With the purpose to make Istanbul the worlds capital for Exhibitions, approximately 100 exhibitions are being organized at Istanbul Expo Center (IFM) operated by Istanbul World Trade Center (IDTM), whose the exhibition areas are considered as one of the biggest areas in the world according to their sectors.
Thousands of companies meet new markets and opportunities by means of international exhibitions such as Paintistabul & Turkcoat, Chem Show Eurasia and Putech Eurasia which attract hundreds of thousands of local and international visitors each year and are considered as the biggest exhibitions in their sectors, held in Hall 9, 10 and 11. There is approximately 1 km between Istanbul Expo Center and Ataturk Airport. It lasts around 2 or 3 minutes via Taxi from Ataturk Airport and Exhibition area.
You may use the transportation options mentioned below to arrive the exhibition area from the other regions of Istanbul.
The fastest transportation from Zincirlikuyu, Mecidiyeköy and Avcılar to the exhibition area is possible by Metrobus. You should use 34 A named Metrobus line until Şirinevler Station, then transfer to Havalimanı metro, lastly get off the metro in World Trade Center/Istanbul Expo Center (Dünya Ticaret Merkezi/İstanbul Fuar Merkezi) station.
Aksaray- Havalimanı (Aksaray-Airport) metro line get through World Trade Center/Istanbul Expo Center (İstanbul Dünya Ticaret Merkezi/İstanbul Fuar Merkez) complex.
It is possible to transfer from Zeytinburnu ya da Şirinevler metrobus stations to Havalimanı (Airport) metro line.
96T line numbered buses of İETT, carrying passengers between Taksim and Ataturk Airport, go to Ataköy, Istanbul Expo Center and lastly Ataturk Airport by passing through Şişhane, Unkapanı, Aksaray, Yenikapı, Zeytinburnu and Bakırköy coast road.
Transportation from Kadıköy and Bostancı to the Exhibition Area:
You may use İDO Fast Ferries from Kadıköy and Bostancı to Bakırköy.
You may arrive from 3 alternative arterial roads to the exhibition area. (E5, TEM and (Coast Road) Sahil Yolu)