Bus routes from İstanbul to İzmirfrom $30.99
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Bus stations and stops in İstanbul
İstanbul Alibeyköy bus station
Yenı Baraj Yolu No:7
İstanbul Dudullu bus station
İstanbul Esenler bus station
Büyük İstanbul Otogarı No:144-145-146
İstanbul Harem bus station
Sultanbeyli Biniş Durağı
Frequently asked questions
How long does it take from İstanbul to İzmir by bus?
What is the distance between İstanbul and İzmir?
How much is the bus ticket between İstanbul and İzmir?
How many rides a day are there from İstanbul to İzmir?
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Find the cheapest buses from İstanbul to İzmir
Getting from İstanbul to İzmir is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 538 km apart and traveling between the two takes as little as 4 hours 40 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or with our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
You can get bus tickets to travel between İstanbul and İzmir for as little as $30.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays. For a quick, easy, and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.
We have a large network, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for a great value.
Traveling from İstanbul to İzmir
It’s easy to get from İstanbul to İzmir with FlixBus, with 25 direct buses per day.
The journey from İstanbul to İzmir has only one stop in between and it can take a minimum time of 4 hours 40 minutes.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we’re working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between İstanbul and İzmir is $30.99, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.
Taking the bus from İstanbul
Traveling from İstanbul and not familiar with it? Here’s everything you need to know.
İstanbul is a transport hub with 5 bus stations; the 257 buses departing every day take travelers to cities across the country
Arriving in İzmir
Traveling to İzmir for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:
İzmir is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network. The city is connected to 221 other destinations that you can easily reach by bus. You can find 2 FlixBus stops in the city.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from İstanbul to İzmir
Getting from İstanbul to İzmir aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you’re taking a long trip, you don’t need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.
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