a VirtualTourist member from Kuala Lumpur asked on Mar 18, 2011
Does anyone know how I can get information about buses/trains from Istanbul to Damascus, Syria? Which bus/train companies? When do the buses/trains leave from Istanbul? How much is the fare? How long is the journey? Many thanks [VT member 75fe6].
A bus from Istanbul to adana.Many bus service(20 hours )all day and night.Change bus at Adana to Hataya(2-3 hours) nearest to Syria borders.In Hataya/Antakia take s shared taxi to Alepp 2-3 hours.
have great time in syria
the best way is take direct bus from Istanbul to Damascus via Aleppo , this bus start From Istanbul at 17.00 or 19.00 to Hatay then change the bus at 12.00 to Damascus . this will cost about 50-70 TL = 40$ . hope this info help you . best wishes