How to get from Sirkeci to Istanbul Airport?

Sirkeci is a train station in the Eminönü district of Istanbul. You can learn the route you need to follow to reach Istanbul Airport from Sirkeci Station and its surroundings, from the complete guide here.

The vehicles you can use to go from Sirkeci to Istanbul Airport; Havaist bus, İETT bus, metro and taxi.

Havaist is a special service that provides transportation to Istanbul Airport. IETT, on the other hand, is a transportation service affiliated with the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.

The closest Havaist stop to Sirkeci is Aksaray Metro Station. To go with Havaist, you must first buy a ticket from Then, at the departure time of the bus, you should go to the Aksaray Metro stop. Map link.

The IETT bus stop that goes to the nearest airport to Sirkeci is the Mecidiyeköy metro station. You can go to Mecidiyeköy with the “M2 Yenikapı-Seyrantepe-Hacıosman” metro line. There, you should take the “H-2 Mecidiyeköy – Istanbul Airport” bus. Map link.

The nearest airport metro station to Sirkeci is Gayrettepe station. The metro line that goes directly to Istanbul Airport is the “M11 Gayrettepe – Istanbul Airport – Halkalı Metro” line. Map link.

If you are going to Istanbul Airport by taxi from Sirkeci, the road distance is at least 40 kilometers and at most 45 kilometers. You can calculate the taxi fare over current prices from the Istanbul taxi fare calculation page.