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

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Fly

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA)

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Istanbul Söğütlüçeşme
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal

2 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
  2. Take the bus from Ortachala Central Bus Station to Yerevan Hayreniq
  3. Take the bus from Yerevan Kilikia bus station to Tehran Western Bus Terminal

Drive

  1. Drive from Ankara to Tehrān

Ankara (ESB) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) flights

17 Weekly Planes
3h 48m Average Duration
$74 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ankara to Tehrān is to train and bus which costs 1.050 ₺ - 1.150 ₺ and takes 41h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to Tehrān is to fly which costs 1.600 ₺ - 9.000 ₺ and takes 6h 42m.

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The distance between Ankara and Tehrān is 1694 km. The road distance is 2073.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Tehrān without a car is to train and bus which takes 41h 39m and costs 1.050 ₺ - 1.150 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Ankara to Tehrān, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Tehrān is to fly which takes 6h 42m and costs 1.600 ₺ - 9.000 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1.900 ₺ - 3.300 ₺ and takes 2 days 3h.

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The quickest flight from Ankara Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Tehrān is 30 min ahead of Ankara. It is currently 4:26 PM in Ankara and 4:56 PM in Tehrān.

Yes, the driving distance between Ankara to Tehrān is 2073 km. It takes approximately 26h 20m to drive from Ankara to Tehrān.

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Mahan Air, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Ankara Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport.

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  • Distance: 1693.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 42m

What companies run services between Ankara, Turkey and Tehrān, Iran?

Mahan Air, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines fly from Ankara to Tehrān twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ankara to Tehrān via Tbilisi, Ortachala Central Bus Station, Yerevan Hayreniq, Yerevan Kilikia bus station, Tehran Western Bus Terminal, and Tarasht Station in around 2 days 3h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Ankara to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Train operators
Bus operators
Seiro Safar
Website
en.seirosafar.ir
Bus from Istanbul to Tehran Beyhaghi Terminal
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
seirosafar.ir
Metro Georgia
Phone
0 422 24 22 44
Website
metrogeorgia.ge
Bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
metrogeorgia.ge
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Ortachala Central Bus Station to Yerevan Hayreniq
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Armenia Transport
Website
t-armenia.com
Bus from Yerevan Kilikia bus station to Tehran Western Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
t-armenia.com

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The best way to get from Ankara to Ankara Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs 11 ₺.

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