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1033 Km
1 hour 10 min
Borg El Arab Airport

Transportation to Bandirma Airport from the City Center

Those who want to travel from Bandırma to different cities in Turkey and abroad by air usually prefer Ataturk Airport located in Istanbul. There are many different alternatives to get to Ataturk Airport from Bandırma center.

Passengers often come to Yenikapı with fast ferries and transfer here to metro, taxi, bus, airport shuttle or transfer vehicles.

The quickest and easiest way to use after a ferry trip that lasts a little longer than 2 hours is the metro. Buses, airport shuttles and taxis are vehicles that can cause delays due to the heavy traffic in Istanbul.

Fast Ferry

For your journey from Bandırma to Istanbul Atatürk Airport, you must first go to the fast ferries departing from Bandırma. The ferry service departing at different times of the day brings the passengers from the opposite side of the Marmara Sea to Istanbul. The ferries from Bandırma to Yenikapı start at 7:30 am and continue until 6:30 pm.

The ferry departure times can vary according to the season, such as summer and winter. For this reason, before departing for the ferry ride, you should definitely check the schedule of the ferries and leave your place accordingly. In this way, you can get on the ferry without waiting for a long time on the pier.


Once you arrive to Yenikapı from Bandırma by ferry, you can transfer to the metro from here. M1 metro line departing from Yenikapı goes directly to the airport. The metro journey between Yenikapı and Ataturk Airport takes about 35 minutes.


Buses are also an alternative means of transportation that can be used to get to the airport from Yenikapı Port. The YH-1 bus departing from here takes the passengers to the airport in about 40-50 minutes. The duration of this journey can vary depending on the condition of the traffic. If you are in a hurry to catch your flight, it might be beneficial to take the metro from Yenikapı instead of the bus.


If you are carrying heavy suitcases and are not in a rush to catch your flight, you can take a taxi to get to the airport. The duration of this journey varies between 35-50 minutes depending on the traffic condition. This is a much more comfortable and attractive way than taking the metro. However, you should first check the traffic condition against the possibility of a traffic jam.


Havataş services, which serve in the city, take their passengers directly from the Yenikapı Ferry Port to the airport. In this sense, it is a faster vehicle than a bus, but not as much as a taxi. However, these services may take some time if you come across a busy hour of traffic. The price is more expensive than the municipal buses, although it is cheaper than taxi.

Private Car

If you have a private car, you can get to Yenikapı, Istanbul by driving from Bandırma or by taking one of the ferryboats, and from there you can reach the airport terminal in a short time. Car parks and areas where you can leave your car for a short period located at the airport are at the convenience of the passengers using their private car.

If you do not want to be caught in traffic, you can leave your car in Yenikapı and take the metro. If you want to continue your journey with your car from Yenikapı, you can reach the airport in about 30-40 minutes by following the signs of Bakırköy and Atatürk Airport.

Transfer Vehicles

You can get this service from one of the private transfer companies serving Bandırma and its surroundings, and you can use special transfer vehicles to reach the airport in Istanbul after arriving Yenikapı. The transfer vehicles meet their passengers with their drivers and take them to the entrance of the airport. Please note that the fare you should pay for these vehicles may vary according to the number of passengers, the distance of the airport and the characteristics of the vehicle.

Airport Information

There are many restaurants and shops in Istanbul Ataturk Airport, bridging Istanbul and its immediate surroundings to the world. There is a wide duty free area in the international terminal of the airport where you can shop for different things such as souvenirs, chocolate or alcohol at reasonable prices.

At the airport you will also find restaurants and cafés where you can try various tastes from different regions of the world, but especially Turkish cuisine. If you want to wait for your flight in a more comfortable environment, you can also head to private passenger lounges where you can also enjoy specially prepared refreshments.

Istanbul Ataturk Airport is an airport where you can have flights to different parts of the world such as Europe, Asia and America. From here you can travel to many places in Turkey and around the world with direct or indirect flights.

Some of the places where you can eat at the airport are Anatolia, Canteen, Cakes & Baskes, Starbucks, Burger King, Sbarro, Caffe Nero, Simit Palace and Zero Café. There are also ATMs at the airport where you can handle your simple banking transactions or withdraw money.

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2017

Transportation to Alexandria City Center from Airport

Borg El Arab Airport

It cannot be said that there are many alternatives to get to Alexandria city center from Borg El Arab International Airport. The means of transportation mostly preferred by passengers is taxi. You can also get to the city center easily with the car you can rent from one of the car rental companies located at the airport. In addition, some hotels offer private shuttle service for their guests.


You can see many taxis waiting in front of Borg El Arab International Airport terminal building. Since the distance is not short, taxi is not an affordable means of transportation for this travel. However, it is possible to agree on a reasonable fare by bargaining. You should specify your destination and agree on the fare before your travel, and make sure to pay the fare after reaching your destination. Getting to the city center by taxi takes about 1 hour under normal traffic conditions.

Hotel Shuttle

Some hotels in Alexandria offer airport shuttle service for their guests. You should get in contact with your hotel in advance whether they provide this service or not. If they do, you should learn the amount you need to pay and make a reservation in advance. This service may be more expensive compared to taxi but it is much safer. Your vehicle will be waiting for you at the airport and you can comfortably get to the city center thanks to this service.

Car Rental

If you want to rent a car and have a comfortable travel, you can agree with one of the car rental companies found at the airport. You shouldn’t forget that you must have an international driver's license. If the car you rented has any damage, you must keep a written record during renting.

You should also be careful about the traffic density in Alexandria and the drivers who don’t pay much attention to the traffic rules. After leaving the airport, turn left to North Coast Road, connect to Mehwar Al-Ta’ameir that you will see on the right and drive straight until you reach the city center. This travel lasts about 50 minutes.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

El Nouzha Airport

El Nouzha Airport is only seven kilometers away from Alexandria city center. It is thus very easy to reach the city center from the airport. You can also get information about transfer services by calling your hotel in advance. You can also get to Alexandria from El Nouzha Airport by taxi.


You can use taxis to reach Alexandria city center, which is seven kilometers from El Nouzha Airport, which is closed since 2010, but still active, quickly and practically. The fare required for this taxi journey is approximately 26-32 Egyptian pounds.

Last Updated: 09 Aug 2017

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Which airports can I use for Bandirma-Alexandria flights?

For Bandirma-Alexandria flights, you can use Bandırma Airport as departure airport, and Borg El Arab Airport, El Nouzha Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Bandirma-Alexandria and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Bandirma-Alexandria is 1033 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 1 hour 10 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Bandirma-Alexandria flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Bandirma-Alexandria flights is Monday.

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