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transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

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transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Very confusing and incomplete info on the web about this. Does anyone know: Is there a regular transfer service/shuttle that is currently operating between Sabiha Gökçen Airport and Istanbul Atatürk Airport? If yes, can you obtain the necessary transit visa at the airport?

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1. Re: transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

No that is not possible because these two airports are at opposite sides of the city.So you have to leave one airport and 'enter'the country to reach the other one.A transit visa is only valid for use within one airport.

If you can sort out your visa issues then you can use the Havataş bus from SAW to Taksim and change to the connecting one out to Atatürk airport.A cheap and efficient system.Currently there is no single direct transfer bus between the two.

You can take a private transfer of course but that would be expensive c.130-140TL.

http://havatas.com/en/

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2. Re: transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Henry K, I answered your same question on another thread. If you want to go directly from Sabiha to Ataturk Airport, then you need to prebook a private transfer. You can use companies like: "www.efenditravel.com", "citymobil.com.tr/TransferRezervasyon1.aspx", or "www.istanbulairportexpress.com"

good luck,

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3. Re: transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

How long a time should we allocate for transfer between these 2 aiports?

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4. Re: transfer Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Istanbul Atatürk Airport

dtanel, The actual transfer time should be around 2 hours. However the connection time between arrival at one and departure from another should be a minimum of 5 hours.

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