Istanbul Metro, Tram & Train Map

The Istanbul Metro is still being built, but the completed lines allow you to travel easily and inexpensively between Atatürk Airport, the Otogar (main bus terminal), and the main tourist and hotel areas at Sultanahmet and SirkeciMore…

Here’s the central portion of the system, with a key to the most useful stations.

Istanbul Metro Map, central portion

From left (west) to right (east) and top to bottom, here are notes on the most useful stations for visitors:

— Atatürk Airport (IST)

— Zeytinburnu – Metro & tram change

— Otogar – Main bus terminal

— Yenikapı – Sea of Marmara ferries

— Taksim Square – Hub of Beyoğlu

— Kabataş – Major ferry port

— Karaköy – TramTünelferry port

— Eminönü & Sirkeci – Hotels & transport

— Sultanahmet – Blue Mosque & main sights

— Üsküdar & Kadıköy on the Bosphorus Asian shore

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Istanbul Transport & Transfers Google Map

Here’s my Istanbul Transport & Transfers Google Map showing all the most important transport stations in the city: airports, bus terminals, train stations, ferry ports, etc. More…

The official Metro Istanbul website is in Turkish only.) Click here for a detailed map of the entire system.

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