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As a city just beside Europe, Istanbul stands out as a capital of culture remarkable with its cultural wealth and natural beauties. This magical city offers impressive surprises round every corner. Beyoğlu Pera district enthralls the art-lovers, whereas the antiquarians’ favorite location is Balat district, and the history fanciers’ must-see spot is Fatih district; Istanbul simply amazes visitors of all tastes. As one of the most vivacious cities in Germany both for cultural and business trips, Dusseldorf, on the other hand, ranks amongst the glamorous destinations by its modern architecture. Besides, this adorable city offers a chance to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the nature with its verdant parks. You may enjoy a journey of high quality with Turkish Airlines for your travels between these two cities.

Turkish Airlines offers five flights in average each day from Istanbul to Dusseldorf. The distance between two cities is roughly 2 thousand 500 kilometers and the journey takes nearly three hours and ten minutes. Flights take off from either Istanbul Airport (IST) or Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) each day and land at Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS).

In addition, Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS) is located very close to Cologne and Bonn as well. Although Turkish Airlines offers direct flights from Istanbul to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN), passengers wishing to increase their alternatives may also take a look at the flights to Dusseldorf to reach Cologne and Bonn towns.

From: Istanbul

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There is always more to discover in this enchanting city which captivates its visitors from all over the world by its magical Bosporus. You may enjoy an unforgettable journey with the “Bosporus Cruises” lasting all day long. If you are interested in the historical mansions of Istanbul, you may get a chance to gain insight about all during your cruise. Setting off from Eminönü at 10.35 am, the tours cruise the entire Bosporus and lay alongside Anadolu Kavağı (small fishing village at the point where Istanbul meets the Black Sea) at midday for about two hours. You may enjoy these two hours trying the delicious fish and mussels of the beautiful Bosporus. “Bosporus Cruises” returns Eminönü before 18.00 every day. It would be recommendable enjoying your night and dining at the utterly lovely cafés in Karaköy district.

There are two international airports serving in Istanbul: Istanbul Airport (IST) and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Both airports are actively in use for Turkish Airlines flights departing from Istanbul.

Transportation from the city center to Istanbul Airport (IST)

You can reach Istanbul Airport by private vehicle (IST) via D20, TEM or E5 roads. The city center is 35 km away from Istanbul Airport. You can reach the airport by IETT, taxi or Havaist. It takes around 30 minutes to reach the airport by taxi and costs around 100-110 TL. For more information on how to reach Istanbul Airport check the transport information page. There are plenty of transport options available for you to choose from.

Transportation to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW)

Some of the flights from Istanbul to Dusseldorf with Turkish Airlines take off from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Located on the Anatolian side, Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) is a bit far from the center; yet offers various transportation opportunities to passengers.

Operating all day long from Kadıköy and Taksim, airport shuttles would be a practical alternative for reaching the airport. Moreover, municipal buses also serve to Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) from different spots of the city: you may take the bus numbered SG-2 from Taksim, E-3 from 4th Levent, E-11 or SG-1 from Kadıköy and reach the airport. In addition, cabs are also available 7/24 within the city, or as an alternative you may rent a car for a smooth transportation as well.

Destination: Dusseldorf

Turkish Airlines Düsseldorf Flights

As one of the notable exhibition centers in Europe, Dusseldorf is surrounded by the futuristic buildings and historical artifacts side by side. This city is far ahead of the time with its verdant parks, activities taking place by the Rhine River and the architectural feast it offers for its guests. Dating back to the tenth century, the castles, palaces and cathedrals all over the city take the guests to a breathtaking travel in time.

The city hosts three airports as Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS), Mönchengladbach Airport (MGL) and Dusseldorf Weeze Airport (NRN). Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS) serves as the point of arrival for Turkish Airlines flights to Dusseldorf.

Transportation from Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS) to the city center

As the third largest airport in Germany, Dusseldorf International Airport (DUS) hosts many flights each day. Located 6 kilometers from the city center, the airport offers alternatives for transportation, including the railway or buses. You may also consider taking a cab or renting a car for getting to the center.

The most preferred way to reach the center from the airport is the railway system. Two train stations available within the airport offer train travels to Bergish Gladbach Central Train Station in every fifteen minutes. It is also possible to get to the city center by the buses. However, note that there are many bus firms serving in this field. You may check the website of the airport to get information about these firms and their times of departure.

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