Turkish Airlines offers 15 to 20 flight alternatives in a day from London to Antalya. All these flights are operated with a connecting flight over Istanbul Airport (IST) or Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW).
Accordingly, the duration of journey between London to Antalya varies by layover at Istanbul and ranges from 7 to 14 hours. Flights may decrease in number during the winter.
Turkish Airlines passengers ahave two different points of departure options in these flights; London Gatwick Airport (LGW) or London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Flights taking off from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) generally land at Istanbul Airport (IST). Flights from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) use both airports in Istanbul as a transit point. In addition, airport change may be needed during the layover at Istanbul in some flights. That is to say, your flight from London may land at Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) in Istanbul; however your flight to Antalya may take off from Istanbul Airport (IST). It is recommendable for setting a smooth travel plan to review carefully the transit details while booking your flight. Turkish Airlines offers a great experience with the service Touristanbul and turns your layover at Istanbul into an enjoyable opportunity during your journey from London to Antalya. Touristanbul sightseeing pack is offered complimentarily by Turkish Airlines for its passengers with a layover between 6 to 24 hours.
Standing out as a historical town, London is also amongst the most significant finance and business centers worldwide. It is a pretty pleasant city with the plane trees embowering its vast parks and well-kept roads. An extremely tolerant life style is present in this city where there is no chaos despite the fast-paced tempo and you can hear the music from all corners. As a city where everyone respects each other and their culture, London livens up especially in the sunny days; parks and cafés are flooded with people once the sun shines out. Tower Bridge and London Bridge are the two popular bridges over River Thames. Tower of London, on the other hand, is the most attractive tourist spot in the city… Besides, Southbank district draws heavy attention with the London Eye and art galleries. Located also in this district, Tate Modern Museum is a museum offering free entrance which will definitely enrich your view of modern art. This city is full of history, culture and art entirely and welcomes you with a different detail on every corner.
This major metropolis hosts six airports in total to meet the demand in transportation: Southend Airport (SEN), City Airport (LCY), Stansted Airport (STN), Luton Airport (LTN), Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Heathrow Airport (LHR). Turkish Airlines flights from London to Antalya take off from either Gatwick Airport (LGW) or Heathrow Airport (LHR).
The most practical way to reach Heathrow Airport (LHR) from London city center is using the railway system. “Heathrow Express” train services operate from 05.00 to 23.30 every day.
Setting off from Paddington Station in the center, these express trains reach the airport within 15 to 20 minutes. Departing again from Paddington, the railway service, “Heathrow Connect” operates in the same route, however stops by all the stations in its way to the airport. You may also get to Heathrow Airport (LHR) from the center via Piccadilly subway line displayed in dark blue and may arrive at the terminals 1, 2 or 4 of the airport within nearly one hour. There are also services operating free of charge between the terminals.
Passengers wishing to use buses may reach the airport within about 50 minutes by “National Express” buses departing in every 30 minutes from Victoria station in the center. Apart from these, you may also take the cabs for reaching the airport, which are at your service 7/24 in the city.
“Gatwick Express” trains, which provide easy transportation to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), depart from Victoria station in the center in every 15 minutes.
These trains operate from 05.00 until the midnight and reach the airport within thirty minutes in average. Operating from Victoria Station in every thirty minutes and arriving at Gatwick Airport (LGW) within roughly 45 minutes, “Southern Railway” trains would be another transportation option.
Passengers wishing to get to the airport by airport shuttles may use the shuttle service named as “Easybus” setting off from Baker St. station. In addition, you may also reach Gatwick Airport (LGW) with the cabs serving 7/24 in the city center.
As one of the most popular tourism centers countrywide, this lovely southern city of Turkey is simply a holiday paradise. Antalya always remains as a popular spot throughout the year with the splendid sea of the Mediterranean, its sunny and warm days, as well as the delighted activities it offers which everyone can take part in. Antalya is not only for summer vacations; you may also have a chance to go skiing in this marvelous city during the winter season lasting for a couple of months. Antalya is amongst the favorite destinations of the travelers by its streets full of souvenir shops in its old town Kaleiçi, Konyaaltı and Lara regions serving with the dreamy beaches, wonderful seafood restaurants around the Port and of course by its many enchanting touristic districts.
Located 13 kilometers from the city center, Antalya Airport (AYT) offers a couple of alternatives for transportation, including Antray railway line, buses and cabs.
Passengers wishing to head towards the city center via Antray may get to Fatih district through Meydan neighborhood route and successfully avoid traffic. Passengers wishing to get to Expo should transfer at Fatih station. Another alternative would be the municipal buses operating in two different routes. The bus numbered 600 departs from the airport and reaches the Bus Terminal following the route Topçular, Mevlana and 100. Yıl Caddesi. The bus numbered 800 operates between the airport and city center following the route Gürsu, Migros, Işıklar, Muratpaşa Belediyesi and Lara. In addition, airport shuttles setting off from the airport head towards 5M Migros following the route Gazi Bulvarı, Dumlupınar Bulvarı, Bus Station, Üniversite and Atatürk Bulvarı through Serik. Apart from all these, passengers interested in private transportation may rent a car from the car rental offices serving at the airport, or take the cabs which are at service 7/24. This article has been written on August 14, 2018; information set out herein may not be up-to-date.