Sirkeci Train Station is the main train station in old city of Istanbul. It used to be the main station for trains going in western direction including international trains, but there’s no train connection due to engineering work. It’s one of the stations of Istanbul Suburban System, Marmaray.
Sirkeci Station is in the old city of Istanbul, in walking distance to Sultanahmet, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar.
Sirkeci Station has strong bus (to European side of Istanbul), ferry (to Asian side of Istanbul) and rail connections.
There are hundreds of hotels, shops and restaurants very close to station.
Train Services (as of February 2017)
Sirkeci Station is currently not connected to national rail network. Available services are:
Bus Service (as of February 2017)
There’s connected bus service for Bosphor Express between Halkalı and Sirkeci stations.
The ticket office is open between 07:00-22:00. Phone is +90 (212) 527 00 50.
International train tickets are available, travel passes are not at Sirkeci Station.