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There are 13 ways to get from France to Ankara by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

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Fly from Nice  •  8h 21m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Ankara (ESB) NCE - ESB

$104 - $369

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Ankara (ESB) CDG - ESB

$94 - $204

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Fly from Lyon  •  9h 10m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ankara (ESB) LYS - ESB

$125 - $441

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Ankara (ESB) STR - ESB

$149 - $471

Fly from Saarbrucken  •  9h 39m

  1. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Ankara (ESB) SCN - ESB

$256 - $827

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Ankara (ESB) FRA - ESB

$164 - $482

Train, bus, night bus  •  46h 20m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Sofia
  3. Take the night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  5. Take the train from Gebze to Ankara Yht

$139 - $245

Train, bus, night train  •  47h 9m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Pazardzhik
  3. Take the night train from Pazardzhik to Halkali
  4. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht

$266 - $451

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to München
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$194 - $251

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Lyon to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Istanbul Bariam
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

Bus, train  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Burgas Bus Station South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Gebze
  4. Take the train from Gebze to Ankara Yht

$150 - $210

Drive, train  •  33h 6m

  1. Drive from Paris to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Ankara

$485 - $734

Drive  •  30h 26m

  1. Drive from Paris to Ankara 2005.9 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from France to Ankara is to fly which costs 80€ - 180€ and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Ankara is to fly which costs 80€ - 180€ and takes 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Ankara. However, there are services departing from Hotel De Ville and arriving at Ankara via Paris Gallieni, Munich and Istanbul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2h.

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The distance between France and Ankara is 2596 km. The road distance is 3209.4 km.

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The best way to get from France to Ankara without a car is to train and bus and night bus which takes 46h 20m and costs 120€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 8h 21m to get from France to Ankara, including transfers.

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France to Ankara bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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The best way to get from France to Ankara is to fly which takes 8h 21m and costs 90€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 160€ - 220€ and takes 2 days 2h.

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Ankara Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from France to Ankara.
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  • Distance: 1622.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 21m

What companies run services between France and Ankara, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Nice to Ankara every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Ankara via Gallieni, Paris Gallieni, Munich, and Istanbul in around 2 days 2h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Luxembourg, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Berlin Tegel, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Rome, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$32 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Paris Est to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to ASTI Ankara Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Pazardzhik
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to München
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Burgas
Ave. Duration
44h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Karat-S
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Burgas Bus Station South
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
Karat-S
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Gare de Lyon to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
32h 54m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Travel4Fun
Phone
0756 98 98 98
Email
office@travel4fun.ro
Website
travel4fun.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
travel4fun.ro
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr

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Ankara is 2h ahead of France. It is currently 2:24 PM in France and 4:24 PM in Ankara.

Yes, the driving distance between France to Ankara is 3209 km. It takes approximately 30h 26m to drive from France to Ankara.

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Lufthansa, SunExpress, Alitalia and five other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Ankara Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in Ankara. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13m and costs 6€.

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