Ankara to Izmir

Ankara to Izmir

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Ankara to Izmir Schedule

Ankara to Izmir Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ali Osman Ulusoy Standard 2X1 01:00 - 09:00TRY 345
Igdirli Turizm Standard 2X1 02:00 - 10:05TRY 345
Bizim Igdir Standard 2X1 04:30 - 14:30TRY 518
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK700207:45 - 09:05TRY 858
Pegasus Airlines Economy #PC316108:00 - 09:15TRY 1,217
FlixBus Economy 10:30 - 19:00TRY 514
Varan Turizm Standard 2X1 12:20 - 20:15TRY 286
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK700214:30 - 15:50TRY 878
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK700816:25 - 17:45TRY 670
FlixBus Economy 18:30 - 02:25TRY 514
Turkish Airlines Economy #TK700221:30 - 22:45TRY 907
FlixBus Economy 23:45 - 07:50TRY 514

Transportation from Ankara to Izmir

Facts about the transport from Ankara to Izmir

Cheapest Transport$12
Fastest Transport1h 10m
Earliest Departure12:30 AM
Latest Departure11:59 PM
Departures per day64
Distance550 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAgri Vip Turizm, Alasehir Sarikiz Turizm, Ali Osman Ulusoy, Aras Seyahat, As Turizm, Baskent Turizm, Bizim Igdir, Daytrip, Ege Seyahat, Erzincan Basak Turizm, Esadas Turizm, Lider Vip Travel, Luks Erova, Mek Agri Dagi, Mis Amasya Tur, Niksarkale Turizm, Nilufer Turizm, Ozgul Bafra Turizm, Palandoken Seyahat, Pamukkale Turizm, Pegasus Airlines, Sahil Seyahat, Tokat Seyahat, Tokat Yildizi, Turkish Airlines, Varan Turizm, Yeni Baris Turizm, Yeni Sivas Turizm, Yeniden As Bafra

How to get from Ankara to Izmir

Travelling between Ankara and Izmir is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 671.43 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 11.85.

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

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 11 hours to travel between Ankara and Izmir depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Ankara and Izmir. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 10m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 11h to reach Izmir.

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

Travelling between Ankara and Izmir can be as cheap as USD 11.85 if you opt for a Ege Seyahat bus and as expensive as USD 671.43 if you buy a Daytrip taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

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

  • 55 from Ankara to Izmir starting from 00:30 Ankara Asti Bus Station until 23:59 Ankara Asti Bus Station
  • 6 from Ankara to Izmir starting from 08:00 Ankara Airport until 23:55 Ankara Airport
  • 3 from Ankara to Izmir starting from 00:00 Ankara Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Ankara Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Ankara to Izmir.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Ankara to Izmir, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 39.60.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Ankara and Izmir

Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines

Bus

Travelling from Ankara to Izmir overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Ankara and Izmir

Agri Vip Turizm, Alasehir Sarikiz Turizm, Ali Osman Ulusoy, Aras Seyahat, As Turizm, Baskent Turizm, Bizim Igdir, Ege Seyahat, Erzincan Basak Turizm, Esadas Turizm, Lider Vip Travel, Luks Erova, Mek Agri Dagi, Mis Amasya Tur, Niksarkale Turizm, Nilufer Turizm, Ozgul Bafra Turizm, Palandoken Seyahat, Pamukkale Turizm, Sahil Seyahat, Tokat Seyahat, Tokat Yildizi, Varan Turizm, Yeni Baris Turizm, Yeni Sivas Turizm, Yeniden As Bafra

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Ankara and Izmir

Daytrip

What is the most popular transport to get from Ankara to Izmir?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 84% decided to fly
  • 16% opted for a bus