There are 5 ways to get from Malatya to Cappadocia by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Malatya to Avanos

$13 - $20

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Train, bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Malatya to Kayseri Güney Kurtalan Ekspresİ / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kayseri to Göreme

$9 - $13

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Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Malatya to Cappadocia 252 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Nevsehir  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Malatya (MLX) to Nevsehir (NAV) MLX - NAV

$122 - $408

Fly to Kayseri, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Malatya (MLX) to Kayseri (ASR) MLX - ASR
  2. Take the bus from Kayseri to Göreme

$77 - $252

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No, there is no direct bus from Malatya to Cappadocia. However, there are services departing from Malatya and arriving at Göreme via Avanos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Malatya and Cappadocia is 304 km. The road distance is 403.1 km.

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The best way to get from Malatya to Cappadocia without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Malatya to Cappadocia, including transfers.

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Malatya to Cappadocia bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, depart from Malatya station.

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The best way to get from Malatya to Cappadocia is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Malatya Airport to Nevsehir Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Malatya to Cappadocia bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, arrive at Avanos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Malatya to Cappadocia is 403 km. It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to drive from Malatya to Cappadocia.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Malatya Airport to Nevsehir Airport.

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Map of how to get from Malatya to Cappadocia.
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  • Distance: 190.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Malatya, Turkey and Cappadocia, Turkey?

Kamil Koc operates a bus from Malatya to Cappadocia twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines flies from Malatya to Cappadocia 4 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Malatya to Nevsehir via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Malatya to Nevsehir via Ankara, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Malatya to Kayseri via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Malatya to Kayseri via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Malatya to Kayseri via Ankara, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Malatya to Kayseri via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Malatya to Kayseri
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Malatya to Avanos
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kayseri to Göreme
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr

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There are 377+ hotels available in Cappadocia. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malatya to Malatya Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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