How to get there

Directions

 

On your arrival in Istanbul, you may purchase the IstanbulCard, which is essential for public transportation in the city, except for HavaIST and Havabus, the shuttle buses used between Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gökçen Airport and the city center.

Below are the ticket prices for IstanbulCard’s unlimited city pass. The IstanbulCard app is also available to download on AppStore and PlayStore. For more information:
https://www.istanbulkart.istanbul/OurCards

 

 

Arriving at Kadir Has University from the Sabiha Gökçen Airport (on the Anatolian Side)

Kadir Has University is 44 km from the Sabiha Gökçen Airport, and total use will cost approximately 1000-1500 TL (when Avrasya Tunnel is used). The trip will take about one hour by taxi.

 

Map 1. From Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Kadir Has University by Taxi

 

 

Map 2. From Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Kadir Has University by Public Transportation

There are four different convenient ways for getting to Kadir Has University by using public transportation.

 

 

1) M4 metro line – Marmaray – IETT bus lines

The recommended way of using public transport from the Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Kadir Has University is to take the M4 metro line towards Kadıköy and depart at Ayrılıkçeşmesi. Then, you can transfer to Marmaray towards the Halkalı direction and take off at Yenikapı. From Yenikapı, you can take the IETT bus numbered “77” and take off at the “Vefa” station.

 

2) E-3 IETT bus line – M2 metro line- T5 tram line

After landing at Sabiha Gökçen airport, you can walk about 80 meters to the airport’s (Platform Direction) bus stop. You can take the E-3 bus to 11 stops and leave in 4. Levent stop. After that, you can use the M2 metro line (Yenikapı direction) and get off at the Haliç stop. Finally, after walking the Haliç Bridge towards Eminönü, take the T5 tram from Küçükpazar stop to Cibali. The whole route will take approximately 1h 19m.

 

3) HAVABUS - M2 metro line -T5 tram line (recommended)

After landing at the airport, white Havabus shuttles are parked in front of terminal exits on the arrival floor. You can use Havabus to go to Taksim Avenue. The road takes approximately 1.5 hours, and this period may vary according to the traffic density. The last stop for Taksim is the Divan Hotel. After arriving in Taksim, you can use the M2 metro line (Yenikapı direction).

After 3 stops, get off at Haliç Stop. Finally, after walking the Haliç Bridge towards Eminönü, take the T5 tram from Küçükpazar stop to Cibali.

*Havabus service hours are given below, which may be subject to change. For more information, please visit: https://www.havabus.com/

4) Walk - M4 Metro line - Kadıköy Ferry - T5 tram line

After landing at Sabiha Gökçen Airport, walk for 1.3 kilometers (about 21m) and get into the M4 Kadıköy metro line. Use the metro for 22 stops and get off at the Kadıköy station. After getting to Kadıköy station, walk to the Kadıköy Ferry Port. Get in Kadıköy-Eminönü Ferry Line. Get off at the Eminönü port and walk for about a minute. Use the T5 tram line, and after 2 stops, get off the tram at the Cibali station.

 

 

Arriving at Kadir Has University from the Istanbul Airport (on the European Side)

Kadir Has University is 43-km away from Istanbul Airport, and the total use will cost approximately 800-900 TL, and the trip will take about one hour by taxi.

Map 1. From Istanbul Airport to Kadir Has University by Taxi

 

Map 2. From Istanbul Airport to Kadir Has University by Public Transportation

There are two convenient ways to get to Kadir Has University by taking public transportation.

 

 

1) HAVAIST – M2 metro line - T5 tram line (recommended)

After landing at Istanbul Airport, HavaIST shuttles are parked in front of terminal exits on the arrival floor. You can use HavaIST to go to Taksim Avenue. After arriving in Taksim, you can use the M2 metro line (Yenikapı direction).

After 3 stops, get off at Haliç Stop. Finally, after walking the Haliç Bridge towards Eminönü, take the T5 tram from Küçükpazar stop to Cibali.

*The service hours of Havaist are given below and may be subject to change. For more information, please visit: https://www.hava.ist/sefer-saatleri.php?lang=en

 

2) M11 metro line - M2 metro line - T5 tram line

After landing at Istanbul Airport, walk about 1.5 km. After entering the M11 metro line, go until Gayrettepe stop. In Gayrettepe stop, transfer to the M2 metro line (Yenikapı direction).

After 3 stops, get off at Haliç Stop. Finally, after walking the Haliç Bridge towards Eminönü, take the T5 tram from Küçükpazar stop to Cibali.