Turkish Airlines operates two direct flights in average on a daily basis from Istanbul to Malaga. Flights in this route take off from Istanbul Airport (IST) and land at Malaga Costa Del Sol Airport (AGP). Operated regularly throughout the year, the number of flights remains the same and no seasonal changes occur; however there may be slight differences on the hours of departure from time to time.
Direct flights by Turkish Airlines from Istanbul to Malaga which are in high demand all the time take nearly four to four and a half hours.
Ranking among the top advanced major cities in Turkey, Istanbul hosts an extremely populous and cosmopolitan population today, as a result of the migrations it constantly receives.
Taking the tourists into a time travel by its historical artifacts dating back to thousands of years, this fascinating city also looks to the future by its giant skyscrapers and modern lifestyle. Regarded amongst the largest historical cathedrals worldwide, Hagia Sophia serves as a museum today. The breathtaking Selimiye Mosque built by Sinan the Architect, shines out as another historic icon of the city. Nişantaşı and Bebek districts by their entertainment venues, the center of skyscrapers Maslak, Beyoğlu with its restaurants where the palatable tastes of the Turkish cuisine are served, and Kadıköy hosting art galleries and numerous creative stores are among the top delightful districts having an important role both in the past and the future of this magnificent city.
As one of the most popular metropolises in Europe, Istanbul has two airports serving to the city’s air traffic: Istanbul Airport (IST) and Sabiha Gökçen Airport (SAW). Flights from Istanbul to Malaga with Turkish Airlines take off from Istanbul Airport (IST).
You can reach Istanbul Airport by private vehicle (IST) via D20, TEM or E5 roads. The city center is 35 km away from Istanbul Airport. You can reach the airport by IETT, taxi or Havaist. It takes around 30 minutes to reach the airport by taxi and costs around 100-110 TL. For more information on how to reach Istanbul Airport check the transport information page. There are plenty of transport options available for you to choose from.
Remarkable for being the birthplace of the famous artist Pablo Picasso, Malaga is located along the Mediterranean Sea, close to the Gibraltar. This lovely city is in high demand all year round, thanks to its sunny days, warm climate and splendid beaches.
The Castle of Gibralfaro in this port town of 2000 years ranks among the oldest artifacts in Malaga today by its location on Malaga Mountains where the first settlement took place. The castle is flooded by a large number of visitors every year, as an iconic attraction in the city. Enthralling everyone by its sumptuous architectural style, Malaga Cathedral serves as a museum today with its rich collection. Plaza de Toros, which is globally known for bullfighting is another noteworthy icon in the city. Roman Theatre remaining from the 1st century gets credit from the guests fond of historic and cultural tours, whereas visiting the Picasso Museum, the ideal spot for culture and art, is regarded as a must in visits to Malaga. Evoking admiration of its guests by its warm and sunny days, Malaga promises an enjoyable holiday for all its visitors by a wide range of alternatives it offers.
Passengers holding a flight ticket to Malaga with Turkish Airlines land at Malaga Costa Del Sol Airport (AGP), the sole airport serving in the city.
The most frequently preferred option for reaching the city center from Malaga Costa Del Sol Airport (AGP) is to take the municipal buses. Setting off from the airport, the buses numbered 19 operating on Line A, reach Alameda Principal or Paseo del Parque stations. Serving in every thirty minutes, these vehicles operate on a regular basis each day.
Moreover, you may reach Malaga Central Railway Station within nearly 12 minutes via the trains setting off from the terminal 3 in the airport in every 20 minutes.
Apart from all these alternatives, if you are interested in a private transport, you may reach anywhere in the city via the cabs available 7/24, or rent a car from the car rental offices at the airport to ensure a smooth transport during your stay.