There are 11 ways to get from Ankara to London by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to London Heathrow  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to London Heathrow (LHR) ESB - LHR

$188 - $692

Cheapest option

Fly to London City  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to London City (LCY) ESB - LCY

$125 - $437

9 alternative options

Fly to London Stansted  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to London Stansted (STN) ESB - STN

$157 - $467

Fly to London Gatwick  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to London Gatwick (LGW) ESB - LGW

$147 - $447

Fly to London Luton, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to London Luton (LTN) ESB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$142 - $515

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Pendik Yht
  2. Take the bus from Pendik to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Munich
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to London

$307 - $410

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Otogar to Shumen
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Shumen to London Victoria Station

$179 - $193

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Gebze Yht
  2. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Burgas to London

$150 - $208

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  35 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ankara to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London

$732 - $917

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ankara to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$480 - $694

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ankara to London is to train and bus and bus and ferry which costs 900 ₺ - 1.300 ₺ and takes 2 days 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to London is to fly and train which costs 850 ₺ - 3.200 ₺ and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Ankara and London is 2834 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to get from Ankara to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ankara to London. However, there are services departing from Ankara and arriving at London via Istanbul Otogari and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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Ankara to London bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, arrive at Otogar station.

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Map of how to get from Ankara to London.
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  • Distance: 1771.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 33 min

What companies run services between Ankara, Turkey and London, England?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Ankara to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ankara to London via Istanbul, Istanbul Otogari, and Sofia in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,700
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Ankara to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Ankara to London City via Sabiha Gokcen, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Kiev, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Ankara to London City via Izmir, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Hannover, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Ankara to London City via Paris CDG, Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Ankara to London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Pendik
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Gebze
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Pendik to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Pejic Tours
Phone
+381 20 314 545
Email
info@pejictours.com
Website
pejictours.com
Bus from Novi Pazar to Munich
Ave. Duration
17 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
pejictours.com
Book at
pejictours.com
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Otogar to Shumen
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to London
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$290 - $370
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Bariam to Shumen
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Shumen to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
46 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$163
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Burgas to London
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators

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