Alanya Transportation

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    car rental

    by iaint Written Sep 1, 2013

    We rented our car from ALP - they had a wee advert at the hotel reception.

    €40 per day for a 4 door Fiat Albea with aircon. An extra €10 for fully comprehensive insurance. Fuel is extra - the car was delivered empty, and putting some in was our first task.

    They bring the car to the hotel, so it should all be painless. He brought the wrong one for us, so we were held up about an hour.

    It was much cheaper than paying for 4 of us to go on an excursion!

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    flights

    by iaint Written Aug 21, 2013
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    The nearest big airport is Antalya, 110km to the west. Our tour company transported us, so I’m not sure how it works if you’re doing it the independent way. Trip takes about 2 hours.
    Gazipaşa is nearer (29km) but I’ve no idea what services are available.
    It’s big, bright, cool and well organised. On the downside, prices at all the catering outlets (run by the same company, so no competition) are 4 times what you’ll pay downtown. Total rip off.

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    public bus

    by iaint Updated Aug 21, 2013

    The public bus service stopped outside our hotel every 10 minutes. It was a 10 minute trip into downtown Alanya. Air conditioned & modern vehicles.
    Cost is 2ytl or 1€ each way. You pay the driver, so change or small notes is a good idea - no tickets are issued.
    A computer display will tell you where the bus is, and where the upcoming stops are. Stops are announced as well. You just have to know which one you’re heading for.
    One wee tip - in Turkey men are expected to give up their seats for women. Young people are expected to give their seats for old people and mothers with children. Old fashioned, but nice.

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    Alanya/Tasucu-Girne(Kyrenia) Ferry

    by Tdiver Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Generally the ferries go from Tasucu near Silifke to the East of Alanya but in summer the go from Alanya also.All details are on the web page but here they are anyway.

    Fergun Shipping Company

    Tasucu Office 08.00-24.00 Tel. 0324 741 23 23
    Catamaran 2 hr dep 11.00 daily
    Slow ferry 4-5 hr dep 24.00 (ex fri)

    Alanya Office 08.00-18.00 Tel. (242) 511 53 58
    Catamaran unsure until schedule is forthcoming

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    cruise ships

    by Sirvictor Written Oct 5, 2008

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    As the new port of Alanya was builded in the last years high tonage cruise ships begun to visit port of Alanya. At first cruise ships of Israel visited Alanya. Now other cruise ships from vfarious ports of Europa took Alanya into their visiting list.
    Post of Alanya is just at the middle of the town infront of the old Selcuk turkish Fortress called "Kizil Kule" the Red Tower" On the right of the red Tower you can visit the fisrt Turkish ship yard builded by Selcuk Sultan Alaettin in 13th centuary. Sultan Alaettin gave his name to the city "Alaiye" now Alanya. A cruise traveller can find himself in the Bazaar of Alanya within 5 walking minutes after the gets of the pass control. The tourist can walk, buy in Alanya. The pix is from 20 years ago showing old port of Alanya.

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    Bus from Antalya to Alanya

    by Bosi Written Sep 16, 2008

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    Even with the arrival to Alanya is often a pick-up service for about 60-80 € offered, what with several passengers and luggage an interesting solution can be.

    However you travel alone, and with normal luggage, so I recommend the dolmus, on the main road to take. In addition the airport in the direction of Main Street exit (towards the departing vehicles) and then the dolmus (I know them just as a simple intercity).

    Costs 10 YTL, which represents about 6 euros.

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    mersin to alanya

    by machk Written Apr 28, 2008

    i hava a flat in anamur where is between alanya and mersin.I advice you to stay for some days in Anamur.It is not a famous place in turkey but There are lots of wonderful historical places to visit.(www.anamur.org)
    And for transportation i advice you to hire a car.It is not so expensive.Between alanya and mersin the roads are full of bends.The best comfortable way is travelling with ur own car.And also the scene is perfect.One side is green forest and the other side is deep blue sea.I belive that u want to stop in every 15 minutes and take photos.If you listen my advises u will be very happy because i have been travelling between mersin and alanya for over ten years:))

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    Alanya-Fethiye 335 Kms

    by Sirvictor Written Apr 13, 2008

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    Fethiye - Alanya : 335 km

    Fethiye - Istanbul : 814 km
    Fethiye - Gocek : 35 km

    Fethiye - Ankara : 635 km
    Fethiye - Oludeniz : 15 km

    Fethiye - Izmir : 359 km
    Fethiye - Hisaronu : 10 km

    Fethiye - Aydýn : 232 km
    Fethiye - Ovacik : 7 km

    Fethiye - Antalya : 199 Km
    Fethiye - Saklikent : 45 km

    Fethiye - Denizli : 217 km
    Fethiye - Xanthos : 67 km

    Fethiye - Nevsehir : 750 km
    Fethiye - Letoon : 69 Km

    Fethiye - Mugla : 131 km
    Fethiye - Patara : 80 km

    Fethiye - Dalaman : 55 Km
    Fethiye - Pýnara : 47 km

    Fethiye - Ortaca : 60 Km
    Fethiye - Tlos : 45 km

    Fethiye - Koycegiz : 74 Km
    Fethiye - Cadianda : 27 km

    Fethiye - Marmaris : 130 Km
    Fethiye - Calis : 5 km

    Fethiye - Datca : 201 Km
    Fethiye - Kayakoy : 15 km

    Fethiye - Gokova : 108 km


    Fethiye - Bodrum : 242 km

    Fethiye - Milas : 194 km

    Fethiye - Yatagan : 159 km

    Fethiye - Kalkan : 80 km

    Fethiye - Kas : 103 km

    Fethiye - Kemer : 247 km

    Fethiye - Pamukkale : 234 km

    Fethiye - Efes : 288 km

    Fethiye - Kusadasi : 295 km

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    Alanya to Aspendos by coach continued

