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Ankara, Turkey's capital city, offers a unique perspective on Turkish history and culture. While Istanbul gets most of the tourist attention, Ankara has a rich collection of museums, including the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations, which houses artefacts from throughout Turkish history. For those interested in history, a visit to Anıtkabir, the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey, is a must-see. Ankara also offers a modern side, with contemporary art galleries, shopping malls, and a lively bar and restaurant scene.

If you're thinking about visiting Ankara, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Ankara on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Ankara simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Ankara

You have choices when it comes to reaching Ankara. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Ankara.

Esenboğa International Airport

Located in Ankara, this is the main international airport serving the city. It is approximately a 30-minute drive from the city centre.


Istanbul Airport

Although not in close proximity to Ankara, Istanbul Airport is the largest and busiest airport in Turkey. If you are unable to find a direct flight to Ankara, you can fly into Istanbul and then take a connecting flight to Ankara. The flight duration from Istanbul to Ankara is around 1 hour.


Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

Another option for travellers is Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, located on the Asian side of Istanbul. Similar to Istanbul Airport, you can take a connecting flight from Sabiha Gökçen to Ankara if needed.


Adnan Menderes Airport

Situated in Izmir, Adnan Menderes Airport is a regional airport that offers domestic flights to Ankara. If you are already in Turkey and prefer to explore Izmir before heading to Ankara, you can fly into this airport and then take a domestic flight to Ankara. The flight duration from Izmir to Ankara is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

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Buy your flights to Ankara and pay later

Rather than paying for your Ankara flights upfront, you can instead use Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) solutions to help you split the cost of your flights into more manageable instalments.

You'll get greater flexibility when planning the budget for your trip to Ankara! You won't need to pay any interest, however, this will depend on the specific terms set by the lending provider.

Enjoy hassle-free travel today when you book your flights to Ankara and pay later at Alternative Airlines.

Things to do in Ankara

Ankara has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

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Explore the Historic Heart of Ankara

Discover Ankara's history and culture. Visit the Roman Temple of Augustus, the Ankara Citadel for stunning views, and the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations for ancient artifacts.

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Experience the Vibrant Street Life of Kızılay

Kızılay in Ankara is a lively district with vibrant street life. Explore Atatürk Boulevard for shops, cafes, and restaurants. Shop at modern malls or local markets for souvenirs. At night, enjoy the lively nightlife with bars, clubs, and live music.

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Discover the Natural Beauty of Atatürk Forest Farm and Zoo

Escape the city buzz at Atatürk Forest Farm and Zoo. Enjoy lush gardens, walking trails, picnic areas, and a diverse range of animals. Visit historic buildings like Atatürk House.

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