Istanbul Great Airport, also called Istanbul New Airport, Istanbul Third Airport or İstanbul Yeni Havalimanı is the largest airport in the world and is located in the Yeşilköy neighbourhood of the Bakırköy district. This great airport is constructed at the intersection of roads to Arnavutköy, Göktürk, and Çatalca, north of the Istanbul city centre and the main tourist attractions.
Here you are some of the most popular destinations from Istanbul New Airport:
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport (IST) to City Center
Istanbul is one of the world’s prominent megalopolis. This mystic meeting place of East and West has lot of excellent attractions. Turkey’s cultural capital is a sizzling transcontinental beauty point. Even locals who live in this splendid metropolis haven’t had enough time to visit all of its wonders.
It has things from all epochs; from Romans to Byzantines, Ottomans to the Turkish Republic.
The airport is located 54 km (33 mi) north of the city centre, on the European side of the city.
Transfer time: 55min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Sultanahmet
For many, Sultanahmet is the best base for sightseeing in Istanbul. Since having the Hagia Sophia Museum, the Blue Mosque, the Basilica Cistern, and many more eminent landmarks.
Transfer time: 55min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Blue Mosque
We are facing a marvel of architecture, an incredible gem of Ottoman legacy.
Keep in mind that it’s also an active mosque.
Called the Blue Mosque by foreign visitors because of its interior tiles, is the only mosque in Turkey with six minarets.
Transfer time: 56min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Taksim Square
This great square is located in the quarter of Beyoğlu in the European part of Istanbul, an important tourist and recreation district acclaimed for its restaurants, shops, and fantastic hotels.
It is considered the central point of modern Istanbul, with the central station of the Istanbul Metro network.
Transfer time: 50min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Grand Bazaar
It’s one of the more extensive and ancient markets in the world. It’s an adventure and it is fun. Test your bargaining abilities in there and buy incredible presents and souvenirs.
Transfer time: 51min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavütkoy New Airport to Beyoglu
North, across the elegant curve of the Golden Horn, shine the bright lights of the lively recreation quarter of Beyoğlu.
Come on to the best attractions in the district of Beyoğlu including Pera Museum, Museum of Innocence, İstiklal Caddesi.
Transfer time: 44min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Hagia Sophia
Often it is cited to as the eighth wonder of the World. Once a church, then a mosque and now it is a museum. This more than a 1000 year old feat of art will fascinate you in, built at Constantinople (now Istanbul) in the 6th century (532–537). Hagia Sophia with its extraordinary historical development constitutes a blending between east and west and is considered a unique monument in world architecture.
Transfer time: 57min
Transfer from Istanbul Arnavutköy New Airport to Kadikoy
Visit the Asian side of Istanbul. Kadikoy is the suburb of Istanbul on the Asian shore of the Bosphorus. Kadıköy is a large, populous, and Cosmopolitan.
The central portions of the Kadıköy district are the hub of all this activity and a zone that rewards walking around, with densely packed markets, calmed tree-lined streets, and surprising walls filled with the large-scale works and grafittis.
Nowadays, one of the best neighborhoods in Istanbul for foodies, flaneurs, and any person who wants to experience Istanbul’s vibrant street life.
Transfer time: 58min