Istanbul Airport and Transportation

How to get to and from the airport, and getting around the city on public transportation

Istanbul Airport

From the Ataturk International Airport, the best way to get to the city center is by taxi, costing around 30YTL. You can also take the train that runs to Zeytinburnu, where you can connect to the tramway into Sultanahmet.

Transfers from the Airport

If you don't wish to rely on public transportation and prefer the convenience of a transfer, here are your options:


Getting Around Istanbul

The best way to get around Istanbul is by tram. You can use it for all the major sites in Sultanahmet and across the bridge.

Car Rental

To go elsewhere by car, check the cheapest rental rates:

Car Rentals

Istanbul Map

Istanbul City Break Travel Planner

  • Get a Room
  • Look for the right type of accommodation at the right place and at the right price for you:


  • Get the Tourist Card
  • Enjoy free admission to many of the top attractions:

    Tourist Card

  • Plan Your Sightseeing
  • Hop on a sightseeing bus, go on a walking tour, a cruise or day trip:

    Tours & Activities