There are 5 ways to get from Ankara to Side by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Konya Yht
  2. Take the bus from Konya to Manavgat

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Side

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Ankara to Side 309.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Antalya, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to Antalya (AYT) ESB - AYT
  2. Take the bus from Antalya to Side

$33 - $131

Fly to Gazipasa, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to Gazipasa (GZP) ESB - GZP
  2. Take the bus from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
  3. Take the bus from Alanya to Side

$36 - $97

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ankara to Side is to bus which costs 50 ₺ - 75 ₺ and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to Side is to train and bus which costs 75 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 6 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ankara and arriving at Side. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Ankara and Side is 373 km. The road distance is 494.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Side without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 75 ₺ - 120 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Ankara to Side, including transfers.

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Ankara to Side bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Ankara station.

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The quickest flight from Ankara Airport to Antalya Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Ankara to Side.
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  • Distance: 233.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

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

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Ankara to Side once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 7 h 54 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $490
Flights from Ankara to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $490
Flights from Ankara to Gazipasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ankara to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Konya
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Side
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Antalya to Side
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alanya to Side
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
havas.com.tr

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