General Information about Travelling to Istanbul

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 international airports. International Istanbul Ataturk Airport is located in Yesilkoy on the European side (25 km. from the city centre) and
International Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport is located in Kurtkoy on the Asian side.

Travelling to Istanbul by Plane

General Information about Travelling to Istanbul

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.