Sónar Istanbul is the Turkish edition of the innovative music and creative arts festival. Blending the latest electronic music with immersive technology, the festival combines disciplines to form a cultural hub of creativity.
This year is the first Istanbul edition and will continue the festival's iconic mix of workshops, masterclasses and live performances as 5000 people descend into the heart of the city.
This year's lineup hasn't been released yet, however other editions of the festival have welcomed the likes of Ben Klock, Rødhåd, Four Tet, Fatboy Slim, Skepta and Jackmaster.
The Zorlu Centre is a large, multi-purpose venue that is situated in the hustle and bustle of Istanbul, Turkey.
The nearest airport is Istanbul (IST) which is easily reached from most airports around the world. From here, you can take a train to Yenikapi (35 minutes) and then on to the Zorlu Centre (17 minutes) where the festival is held.
Berlin - Istanbul (2 hours 50 minutes)
Amsterdam - Istanbul (3 hours 15 minutes)
Paris - Istanbul (3 hours 20 minutes)
London - Istanbul (3 hours 50 minutes)
Madrid - Istanbul (4 hours)
The best station to head towards is the Zorlu Centre station. This can be reached via Istanbul's central station.
Yes, there is a nearby car park for the Zorlu Center.