Bus in Istanbul

Büyük İstanbul Otogarı

The Büyük İstanbul Otogarı is the city’s main bus station for both intercity and international routes. Called simply the otogar (bus station), it’s in the western district of Bayrampaşa, just south of the expressway…
Airport in Istanbul

Atatürk International Airport

Istanbul's main airport is in Yeşilköy, 23km west of Sultanahmet. Atatürk International Airport was due to close in 2019 following the opening of the new İstanbul Airport.
Bus in Beyoğlu

Havataş Airport Bus

Travels between the airport and Cumhuriyet Caddesi near Taksim Meydanı. They depart the airport every 30 minutes between 4am and 1am, and thereafter when flights land.
Automobile Association in Istanbul

Türkiye Turing ve Otomobil Kurumu

The Türkiye Turing ve Otomobil Kurumu can supply licence, insurance and other information you’ll need to hire a car or bring your own vehicle into the country.
Ferry in Istanbul

Dentur Avrasya

Operates handy hop-on, hop-off ferry services on the Bosphorus and Golden Horn, as well as to the Princes' Islands and between Üsküdar and Kabataş/Beşiktaş.
Ferry in Istanbul


Operates ferry services on the Bosphorus and between Kabataş and the Princes' Islands, Kadıköy and Eminönü/Karaköy, Üsküdar and Eminönü.
Bus in Beyoğlu


Serves most major cities and towns, particularly in western and central Turkey, going as far east as Erzurum.
Bus in Beyoğlu

Kamil Koç

Serves most major cities and towns throughout western and central Turkey and along the Black Sea coast.
Airport in Istanbul

Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

This airport is popular with low-cost European airlines, but is not as conveniently located as Atatürk.
Ferry in Istanbul

Mavi Marmara

Operates ferry services between Kabataş and the Princes' Islands.