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

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Train, bus  •  6h 14m

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

$15 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Side

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7h 14m

  1. Drive from Ankara to Side 309.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Antalya, bus  •  5h 52m

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

Fly to Gazipasa, bus  •  7h 11m

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

$36 - $98

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

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to Side is to train and bus which costs 80 ₺ - 120 ₺ and takes 6h 14m.

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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 7h 54m.

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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 6h 14m and costs 80 ₺ - 120 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6h 14m 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 1h 10m.

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Ankara to Side bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Side station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ankara to Side is 495 km. It takes approximately 7h 14m to drive from Ankara to Side.

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  • Distance: 233.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 14m

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

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Ankara to Side once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 7h 54m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $490
Flights from Ankara to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $490
Flights from Ankara to Gazipasa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ankara to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Ankara to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
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
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
7h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alanya to Side
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
FlyAntalya
Phone
+90 242 312 00 01
Email
info@akaytour.com
Website
akaytour.com
Bus from Antalya Airport to Side Hotel Side Star Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
FlyAntalya

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Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Ankara Airport to Antalya Airport.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Side. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Ankara Airport is to bus which takes 1h 14m and costs 11 ₺.

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