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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
Sultanbeyli Biniş Durağı
Bus stations and stops in Ankara
Frequently asked questions
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Find the cheapest buses from İstanbul to Ankara
Getting from İstanbul to Ankara is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 323 miles apart and traveling between the two takes as fast as 4 hours 59 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or 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 Ankara for as little as $20.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays.
We have a large network of 200 destinations, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for great value.
Traveling from İstanbul to Ankara
It's easy to get from İstanbul to Ankara with FlixBus, with 13 direct buses per day.
You can expect a minimum of 3 stops on your journey. It can take a minimum time of 4 hours 59 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 Ankara is $20.99, 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 4 bus station(s); the 256 connections departing from İstanbul every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.
Arriving in Ankara
Traveling to Ankara for the first time? Here's what you need to know:
Ankara is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network, with 239 connections arriving in one of the 1 bus station(s) of the city, giving you easy access to all corners of the country.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from İstanbul to Ankara
Getting from İstanbul to Ankara 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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