Deniz Cruise & Ferry Lines (“Denizline“) operated the car ferries m/v Samsun and m/v Ankara on overnight voyages between Istanbul‘s Sarayburnu (Seraglio Point) dock and İzmir‘s Alsancak dock, or the dock at Çesme, west of İzmir, but the car ferry no longer stops at İzmir or Çesme.
The Denizline ferries no longer operate (2009).
There are NO FERRIES from Istanbul to any port on Turkey’s Aegean, Mediterranean or Black Sea coasts.
There are currently no ferries between Istanbul and İzmir. The way to make this journey is by ferry and train(Istanbul–Bandırma–İzmir), by bus or by airplane.
Ferries operate from Istanbul to points on the eastern and middle Sea of Marmara. More…
There are also ferries between the Greek islands and Turkey, and Cyprus and Turkey.
Ferries between Turkey and Athens and Italy depart from Çesme, west of İzmir. More…
—by Tom Brosnahan
|Turkey <—> Greek Islands Ferries |
Greek Islands <—> Athens Ferries
Black Sea Ferries Istanbul <—> Odessa, Ukraine
Transport by Ship & Ferry to & in Turkey