There are 4 ways to get from Ankara to Samsun by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Samsun

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus via Kayaş  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayaş to Samsun

$8 - $13

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Ankara to Samsun 252.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to Samsun (SZF) ESB - SZF

$173 - $704

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The cheapest way to get from Ankara to Samsun is to bus which costs 45 ₺ - 70 ₺ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to Samsun is to fly which costs 1.000 ₺ - 4.500 ₺ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ankara and arriving at Samsun. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Ankara and Samsun is 331 km. The road distance is 403.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Samsun without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 45 ₺ - 70 ₺.

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The bus from Ankara to Samsun takes 5 h 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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The best way to get from Ankara to Samsun is to bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 45 ₺ - 70 ₺. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 1.000 ₺ - 4.500 ₺ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Ankara Airport to Samsun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Ankara to Samsun.
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  • Distance: 206.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Ankara, Turkey and Samsun, Turkey?

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Ankara to Samsun every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h 44 min. MetroTurizm also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines flies from Ankara to Samsun twice daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to Samsun
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Samsun
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayaş to Samsun
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Samsun
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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