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* A EuroCity train exits Prague at 09:39, arriving in [[Budapest]] at 16:35. Cost: $45
 
* A EuroCity train exits Prague at 09:39, arriving in [[Budapest]] at 16:35. Cost: $45
 
* Spend the night in Budapest.
 
* Spend the night in Budapest.
* Take the 07:10 InterCity train to [[Bucharest]], entering the city at 22:27.
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* Take the 07:10 InterCity train to [[Bucharest]], entering the city at 22:27. Cost: $65
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* Spend the night in Budapest.
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* The Bosphor plys the route between Bucharest and [[Istanbul]] daily, leaving Bucharest at 12:30 and reaching Istanbul the next day at 07:50. Cost: $86
 
===Via Germany & Austria===
 
===Via Germany & Austria===
 
===Via Serbia & Bulgaria===
 
===Via Serbia & Bulgaria===
 
===Via Italy & Greece===
 
===Via Italy & Greece===

Revision as of 20:06, 14 March 2013

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London to Istanbul overland is in Europe.

Understand

This itinerary details the four major overland routes from London, United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey by means of train, bus, and ferry. The distance is about 1,865 miles and requires 30 hours of straight driving to cover the distance---by car. Trains and buses go slower, but provide a better journey. Each of the four trips are quite easy to arrange.

Prepare

This journey requires crossing 5, 8, or 10 countries, depending on which route you choose. For information on specific destinations, look at their pages.

Timing

  • Via Belgium & Czech Republic:

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Routes

Via Belgium & Czech Republic

  • The Eurostar makes a daily trip between London and Brussels, departing London at 08:58 and arriving in Brussels at 12:08. Cost: $109
  • Take the 19:28 Thalys train to Cologne, reaching its destination at 21:15. Cost: $32
  • The City Night Line (CNL) runs a sleeper to Prague, leaving Cologne at 22:28 and entering Prague at 09:26. Cost: $82
  • Spend the night in Prague.
  • A EuroCity train exits Prague at 09:39, arriving in Budapest at 16:35. Cost: $45
  • Spend the night in Budapest.
  • Take the 07:10 InterCity train to Bucharest, entering the city at 22:27. Cost: $65
  • Spend the night in Budapest.
  • The Bosphor plys the route between Bucharest and Istanbul daily, leaving Bucharest at 12:30 and reaching Istanbul the next day at 07:50. Cost: $86

Via Germany & Austria

Via Serbia & Bulgaria

Via Italy & Greece