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There are 7 ways to get from Naples to Ankara by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night bus, night train or car

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Fly from Naples  •  8h 2m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Ankara (ESB) NAP - ESB

864 ₺ - 3.453 ₺

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  36h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bari to Gostivar
  3. Take the bus from Gostivar to Istanbul
  4. Take the bus from Samandira Tesis to Ankara

803 ₺ - 1.096 ₺

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Train to Rome, fly  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Ankara (ESB) FCO - ESB

938 ₺ - 3.831 ₺

Bus, train  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  3. Take the train from Halkali to Ankara Yht

1.989 ₺ - 2.589 ₺

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  2. Take the night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Umraniye to Ankara

1.940 ₺ - 2.495 ₺

Train, night train  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
  2. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Wien Hbf Nj
  3. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord
  4. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
  5. Take the train from Istanbul to Ankara Yht

1.208 ₺ - 2.345 ₺

Drive  •  27h 21m

  1. Drive from Naples to Ankara 2880.6 km

3.000 ₺ - 4.400 ₺

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The cheapest way to get from Naples to Ankara is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 36h.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Ankara is to fly which costs 100€ - 420€ and takes 8h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Ankara. However, there are services departing from Napoli and arriving at Ankara via Bari, Gostivar, Istanbul Otogari and Samandira Tesis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h.

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The distance between Naples and Ankara is 1575 km. The road distance is 2880.6 km.

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The best way to get from Naples to Ankara without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 36h and costs 95€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 8h 2m to get from Naples to Ankara, including transfers.

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Naples to Ankara bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, depart from Napoli station.

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There is no direct flight from Naples Airport to Ankara Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Naples to Ankara bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Ankara station.

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Ankara is 1h ahead of Naples. It is currently 3:48 AM in Naples and 4:48 AM in Ankara.

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  • Distance: 1574.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 2m

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Ankara, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Naples to Ankara every 4 hours.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 3.900 ₺
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk, Izmir
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.200 ₺
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk, Antalya
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.200 ₺
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 ₺ - 4.400 ₺
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.600 ₺
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.600 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Rome, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Ankara via Rome, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
150 ₺ - 550 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
150 ₺ - 210 ₺
Base Standard
300 ₺ - 410 ₺
Base Premium
380 ₺ - 550 ₺
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 ₺ - 410 ₺
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
160 ₺ - 230 ₺
Smart Low Cost
140 ₺ - 200 ₺
Smart Flex
300 ₺ - 410 ₺
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 ₺ - 750 ₺
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
280 ₺ - 390 ₺
Smart Low Cost
260 ₺ - 370 ₺
Smart Flex
500 ₺ - 750 ₺
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110 ₺ - 170 ₺
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
110 ₺ - 170 ₺
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
120 ₺ - 240 ₺
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
220 ₺ - 240 ₺
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 650 ₺
Website
Nightjet
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 ₺ - 210 ₺
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
130 ₺ - 160 ₺
1st Class
170 ₺ - 210 ₺
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 ₺ - 200 ₺
Website
Marozzi VT
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus and ferry from Bari to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
240 ₺ - 360 ₺
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Gostivar to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
320 ₺ - 420 ₺
Schedules at
ms.mk
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Samandira Tesis to Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
70 ₺ - 100 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 2.300 ₺
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
86 ₺
Website
Has Turizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
170 ₺ - 250 ₺
Schedules at
matpu.com
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
55 ₺ - 80 ₺
Website
Huntur

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Ankara is 2881 km. It takes approximately 27h 21m to drive from Naples to Ankara.

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Austrian Airlines, Alitalia, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Naples Airport to Ankara Airport.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Ankara. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 5€.

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