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Questions re moving about in Istanbul via public transport

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Questions re moving about in Istanbul via public transport

1. May I know how long does it take for the tram ride from Sultanahmet to Kabatas?

2. How long is the journey by bus from Kabatas to Rumeli Fortress, and thereafter to Sakip Sabanci Museum in Emirgan?

3. What's the frequency of the bus from Rumeli Fortress to Sabanci Museum on a weekday?

4.. Is there a website in English that I can check these information re schedule, duration, route of public transportation?

5. How far do I need to walk to Rumeli Fotress from the point I alight from the bus? Is there a map/ direction available if it's a long walk?

6. Since I am already so close to the "land" route of Bosphorus cruise, is there a possibility to catch a one way ferry trip back to Eminonu from somewhere near Sabanci Museum ? Please advise how to do so, and the duration, costs and schedule (last ferry?)

7. If not, do advice an interesting location/ area/ place to be in the evening after my visit to Sabanci museum.

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1. Re: Questions re moving about in Istanbul via public transport


1- That will take about 15-20 minutes.

2- From Kabatas to Rumeli Fortress by bus 25E, it should take about 40-50 minutes, all depending on the traffic.

3- Here are the estimated arrival time of the 25E bus at Emirgan. "iett.gov.tr/en/…L0024A"

4- Website is. "http://www.iett.gov.tr/en".

5- Rumeli Fortress is right at the bus stop. The rest is walk uphill inside the fortress.

6- Yes, If you use hop-on-hop-off ferry: "pereme.com.tr/en_hop-on-hop-off-stopping-by-…". There are 4 ferries during the day from Emirgan.

7- Ortakoy would be a very nice village on the Bosphorus to enjoy the evening.

enjoy Bosphorus,


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