A city that gathers two continents together and stretches over 5,000 km ² definitely needs a well-organized public transportation system. Fortunately, there are hundreds of public transportation lines that help you get wherever you want to go. Since you don’t want to waste your vacation time on figuring out how the public transportation system works, we have put together the ultimate guide on using Istanbul transportation.
It is quite normal to feel lost among the numerous options to get from point A to point B, but using public transportation in Istanbul is highly recommended for several reasons. Firstly, public transportation will save you hours and help you avoid the craziness of traffic. Secondly, using public transportation will introduce you to the locals and their daily lifestyle. Turkish locals are very kind and a friendship can be formed within a 15-minute bus ride. Finally, the Istanbul public transportation system is very affordable and once you get the hang of it, you will be able to navigate the city like an expert.
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4. BI TAKSI
5. METRO ISTANBUL