How to get from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre

How to get from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre

Milas-Bodrum Airport is one of the two international airports in Mugla and has been operational since the year 2000. The airport is situated 36 kms northeast of Bodrum.

As one of the most popular vacation spots in Turkey for both domestic and international travellers, the coastal town of Bodrum is home to many hotels and resorts. There are also plenty of fun activities to do in Bodrum with countless bars, restaurants, cafes and museums as well as summer sports such as diving, sailing and windsurfing.

The distance from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum centre is around 35 kms.

Below, you can find a list of transfer alternatives from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum centre along with cost info and tips.

How to get from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre by taxi

You can almost always find a yellow taxi in Milas-Bodrum Airport. Yellow taxis are a practical transfer solution to Bodrum centre as long as you’re travelling with 3 or less people, as most taxis have a 4-passenger limit.

The taxi ride to Bodrum from Milas-Bodrum Airport will take around 40 minutes in regular traffic.

Where to find a yellow taxi

The cabstand is located outside of Milas-Bodrum Airport arrivals hall.

Taxi fare from Milas-Bodrum Airport to the Bodrum Centre

Transfer to Bodrum centre from Milas-Bodrum Airport with a yellow taxi will cost around 25€ (170 TL) in regular traffic, though it is usual to face heavy traffic especially when you’re entering Bodrum centre. This is important to know, as all taxis are equipped with a taximeter, meaning the cost of your travel may increase substantially if you take a longer route or face congestions.

Pros and cons of choosing taxi transfer

  • Practical and moderately safe
  • Travels to your exact destination
  • Traffic conditions may increase your fare
  • 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 Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre

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

Overall rating: 4 out of 5

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

How to get from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre by shuttle

You can also take a shuttle bus from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum centre. A new shuttle ride is available for each landing flight.

Where to find the shuttle

Shuttle stations are located outside the arrivals hall. You can also follow the signs to easily find the shuttles.

Shuttle fare from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre

Shuttle ride from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum centre costs around 4€ (25 TL).

Pros and cons of choosing shuttle transfer

  • Favourable for large groups
  • Budget-friendly
  • There’s a new shuttle for each flight
  • May lack in of comfort
  • Doesn’t take you to your exact destination

Tips on taking the shuttle from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre

Keep your luggage ticket in a safe place so you don’t have any issues collecting your bags
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

Overall Rating: 3 out of 5

How to get from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum Centre by metro

Unfortunately, there is no metro from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Bodrum centre.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there any rent-a-car places in Milas-Bodrum Airport?
Yes, you can find numerous car rental companies outside the airport.
How to travel from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Kusadasi?
Easiest way to travel from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Kusadasi is with a yellow taxi or by booking a fixed-price transfer from a transport company. There is no direct shuttle from the airport to Kusadasi.
Is there a direct transfer from Milas-Bodrum Airport to Kusadasi?
Unfortunately, no, but you can travel to Bodrum centre 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.