Shortest travel time:
4 hrs 37 min
Longest travel time:
5 hrs 37 min
Lowest train ticket cost:
$27
Avg. daily departures:
6
Earliest departure:
08:05
Latest departure:
17:02
Istanbul
545 km
Ankara

Istanbul to Ankara Train Information

Among the top choices for traveling from Istanbul to Ankara is taking a fast and modern train. All high-speed trains running between the cities were designed to offer the passengers everything they might need for a pleasant journey, including several travel classes to choose from, fast travel times (the journey takes about 4.5 hours), and an extensive timetable with up to 6 daily departures. Fantastic onboard amenities are also at your service during the ride. The trains from Istanbul to Ankara boast light and spacious carriages, equipped with cushy seats and offering plenty of legroom and generous luggage space. Big panoramic windows are perfect for admiring the spectacular views along the way. Another reason to opt for a train ride from Istanbul to Ankara is that the train stations are located close to the city centers and are conveniently accessible by public transport, making it very easy to get around.

Istanbul to Ankara Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
4 hrs 37 min
5 hrs 34 min
08:05
10:00
3
Afternoon trains
4 hrs 40 min
5 hrs 37 min
16:00
17:02
3

Trains on Istanbul - Ankara Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
TCDD
TCDD
High-speed train
4 hrs 37 min
$27
6
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