Bostancı Ferry Terminal

The Bostancı Ferry Terminal (Turkish: Bostancı Feribot Terminali), also known as the Bostancı İDO Terminal (Turkish: Bostancı İDO Terminali), is a ferry terminal in Bostancı, Kadıköy located on Çetin Emeç Boulevard on the Marmara Sea in Istanbul. İDO operates seabus ferry service from Bostancı to other piers in Istanbul as well as destinations across the Marmara Sea.[2] It is located adjacent to the historic Bostancı Pier, built in 1913.

Bostancı Terminal
General information
LocationÇetin Emeç Blv., Bostancı Mah., 34744
Kadıköy, Istanbul
Turkey
Coordinates40°57′09″N 29°05′32″E / 40.9524°N 29.0922°E / 40.9524; 29.0922Coordinates: 40°57′09″N 29°05′32″E / 40.9524°N 29.0922°E / 40.9524; 29.0922
Operated byİDO
Line(s)Bostancı-Avşa
Bostancı-Esenköy
Bostancı-Bakırköy
Bostancı-Beşiktaş
ConnectionsRail transport TCDD Taşımacılık at Bostancı
BSicon BOOT.svg Şehir Hatları at Bostancı Pier
Local Transit IETT Bus:[1] 2, 4, 10B, 16, 16D, 17, 17L, 17S, 19SB, 202, 222
Local Transit Istanbul Minibus: Bostancı-S.Çeşme Metrobüs, Kadıköy-Bostancı, Bostancı-Kartal, Bostancı-Pendik
Construction
Disabled accessYes
History
Opened1987
Services
Preceding station İDO Following station
Yenikapı
towards Avşa
Bostancı-Avşa Terminus
Yenikapı
towards Esenköy
Bostancı-Esenköy
Kadıköy
towards Bakırköy
Bostancı-Bakırköy
Beşiktaş
Terminus
Bostancı-Beşiktaş
Location
Bostancı Terminal is located in Istanbul
Bostancı Terminal
Bostancı Terminal
Location within Istanbul

Connection to IETT city bus service as well as train service from the nearby Bostancı station is available.

Bostancı Terminal opened in 1987 and was one of İDO's first three ferry terminals along with Kabataş and Bakırköy.[3] In the 1990s, İDO expanded their ferry service greatly and ferries operated out of Bostancı to Kartal, Pendik, Yenikapı as well as Marmara and Avşa Island. The terminal itself consists of a terminal building, with six ferry slips and slips for layovers. Inside the terminal building are ticket offices, waiting areas and cafes.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bostancı Sahil - Duraktan Geçen Hatlar" (in Turkish). Retrieved 17 December 2017.
  2. ^ "2017 Sonbahar Tarifesi". ido.com.tr (in Turkish). Archived from the original on 15 December 2017. Retrieved 17 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Yeni feribot suya iniyor". hurriyet.com.tr (in Turkish). 25 December 1998. Retrieved 17 December 2017.