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Introducing Izmir


Before you start exploring Izmir, you should know that it is a place like no other. It is full of warm and friendly locals, delicious vegetable and seafood dishes, fascinating archaeological ruins, and irresistible beaches. Jump in a horse-drawn carriage and explore the city or take a ferry trip across its spectacular gulf. However you discover Izmir, you will find welcoming hospitality wherever you go.

Izmir is known for:


Wellness Entertainment and Shopping Nature and Wildlife Swimming Skiing Extreme Sports Seaside Urban

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Aydın (179 km)
Manisa (39 km)
Balıkesir (188 km)
CURRENCY
Turkish Lira (TRY)

COUNTRY CODE
+90

ELECTRIC POWER
C, E, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +2

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€1.94

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€15.14

Average Temperature

Izmir airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB), is approximately 17 km from the city center. The İZBAN rail system provides transport from/to the city center. You can reach the airport via the 200 (Mavişehir), 202 (Alsancak) and 204 (İzotaş) municipality buses. The Havaş service line stops at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport-Alsancak-Karşıyaka (Mavişehir), costs around THY 30, and takes about 60 minutes to reach Alsancak.

Average time from airport: 30 minutes

Distance from airport: 17 km

TAXI:

Taxis from Adnan Menderes airport to Alsancak usually cost between TRY 70-75. Besides the city center, you can also get a taxi (as there is no direct transport) to touristic destinations: Çeşme, Seferhisar, Kuşadası, or Ephesus. Taxi meters start at TRY 3.90 and run at TRY 3.70 a kilometer.

Average taxi price: TRY 100 to TRY 130

CAR RENTAL:

Miles & Smiles members earn 100 Miles per day, up to maximum 1000 Miles. What’s more, rentals made through the website for 1 or 2 days earn an extra 250 Miles, while rentals for 3 or more days earn an extra 500 Miles.

Average car rental price: N/A

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