Izmir to Ankara

Izmir to Ankara

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Transportation from Izmir to Ankara

  • Buses
    TRY 85
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Izmir to Ankara

When you want to get from Izmir to Ankara, 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 Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus 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 341. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as TRY 85.

How far is Izmir from Ankara?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Izmir to Ankara. Your trip will be a total of 401 miles (644 km). The flying distance is 425 miles (683 km).

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

The travel time from Izmir to Ankara can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 10 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Izmir to Ankara varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Mek Agri Dagi: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as TRY 85 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 341.

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

  • Bus tickets - TRY 85 to TRY 202;
  • Plane tickets - TRY 235 to TRY 341;

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

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

  • Flights from Izmir to Ankara depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 01:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Izmir to Ankara. 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 235.

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 Izmir to Ankara
Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines

Buses

Taking a bus from Izmir to Ankara 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 Izmir to Ankara

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Izmir to Ankara? 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.