Transportation to/in Ankara

Getting to Ankara by plane

The Ankara “Esenboğa Airport “ (ESB) – is 28 km far from the city centre.

How to reach the Kizilay City Centre and Grand Ankara Hotel & Convention Centre

By bus (public transportation)

Take the Havaş line from Esenboğa Airport to the city center. The bus stop is in front of the Arrivals Terminal and Departures Terminal. The bus runs every 30 minutes during the day, 60 minutes during the night and it takes 45-60 minutes to get to the city center. The price for one trip is 15,00 TL /11,00 TL. The closest bus station to our conference place is KIZILAY CITY CENTRE. You should get a taxi from Kizilay City Centre to the hotel.

By taxi

As of Monday, June 10, 2019, taxis without prior request will be available for passengers arriving at Ankara Esenboğa Airport. These cars will be situated in a taxi station located at the exit of the terminal and will take passengers in order of arrival. Taxi cars with fares are available on the ground floor, in front of the Arrivals terminal. You should avoid people who offer you a ride, and head straight to the taxi booths.

Travel by car

If you come by car to Ankara, bring your driving license and car papers . More details on Turkey customs can be found on