"Getting there... getting around..." Istanbul Transportation Tip by call_me_rhia

Istanbul Transportation: 529 reviews and 712 photos

  sirteci station
by call_me_rhia

Transposrtation in Istanbul is cheap and efficient... even getting there is quite convenient: Turkish Airlines is quite affordable and very safe.
Inside the city there are trams and metros to move around - the tram is particularly modern (ultramodern) and cheap... the only place where there's no clear public trasnportation (although there is) is from the airport.
Taxis are quite affrodable but you need to either ask the driver to run the metre, or else agree on a price before you step on it.
There are also several train stations, serving different locations and countries (for Central Europe it's Sirteci station)

Type: Other

Was this review helpful?

  • Written May 18, 2005
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

More Transportation in Istanbul (1)



“... traveling is not a destination ...”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 3 8
Forum Rank:
0 0 7 6 3

Have you been to Istanbul?

  Share Your Travels