09 Mar How to get from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
Located 45 kms southeast of Alanya, Gazipasa Airport’s construction was fully completed in 1998. Unfortunately, the political turmoil in Turkey at the time caused extreme delays on its opening and the airport was opened for business 11 years later, in 2009.
Alanya is one of the largest and most famous districts of Antalya and a major vacation spot for both local and international tourists. Basically, a resort town on the coast line, the district is also responsible for 30% of the foreign real estate purchases in the country with a large population of foreign residents.
The distance between Gazipasa Airport and Alanya is around 50 kms and a direct journey would take 1.15 hour with regular traffic.
Below is a list of transfer alternatives from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya along with costs and useful tips.
How to get from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya by taxi
As a primary airport in one of the most popular touristic locations in Turkey, Gazipasa Airport is almost never short of yellow taxis. Most yellow taxis have a capacity of up to 4 people or less, depending on luggage.
Travelling from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya takes around 1.15 hours in regular traffic.
Where to find a yellow taxi
Taxi cabstand is located outside the arrivals hall, you can also follow the guidance signs in order to find the cabstand.
Taxi fare from Gazipasa Airport to the Alanya
A yellow taxi would cost around 50€ (310 TL) from Alanya Gazipasa Airport to Alanya centre. Since all taxis are equipped with taximeters, if you face heavy traffic or take an alternate route, the cost may increase substantially.
Pros and cons of choosing taxi transfer
- Practical solution with reasonable safety
- No waiting
- Travels to your exact destination
- Detours and traffic can considerably affect the cost of your ride
- Capacity of 4 passengers per taxi (may be less depending on luggage)
- Possibility of con-artists that’ll take a longer route to charge extra
Tips on taking a taxi from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
Always pick a registered airport yellow taxi
Take a note or photo of your taxi’s plate number in case you need to find it later on
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How to get from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya by shuttle
You can also use a shuttle bus to travel from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya. The journey takes around 60 minutes. There is no specific departure time for Gazipasa Airport shuttles and they usually take off whenever they are full.
Where to find the shuttle
Shuttle station can be found outside the arrivals hall.
Shuttle fare from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
Shuttle from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya costs around 3€ (20 TL).
Pros and cons of choosing shuttle transfer
- Suitable if you’re travelling with a large group
- Numerous stops make the journey longer than necessary
- Doesn’t take you to your exact destination, which means you may have to travel on foot or via public transport afterwards
Tips on taking the shuttle from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya
Shuttles usually leave when they’re full. Keep an eye on them to make sure you don’t miss your ride
The shuttle bus makes numerous stops; you may want to check the stations beforehand to see if your destination is close to one of them
Keep your luggage ticket in a safe place
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How to get from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya by metro
Unfortunately, there is no metro from Gazipasa Airport to Alanya.