    by betako3 Updated Dec 2, 2007

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    ...The other duty of the coach assistent was to arrange taxis for those going to the airport in Antalia. When we said that we were heading to Aspendos, he actually apologised that the bus was not going there directly and offered to arrange a taxi to take us there from the point where the bus would leave us. That was great.
    Finally, what I liked best during the whole journey, which took over an hour and a half, was the drinks. First, about 15 min. after we set off from Alanya, we were offered a cup of icy-cold water, served in plastic cups. Then, about half an hour before the end of the journey all passengers were offered a choice of hot tea, coffee or cola. First, the assistant wearing white gloves distributed cups and from a tray he was carrying you could choose a packet of tea or coffee and another packet containing sugar, a small plastic spoon or a stirring stick, a napkin, and a toothpick. Then he poured hot water from a thermos or offered you Cola if you didn't care for a hot drink. And all that free of charge! Part of your ticket price!
    The assistant on our way back didn't speak a word of English, not enough even to tell us the price of the ticket. But he quickly found a young schoolgirl who spoke English and could translate for us. It was kind of funny, because whenever we talked, the girl translating, we became the centre of attention of the whole bus, a sensation almost, as there were no other tourists there. It was only the locals who travelled on the bus. And the people joined in offering help and advise, like when we wanted to know where the best stop for us to get off was. That trip is something I will never forget.

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    Alanya to Aspendos by coach

    by betako3 Updated Dec 2, 2007

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    We took a public coach going to Antalia and it cost us 7 liras. It didn't go directly to Aspendos, it dropped us off at a junction some 5 kilometers from Aspendos. From there you have to take a taxi (we heard the initial price 8 euros but you can haggle).
    The great thing about traveling on a coach is that it's relatively cheap, comfortable and most of all, you can experience some local colour.
    I was impressed by the organisation and the quality of the service. Each coach had a driver and an assistant, who catered for passengers' needs. He directed us to our seats when we entered the bus, and we soon realised that that was a serious business. It seems that it was against local custom or rules to seat two adult strangers of opposite sex together. We witnessed a crisis, when the last free seat was next to a woman and the last passenger was a man. It took some minutes and a loud discussion before a solution was found: a boy, a young teenager was asked to move from the back and sit next to the woman and the man took his seat. Poor boy, he seemed so embarrassed. And both the boy and the woman were leaning as far as possible from each other, the woman pressing her face to the window, the boy looking the other way...

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    Car Hire

    by Terje1966 Written Aug 13, 2007

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    We did not do it,but hiring a car will cost about 110ytl pr day.
    Driving does not look to dangerous exept maybe in the larger cities where the taxi drivers drive like they are mad.
    An airconditioned car could be a cheaper alternative than a guided bus trip for a big family and you can go anywhere you want.

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    Buses for further afield

    by Tdiver Written Feb 9, 2006

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    The web sites have English pages
    Varan.........Otogar...(242) 512 00 29
    Merkez.............513 33 94 / 512 70 86 www.varan.com.tr

    Ulusoy.......Otogar..............512 25 31 / 510 90 70
    Merkez.............512 28 68 / 511 00 75 www.ulusoy.com.tr

    Metro Otogar..............513 38 70 www.metroturizm.com.tr

    Kamil Koc www.kamilkoc.com.tr

    Uludag Seyahat Otogar.. 512 75 40 / 512 78 50

    Set Turizm Otogar..............512 09 97
    Other companies which i cant find details on are:-

    Asya Tur
    Akdeniz Seyahat
    Alanyalilar
    Show Turizm
    Kutahya As Tur
    Istanbul Seyahat
    Sakarya VIB Koop
    Aga Tur
    Hakiki Koc
    Bosfor Turizm
    Ismail Ayaz Turizm
    Oz Batu

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    Alanya buses.

    by Tdiver Updated Feb 9, 2006

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    No more dolmuses enter the town,they stop at the merkez bus station,if you want cheap local travel to the surrounding towns or the main otogar for longer trips.
    In town the council runs its own red and white buses at fixed fares,between 07.00-24.00.
    They pass every 10 minutes,on the 3 main streets.

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    Enough to catch taxi's here

    by AMOQUE Updated Dec 31, 2005

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    A taxi is also an easy way of getting around

    It's more expensive than a dolmus, but still a taxi is very affortable.

    Make a price before you go on your way. If the driver doesn't want this, tell him to put on the meter.

    The taxidrivers ofter offer to show you around and to make a tour with you. Some of them can wait for you when you visit an attraction.

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    Catch a dolmus bus

    by AMOQUE Updated Dec 31, 2005

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    Dolmus bus

    Dolmus is the Turkish name for a minibus.

    There is no special busstop. Just wait for a dolmus to drive by and raise your hand to stop it. It's a very cheap and easy way to get around (the) Alanya (area).

    Once you are in the dolmus and you want to get out you have to call "stop!" (the Turkish word for stop is dur) to the busdriver.

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