There are 6 ways to get from Belgrade to Ankara by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Ankara (ESB) BEG - ESB

$86 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus via Sofia  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$41 - $96

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  25 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Beograd to Novi Pazar
  2. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
  3. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht

Train, bus  •  29 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
  4. Take the train from Gebze to Ankara Yht

$71 - $173

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  29 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Priština
  2. Take the bus from Prishtine to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$66 - $88

Drive  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Ankara 875.1 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Ankara is to bus which costs RSD 4100 - RSD 10000 and takes 24 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Ankara is to fly which costs RSD 8500 - RSD 17000 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Belgrade and Ankara is 1152 km. The road distance is 1400.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Belgrade to Ankara, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgrade to Ankara. However, there are services departing from Belgrade and arriving at Ankara via Niš, Sofia and Istanbul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Ankara, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and four other airlines fly from Belgrade to Ankara every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Belgrade to Ankara via Niš, Sofia, Istanbul Otogari, and Istanbul in around 24 h 23 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Belgrade to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Belgrade to Ankara via Istanbul, Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Belgrade to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from Belgrade to Ankara via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Prishtine to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Sandžaktrans AD Novi Pazar
Phone
+381 20318354
Email
sandzaktrans@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
sandzaktrans.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sandzaktrans.rs
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Beograd to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
ms.mk
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Priština
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs

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