Adnan Menderes, or İzmir Bus Station when they travel from İzmir to Istanbul. Book your trip to arrive at Istanbul Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or İstanbul - Harem. The distance between İzmir and Istanbul is 343 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, and SunExpress. İzmir and Istanbul have 208 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Istanbul, consider visiting Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia), Topkapi Palace, and Blue Mosque, Istanbul.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from İzmir to Istanbul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between İzmir and Istanbul takes around 1.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between İzmir and Istanbul?
The flight distance between İzmir and Istanbul is 343 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between İzmir and Istanbul?
Several carriers operate flights between İzmir and Istanbul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Pegasus.
What are the most popular routes to and from İzmir?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as İzmir and London, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Kayseri, Birmingham, Ankara, Glasgow, Northern Cyprus, Newcastle upon Tyne, Amsterdam, Belfast, Liverpool, Alicante, Athens, Cork, Bristol, Berlin, Antalya, Heraklion.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Toronto, Birmingham, Dublin, Montreal, Edinburgh, Vancouver, Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle upon Tyne, Antalya, Athens, Reykjavik, Northern Cyprus, Amman, Calgary, Dalaman, Tallinn, Dubai.
Which airports are there in İzmir?
İzmir is mainly served by Adnan Menderes. But there are other airports nearby, including Cigli Airport.
What airports are near İzmir?
The main airport in İzmir is Adnan Menderes. It is also served by Milas–Bodrum, Dalaman, Chios Island National, Mytilene International, Balıkesir Koca Seyit, Denizli Çardak.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Yenişehir, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between İzmir and Istanbul?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between İzmir and Istanbul thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between İzmir and Istanbul can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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