Bus Istanbul to Izmir: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Istanbul to Izmir by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Istanbul to Izmir cost $ 9.68. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 20.44 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Istanbul to Izmir.

Istanbul to Izmir by bus

Best price $ 13.48
Journey duration 7 h 53 min
Connections per day 74
First departure 00:20
Last departure 23:59
Distance 203.8 mi
Departure Istanbul
Arrival Izmir
Carriers Pamukkale Turizm, Balıkesir Uludağ, Metro Turizm, Pamukkale

Ticket price Istanbul - Izmir every day

$ 13.62
$ 16.27
In 2 days
$ 13.59
In 3 days
$ 19.91
In 4 days
$ 13.62
In 5 days
$ 19.11
In 6 days
$ 19.02

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
$ 9.68
Maximum price
$ 33.66

Istanbul - Izmir


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How much time will it take to go from Istanbul to Izmir by bus?

In order to get from Istanbul to Izmir 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 Istanbul and Izmir will complete the journey in 2 min.On average, it will take you about 7 h 56 min to travel the 204.4 mi between Istanbul and Izmir.

When do departures from Istanbul to Izmir leave?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Istanbul at 00:20, and the last departure will leave at 23:59. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Istanbul to Izmir can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

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

The route from Istanbul to Izmir is served by providers including Pamukkale Turizm, Balıkesir Uludağ, Metro Turizm and Pamukkale. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 224 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Istanbul 84 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Istanbul to Izmir, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 84 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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