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Antalya to Istanbul by bus

The journey from Antalya to Istanbul by bus is 299.1 mi and takes 12 hr 23 min. There are 44 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:30 AM and the last at 11:59 PM. It is possible to travel from Antalya to Istanbul by bus for as little as $25.59 or as much as $2,411.18. The best price for this journey is $25.59.

Lowest Price$25.59
Journey Duration12 hr 23 min
Connection per Day44
Lowest Price$25.59
Highest Price$2,411.18
First Departure2:30 AM
Last Departure11:59 PM
Distance299.1 mi
DepartureAntalya
ArrivalIstanbul
CarriersMetro Turizm, Pamukkale TurizmMore

Antalya to Istanbul Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Antalya to Istanbul cost?

When you're traveling from Antalya to Istanbul, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $51.79. You might be able to find prices as low as $25.59, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Antalya to Istanbul, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $51.79. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long will it take me to travel from Antalya to Istanbul by bus?

With a distance of 299.1 mi between Antalya and Istanbul, it will usually take 12 hr 23 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 12 hr 23 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Antalya to Istanbul faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Antalya and Istanbul will complete the journey in 9 hr 40 min.On average, it will take you about 12 hr 23 min to travel the 299.1 mi between Antalya and Istanbul.

How many times a day do departures from Antalya leave for Istanbul?

If you want to get from Antalya to Istanbul, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 44 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 44 direct journeys between Antalya and Istanbul. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Antalya to Istanbul. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Antalya to Istanbul
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Antalya to Istanbul.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Antalya to Istanbul, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Antalya to Istanbul.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $14.12 to $26.25 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 46% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Antalya to Istanbul

The cheapest Antalya - Istanbul bus tickets can be found for as low as $14.44 if you’re lucky, or $28.67 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $138.45.

Find the best day to travel to Istanbul by bus

When travelling to Istanbul by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Metro Turizm is a Turkish bus company that provides intercity transportation services across Turkey. The company was founded in 1992 and has since grown to become one of the largest bus operators in the country. Metro Turizm operates a fleet of modern buses equipped with air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and comfortable seating. The company offers a range of ticket options, including standard, luxury, and sleeper seats. Metro Turizm also provides online booking services, making it easy for passengers to plan their travel and purchase tickets in advance. The company is committed to providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation services to its customers.

Pamukkale Turizm is a Turkish bus company that operates intercity bus services across Turkey. Founded in 1967, the company has a fleet of modern buses that offer comfortable and safe travel to passengers. Pamukkale Turizm operates on more than 100 routes, connecting major cities and towns in Turkey. The company is known for its punctuality, reliability, and affordable fares. It also offers various amenities on board, such as air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and entertainment systems. Pamukkale Turizm has won several awards for its services and is considered one of the leading bus companies in Turkey.

Services on board Metro Turizm and Pamukkale Turizm from Antalya to Istanbul
Compare services on board when travelling from Antalya to Istanbul by bus.
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Antalya to Istanbul CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
33.69kg
Bus
36.1kg
Flight
96.27kg
Car
77.02kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Antalya to Istanbul?
A bus ticket from Antalya to Istanbul is $51.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $25.59.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Antalya to Istanbul?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Antalya to Istanbul is $25.59. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Antalya and Istanbul by bus?
Antalya to Istanbul is 299.1 mi.
How long does the bus between Antalya and Istanbul take?
Antalya to Istanbul is on average 12 hr 23 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Antalya to Istanbul?
The bus journey from Antalya to Istanbul is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Metro Turizm, Pamukkale Turizm, KAMİL KOÇ OTOBÜSLERİ A.Ş., Kâmil Koç, Transferz and Sakarya VİB Turizm.
How many bus connections per day go from Antalya to Istanbul?
Antalya to Istanbul has 44 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Antalya to Istanbul leave?
The earliest bus from Antalya to Istanbul departs at 2:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Antalya to Istanbul depart?
The latest bus from Antalya to Istanbul departs at 11:59 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Antalya to Istanbul in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $25.59 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Antalya to Istanbul?
There are on average 44 direct connection(s) from Antalya to go to Istanbul.
What's the fastest journey time between Antalya to Istanbul by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Antalya and Istanbul is 9 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Antalya to Istanbul?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Antalya and Istanbul.
What are the CO2 emissions for Antalya to Istanbul by bus?
The bus journey from Antalya to Istanbul creates 36.1kg of CO2 emissions.

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