Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Dalaman nearly eight times a day during the summer months. Half of these flights take off from Istanbul Airport (IST), other half from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). In addition, you may have more alternatives if you wish to get to Dalaman with a connecting flight over Ankara Esenboğa Airport (ESB). Thus, there are five flights in average each day also from Ankara to Dalaman. Number of flights may decrease during the winter months, in parallel with the demand.Direct Turkish Airlines flights between Istanbul and Dalaman take nearly one hour and a half. It would be advisable keeping in mind that this duration may change in Istanbul-Dalaman flights with a connecting flight over another destination. Take a look at the flight details while buying your flight ticket and plan the most convenient journey.
As the most modern and largest city of Türkiye, Istanbul stands out as a pioneer perhaps in every respect. 24 hours is just not enough to live the day in this non-stop vibrant city. The city that never sleeps, this marvelous metropolis is located right in the heart of two continents; on the most striking point as a home to many civilizations.
Passengers with flight tickets from Istanbul may fly from this enchanting city, serving as a bridge between Europe and Anatolia, to all over the world with the privileged high-quality service offered by Turkish Airlines. Moreover, the city hosts two different departure points as Istanbul Airport (IST) and Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW).
Are you wondering how to get from Istanbul city center to Istanbul Airport (IST)? Firstly, you can reach Istanbul Airport (IST) which is located on the D20 road and connects to both TEM and E5 by private vehicle. It takes around 30 minutes to reach the airport from the city center by taxi and costs around 100-110 TL. When it comes to public transport, you can use Havaist, which sets off from 60 different spots or benefit from IETT bus services.
For more detailed information check our transport information page.
Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW) is in the Anatolian side of the city and offers wide range of public transportation opportunities. Passengers wishing to reach the airport from the European side may prefer the municipal buses SG-2 departing from Taksim, or, E3 from 4th Levent.There are two buses serving from Kadıköy to airport; E11 bus route stops by the bus stops on E5 highway and reach Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). SG-1, on the other hand, serves as express municipal bus, only stopping by Çamlık and Yenisahra bus stops on the same route.Passengers planning to use the subway system in the Anatolian side may get off at Kartal Station and take the bus numbered KM22 to reach Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Setting off from Taksim, Kadıköy and Yenisahra, airport shuttles would be another alternative for getting to Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW).
Dalaman; a total Aegean tale with its fresh air, pure sea, irresistible beaches embracing the verdant, fragrant orange trees and peaceful life… Located in the west of the Mediterranean and on the edge of the Aegean, Dalaman is an irreplaceable holiday destination for those in search of a vacation full of sea, sun, tranquility and entertainment. Enjoy your holiday swimming in the deep blue seas, sunbathing all day long, tasting various sea foods and trying the tasty and light herbs the Aegean cuisine offers.
Located six kilometers from the city center, Dalaman Airport (DLM) has both domestic and international terminals. Including CIP and VIP lounges, the airport also offers parking lot with a capacity of 1355 vehicles.
Heading towards Fethiye, Marmaris and Datça bus terminals, the municipal buses operated by the Metropolitan Municipality of Muğla are at your service in front of the domestic terminal. Starting from the earliest hours, the buses operate till the midnight, basing on the flight hours.
Airport shuttles would be another option that set off from airport to Marmaris and Fethiye. These shuttles operate basing on the flight hours as well and take you to Marmaris within nearly one and a half hour and to Fethiye within one hour. You may get on Fethiye shuttle and get off at Ölüdeniz, Göcek and Günlükbaşı regions in the route.
Cabs are also available for 24 hours every day to get you to your destination from Dalaman Airport (DLM). In addition to all these, you may also rent a car from the car rental offices serving at Arrival Terminal in Dalaman Airport (DLM).