Ankara to Cappadocia

Ankara to Cappadocia

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Ankara to Cappadocia Schedule

Ankara to Cappadocia Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK210503:05 - 04:15$ 48.46
Oncu Seyahat Standard 2X1 04:00 - 08:00$ 14.86
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK211106:35 - 07:45$ 94.66
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK724910:15 - 11:15$ 91.85
Nevsehirliler Standard 2X1 13:00 - 16:00$ 16.42
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK215114:50 - 16:00$ 61.22
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK218321:55 - 23:05$ 108.30
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK755322:40 - 23:35$ 73.38

Transportation from Ankara to Cappadocia

How to get from Ankara to Cappadocia

When you want to get from Ankara to Cappadocia, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about TRY 5,481. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as TRY 194.

How far is Ankara from Cappadocia?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Ankara to Cappadocia. Your trip will be a total of 179 miles (287 km). The flying distance is 138 miles (221 km).

How long does it take to get from Ankara to Cappadocia?

The travel time from Ankara to Cappadocia can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 21 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Ankara to Cappadocia?

The cost of the trip from Ankara to Cappadocia varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Oncu Seyahat: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as TRY 194 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as TRY 5,481.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Ankara to Cappadocia:

  • Bus tickets - TRY 190 to TRY 238;
  • Plane tickets - TRY 1,538 to TRY 5,487;

How many trips per day are there between Ankara and Cappadocia?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 04:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 13:00. There are 5 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Ankara to Cappadocia depart during the day - there are approximately 2 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Ankara to Cappadocia. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is TRY 1,538.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Ankara to Cappadocia
Turkish Airlines


Taking a bus from Ankara to Cappadocia is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Ankara to Cappadocia

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Ankara to Cappadocia? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.
  • 1% Other