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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 Ankara to London Heathrow  •  9 h 49 min

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

$188 - $692

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Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Gebze Yht
  2. Take the bus from Gebze to Sofia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London

$96 - $192

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Fly Ankara to London Stansted  •  10 h 4 min

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

$157 - $467

Fly Ankara to London Gatwick  •  9 h 45 min

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

$147 - $447

Fly Ankara to London City  •  10 h 26 min

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

$125 - $437

Train, bus to Istanbul Ataturk, fly to London Heathrow  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Gebze
  2. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to London Heathrow (LHR) IST - LHR

$102 - $317

Train, bus  •  2 days 6 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 Cologne
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 10 h

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

$181 - $212

Bus  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to London

$106 - $127

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  35 h 42 min

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

$740 - $994

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 bus which costs 600 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 3 days 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to London is to fly which costs 800 ₺ - 2.600 ₺ and takes 9 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ankara to London station. However, there are services departing from Ankara and arriving at London Victoria Station via Istanbul Otogari and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10 h.

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The distance between Ankara and London is 2834 km.

The best way to get from Ankara to London without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to get from Ankara to London, including transfers.

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Ankara to London bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, depart from Ankara station.

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The best way to get from Ankara to London is to fly which takes 9 h 49 min and costs 1.000 ₺ - 4.000 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 600 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 3 days 3 h.

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There is no direct flight from Ankara Airport to London Heathrow Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Ankara to London bus services, operated by Balkan Horn, arrive at London Victoria 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 49 min

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

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Ankara to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ankara to London via Istanbul, Otogar, Aksaray, Istanbul - Aksaray, and Constanta in around 3 days 3 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Ankara to London City via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Istanbul Ataturk, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Ankara to London City via Istanbul Ataturk, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Ankara to London City via Istanbul Ataturk, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Ankara to London City via Sabiha Gokcen, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Istanbul Ataturk, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Ankara to London Heathrow via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,600
Flights from Ankara to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Sabiha Gokcen, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Ankara to London City via Istanbul Ataturk, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ankara to London City via Hannover, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Ankara to London City via Munich, Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Ankara to London City via Paris CDG, Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ankara to London Stansted via Bremen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to London Gatwick via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.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
Train from Ankara to Pendik
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
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 Cologne
Ave. Duration
26 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
pejictours.com
Book at
pejictours.com
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from ASTI Ankara Bus Terminal to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
pamukkale.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
$15 - $30
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
$10 - $14
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
40 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
UBB Turistic
Phone
0040 744 274 274
Email
rezervari@ubbturistic.ro
Website
ubbturistic.ro
Bus from Constanta to London
Ave. Duration
2 days 8 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
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London is 3 h behind Ankara. It is currently 11:27 PM in Ankara and 8:27 PM in London.

Eurowings, Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Ankara Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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