How to Reach Ankara

Airway

There is only one airport in the city, named Esenboğa Airport / Esenboğa Havalimanı (ESB). Esenboğa Airport is located northeast of Ankara and 28 kilometres far from the city center.

Bus

There is a variety of bus companies serving from other cities to Ankara. Typically, the final destinations of the buses are AŞTİ (Ankara Intercity Bus Terminal), which is located in the city center.

Railway

You can reach Ankara by conventional train or high-speed train (YHT). You can check train schedules and buy tickets by clicking here.

Motorway

If you have your own vehicle, you can drive to Ankara. Please note that your vehicle needs to be equipped with the Automated Passing System / Otomatik Geçiş Sistemi (OGS) or Fast Passing System / Hızlı Geçiş Sistemi (HGS) if you want to use toll roads. If your vehicle is not equipped with OGS or HGS, you can use  motorways but you cannot use the toll roads because there is not any cashiers for cash payment at toll roads entrances.

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