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How to go from Istanbul to Antalya?
1.       nan_1971
75 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 10:35 am

Merhaba herkese!!

 

Hope someone can help me giving me some good advice ... I´m planning to go in Turkey in October for a 1 week tour. I would like to spend also 1 week in Istanbul but I´m not able to find a lowcost internal flight from Antalya to Istanbul for that period. What about train or bus? I´m looking to find informations in the web but I didn´t find anything usefull till now. There is someone so kind who can help me?

 

Çok teşekkur ederim.

 

anna

 

 

2.       Trudy
7887 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 11:10 am

You can search on www.turkeytravelplanner.com and also on the forum that belongs to that site.

 

THY has one way tickets (including tax) for 104 YTL and during Ramazan you´ll get 25% discount.

3.       nan_1971
75 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 11:42 am

Çok teşekkürler Trudy!!

4.       peacetrain
1905 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 02:11 pm

You can obtain train times and costs from this site  https://etcdd.tcdd.gov.tr/tcddrezwebapproot/danismatcddservlet?ulkeid=ENG  and you can buy online too. There is a page where you key in starting point and destination. 

 

 

This is one of the main pages of the site  http://tcdd.gov.tr/tcdding/yurtici_ing.htm and you can get to the above page from there.

 

Istanbul to Antalya, Marmaris and Bodrum http://www.seat61.com/Turkey2.htm#Istanbul%20to%20Antalya  (and almost every other route)

 

The main bus station, Otogar, is a few stops down the line from the airport for 1.4YTL or a 7YTL taxi ride away.

 

Have a lovely trip!

5.       erdinc
2151 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 02:42 pm

There is no train to Antalya or from Antalya. You can go by bus or you can fly there. I checked www.thy.com website and a return ticked was 198 ytl which is a good price.

 

If you choose to go by bus I suggest either Varan or Ulusoy. Picking a good bus company is critical in Turkia for comfortable bus trips. It can be very painful if you pick an ordinary company. Both have English websites:

www.varan.com.tr

www.ulusoy.com.tr

October tickets aren´t available yet for sale on their website. I think it will be available in early September. Alternatively give them a call. You can reserve a ticket on the phone and then collect from an office. Or you could wait a week or so and buy directly from their website. I have used the websites of both of these bus companies many times to buy tickets.

6.       nan_1971
75 posts
 28 Aug 2008 Thu 02:46 pm

Quote: peacetrain

Have a lovely trip!

 

Yardımın için çok teşekkürler Peacetrain  ... it would be surely a great trip, I´ll go back to Turkey and to my beloved Istanbul after 6 years to meet all my old friends there!! {#lang_emotions_bigsmile}

 

Modify:

 

Erdinc I´ve just seen your reply ... thanks a lot for your precious help as well.

 

çok naziksiniz!! {#lang_emotions_ty_ty}

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