How to get from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik

How to get from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik

As one of the two international airports in Mugla city, Dalaman Airport’s been active since 1989 and is also used as a military airbase.

Within 20 minutes distance from Fethiye, Ovacik is a small district with hotels and resorts. Becoming more popular each year, Ovacik has a decent number of restaurants and bars.

The distance from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik is around 60 kms.

Below, you can find a list of Dalaman Airport transfers to Ovacik along with cost info and tips.

How to get from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik by taxi

Usually there are plenty of yellow taxis in Dalaman Airport, waiting for the newly arriving travellers. This makes taxi a practical solution as long as you’re travelling with 3 or less people, as most yellow taxis have a maximum passenger limit of 4.

Travelling to Ovacik with a yellow taxi from Dalaman Airport will take around 65 minutes.

Where to find a yellow taxi

The cabstand is located outside the Dalaman Airport arrivals hall.

Taxi fare from Dalaman Airport to the Ovacik

A yellow taxi ride from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik will cost around 38€ (265 TL). Keep in mind that taxis work with a meter, which means if you take a longer route or face traffic, the cost may be higher.

Pros and cons of choosing taxi transfer

  • Practical and reasonably safe
  • Travels to your exact destination
  • Traffic conditions may increase your fare
  • Considerably high cost for moderate comfort
  • Capacity of 4 passengers per taxi (may be less depending on luggage)
  • Possibility of running into a con-artist that’ll take a longer route to charge extra

Tips on taking a taxi from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik

Only use a registered airport taxi
Agree on which route you’ll be taking before you start your journey
Take a note or photo of your taxi’s plate number in case you need to find it later on

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You can take a look at Fat Taxi’s travel costs from Dalaman Airport to popular destinations in the area on the below table:

How to get from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik by shuttle

Unfortunately, there is no direct shuttle bus from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik. You can, however, take a shuttle bus to Fethiye and find a bus in Fethiye central bus station.

How to get from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik by metro

Unfortunately, there is no metro from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there resorts and hotels in Ovacik?
Yes, you can find a good number of hotels to stay in and around the vicinity of Ovacik.
How far is Ovacik from Fethiye?
The distance from Fethiye to Ovacik is about 10 kms.
Is there a direct transfer from Dalaman Airport to Ovacik?
Unfortunately, there is no direct public transfer but you can travel to Fethiye with a shuttle and take a bus from there. Alternatively, you can take a taxi or book a fixed-price transfer from a transport company.