Istanbul enjoys a strategic location in eastern Europe, on the north west of Turkey, and has excellent infrastructures for air, sea and land transport that guarantee easy and rapid access to the city any region and city of Turkey, Europe or the rest of the world. Istanbul has great and modern transportation network.
Here’s some information about all the available options to help you decide which type of transport suits you best for your travelling to Istanbul.
Istanbul has two main international airports. International New Istanbul Airport (IST) is located in Arnavutkoy on the European side and International Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is located in Kurtkoy on the Asian side.
Travelling to Istanbul by Plane
There are a lot of direct flights from many European countries and all world major cities to Istanbul. All major airlines offers variety of flights to Istanbul, Turkey.