There are 11 ways to get from France to Ankara by plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Fly from Saarbrucken  •  6 h 54 min

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

$227 - $810

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  7 h 58 min

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

$94 - $204

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Fly from Nice  •  8 h 51 min

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

$104 - $369

Fly from Lyon  •  9 h 20 min

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

$125 - $441

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  8 h 22 min

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

$149 - $471

Train, bus  •  47 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
  4. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht

Train, bus, night train  •  47 h 34 min

  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

$265 - $450

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Munich, Munich central bus station 091 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$144 - $196

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Panthéon to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$127 - $206

Bus, train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Burgas
  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

$270 - $380

Drive  •  30 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Ankara 2005.9 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Ankara. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Ankara via Paris, Paris, Munich and Istanbul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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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 which takes 47 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from France to Ankara, including transfers.

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France to Ankara bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Ankara is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 0 h.

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There is no direct flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Ankara Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 45 min 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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Ankara is 2 h ahead of France. It is currently 11:57 PM in France and 12:57 AM in Ankara.

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

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  • Distance: 1622.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between France and Ankara, Turkey?

BMI Regional, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Lachambre to Ankara hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Ankara via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, Munich, Munich central bus station, Munich, and Istanbul in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,600
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,700
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Ankara via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Ankara via Rome, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Ankara via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
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
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
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
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Pejic Tours
Phone
+381 20 314 545
Email
info@pejictours.com
Website
pejictours.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
20 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
pejictours.com
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Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Pazardzhik
Ave. Duration
27 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alparturizm.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
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to ASTI Ankara Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Gebze
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Paris Panthéon to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Burgas
Ave. Duration
44 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$240 - $340
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Lufthansa, SunExpress, Luxair and two other airlines offer flights from Saarbrucken Airport to Ankara Airport.

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There are 190+ hotels available in Ankara. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Saarbrucken Airport is to drive which takes 36 min and costs .

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