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Introducing Lefkosa


Lefkosa, the Capital of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and its most populous city, is a favorite of the visitors with its golden beaches and charming bays. The landmarks of the city that stands out with its historic atmosphere are Arab Ahmet district, Lokmacılar Bazaar, the Great Caravanserai, Surlariçi, Venetian Column, Kyrenia Gate and Selimiye Mosque.

Lefkosa is known for:


Nature and Wildlife Forest History and Art

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Dosso (140 km)
Gaya (287 km)
Tillabery (115 km)
CURRENCY
Euro (EUR)

COUNTRY CODE
+357

ELECTRIC POWER
G

TIME ZONE
GMT +2

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€3.54

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€49.00

Average Temperature

Lefkosa airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Ercan Airport is 23 km from Nicosia, 35 km from Kyrenia, and 45 km from Güzelyurt and Famagusta. You can get to the city center from the airport using buses that operate between 08.00 and 00.30. Bus fares vary from 10 to 14 Turkish liras depending on the distance.

Average time from airport: 25 minutes

Distance from airport: 12 km

TAXI:

If you want to travel from Ercan Airport to the city center by taxi, you can take one of the airport taxis that are always waiting by the passenger exit. Taxi costs vary from 70–130 Turkish lira according to the distance traveled. It costs 70 Turkish lira to get to the center of Lefkosa and 130 to get to Famagusta. The night tariff starts after 22:00 which means the cost will increase by about 10–20 Turkish lira.

Average taxi price: 70–130 Turkish

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