The journey from Istanbul to Eskisehir by train is 118.9 mi and takes 2 h 17 min. There are 32 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:10am and the last at 12:51am. It is possible to travel from Istanbul to Eskisehir by train for as little as $8.12 or as much as $11.40. The best price for this journey is $8.12.
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The train from Istanbul to Eskişehir lasts on average 2 h 57 min. Around 48 depart a day between Istanbul and Eskişehir. The average ticket pricing is around $11.97, and the minimal price starts at $6.19.
If you're traveling between Istanbul and Eskişehir by train, then you'll depart from Istanbul Söğütlüçeşme situated in central Istanbul or possibly Istanbul Pendik, located on the outskirts of Istanbul.
The train from Istanbul to Eskişehir journey is operated by Turkish Railways (TCDD). There are two different types of trains that will take you there.
Eskişehir is serviced by the high-speed trains on the Istanbul - Ankara line. So you can expect a fast, modern journey with up to 48 daily departures. One of the most significant features of any train you pick is the spectacular views as you travel across Turkey's vast landscape.
Eskişehir railway station (Turkish: Eskişehir garı) is the central railway station in Eskişehir, Turkey, and it is part of one of the central train facilities in the country. The city is on the high-speed line between. It is a critical railway junction due to its geographical location. Funny enough, between Ankara and Istanbul, Eskişehir station was one of the busiest stations in Turkey.
Eskişehir is an ancient city in Western Turkey with a unique charm and exciting activities for visitors. It's known as "the City of Students" due to the presence of both Anadolu University and Eskişehir Osmangazi University, which offer modern Turkish education. Culture enthusiasts flock to Eskişehir for its famed Pera Museum, full of galleries showcasing vibrant works of art. At the same time, history buffs revel in a visit to Archaeological Museum and Ethnography Museum. Nature also takes center stage with many nearby lakes, rivers, towns, and must-see sites like the Otodam Dam Lake, offering a scenic view of the valley.
So if you’re planning to travel to Istambul from Eskişehir by train, let us help you plan it. We check thousands of destinations across rail, bus and flight to help you find the best price. Check out our handy price calendar below, where you can see the best prices across all modes of transport between Kalambaka and Athens.
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Istanbul to Eskisehir, 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.
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 Istanbul to Eskisehir.
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.
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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Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $4 to $38 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 90% on your trip!
The cheapest Istanbul - Eskisehir train tickets can be found for as low as $3 if you’re lucky, or $6 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $7.
When travelling to Eskisehir by train, 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!
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TCDD (Turkish State Railways) is the national railway company of Turkey, responsible for the operation and maintenance of the country's railway infrastructure. Founded in 1927, TCDD operates passenger and freight trains across Turkey, connecting major cities and towns. TCDD also operates high-speed trains, including the YHT (Yüksek Hızlı Tren) which connects Istanbul, Ankara, and Konya.
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