Bus from Istanbul to Izmir

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Facts about the bus from Istanbul to Izmir

Cheapest Bus$12.64
Fastest Bus5h 15m
Earliest Bus12:01 AM
Latest Bus4:00 AM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance203.9 miles
Bus CompaniesUlusoy, Balıkesir Uludağ Turizm, Metro Turizm, Nilüfer Turizm, 12Go Asia, Pamukkale Turizm, FlixBus
Do you want to travel by bus from Istanbul to Izmir?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Istanbul and arriving in Izmir and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as FlixBus, Pamukkale Turizm, Nilüfer Turizm or Metro Turizm. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Istanbul Izmir bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Istanbul and Izmir which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Izmir, alternative destinations from Istanbul, and the most popular airport shuttles from Izmir.

The cheapest bus routes from Istanbul to Izmir

Today
from $11.49
Tomorrow
from $11.49
12/03
from $11.49
12/04
from $11.49
12/05
from $11.49
12/06
from $11.49

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Ulusoy
    12:20 AM
    Istanbul - Alibeyköy Otogarı
    Duration 7h 30m
    7:50 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.64
  • Ulusoy
    1:20 AM
    Istanbul - Alibeyköy Otogarı
    Duration 7h 30m
    8:50 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.64
  • Balıkesir Uludağ Turizm
    12:20 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 8h 10m
    8:30 AM
    Izmir
    from$12.76
  • Balıkesir Uludağ Turizm
    12:30 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 7h 30m
    8:00 AM
    Izmir
    from$12.76
  • Metro Turizm
    12:01 AM
    Istanbul - Alibeyköy Otogarı
    Duration 6h 59m
    7:00 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.76
  • Metro Turizm
    12:20 AM
    Istanbul - Alibeyköy Otogarı
    Duration 7h 10m
    7:30 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.76
  • Nilüfer Turizm
    12:30 AM
    Istanbul - Dudullu
    Duration 6h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.76
  • Nilüfer Turizm
    1:00 AM
    Istanbul - Dudullu
    Duration 8h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$12.76
  • 12Go Asia
    12:30 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 6h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Izmir
    from$14.05
  • 12Go Asia
    1:00 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 8h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Izmir
    from$14.05
  • Pamukkale Turizm
    12:15 AM
    Istanbul - Dudullu
    Duration 5h 15m
    5:30 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$15.95
  • Pamukkale Turizm
    12:45 AM
    Istanbul - Dudullu
    Duration 5h 15m
    6:00 AM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$15.95
  • FlixBus
    4:00 AM
    Istanbul - central bus station
    Duration 8h 45m
    12:45 PM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$17.95
  • FlixBus
    4:00 AM
    Istanbul - central bus station
    Duration 9h 1m
    1:01 PM
    Izmir - central bus station
    from$17.95

The cheapest carpooling offers from Istanbul to Izmir

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    8:00 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 5h 30m
    1:30 PM
    Izmir
    from$2.39
  • BlaBlaCar
    3:30 PM
    Istanbul
    Duration 5h 10m
    8:40 PM
    Izmir
    from$4.79
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:00 AM
    Istanbul
    Duration 5h 40m
    3:40 PM
    Izmir
    from$5.98
  • BlaBlaCar
    1:00 PM
    Istanbul
    Duration 5h 20m
    6:20 PM
    Izmir
    from$7.18

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Bus Istanbul to Izmir: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set Istanbul as your place of departure and Izmir as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Izmir to Istanbul.
Are you traveling with other people? Then indicate how many passengers are joining you and start your search.
Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Istanbul to Izmir and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Nilüfer Turizm at $12.76, whereas the quickest connection takes 5h 15m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Istanbul Izmir bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Istanbul to Izmir!

Bus stops in Istanbul and Izmir

Stations
Izmir (Turkey)
Izmir (Turkey)
Izmir (Turkey)
Otogar Karacaoğlan Mh. , 35070 Izmir (Turkey)
Bahçelievler Mahallesi, İnönü Cd. 105 E, 35150 Karabağlar/İzmir, Türkei 105 , 35150  Izmir (Turkey)

FAQs about the bus route Istanbul to Izmir

How much does a Istanbul Izmir bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $12.64 and takes 6h 30m to reach Izmir. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Istanbul to Izmir?

This route is offered by 4 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $12.76 and $17.95. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Izmir.

On average, how many connections are available from Istanbul to Izmir each day?

Every day, the Istanbul Izmir bus route is served by approximately 3 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Istanbul to Izmir take?

The fastest bus from Istanbul to Izmir is offered by Pamukkale Turizm and takes 5h 15m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $15.95. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Istanbul to Izmir?

The earliest bus arriving in Izmir from Istanbul starts at 12:01 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Istanbul to Izmir?

The latest bus trip departing from Istanbul for Izmir starts at 4:00 AM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Istanbul Izmir route?

When traveling by bus from Istanbul to Izmir, passengers can travel with FlixBus, Pamukkale Turizm, Nilüfer Turizm and Metro Turizm. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Istanbul to Izmir?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Istanbul to Izmir, CheckMyBus currently compares 255 direct bus connections with the following companies: FlixBus, Pamukkale Turizm, Nilüfer Turizm and Metro Turizm

What can I take with me on the Istanbul to Izmir bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Istanbul Izmir bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Istanbul Izmir bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Istanbul to Izmir on your planned travel date.

Compare Istanbul and Izmir

$0.71
$0.69
Istanbul
Izmir
A cab ride in Istanbul is 3% more expensive than in Izmir.
$0.31
$0.32
Istanbul
Izmir
A bus fare in Istanbul is 4% cheaper than in Izmir.
$1.28
$1.02
Istanbul
Izmir
A large beer in Istanbul is 21% more expensive than in Izmir.
$0.21
$0.16
Istanbul
Izmir
A bottle of water in Istanbul is 24% more expensive than in Izmir.
$2.58
$2.41
Istanbul
Izmir
A meal in Istanbul is 7% more expensive than in Izmir.

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