Where is Kusadasi and How to Go?
Kuşadası is a district of Aydın. Consisting of 23 neighborhoods, the district is one of Turkey’s most important tourism centers. There are different alternative options to reach Kuşadası district of Aydın.
How to get to Kusadasi? It is 71 km from Aydın center and 90 km from İzmir. The distance between Kuşadası and Istanbul is 570 km. Due to its proximity to these cities with a high population density, the transportation of the district, which is 647 km away from Ankara, is quite easy and diverse. It is possible to reach Kusadasi by intercity buses from many cities such as Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa at any time of the year. Although the number of trips decreases in times outside of the summer season, there is an intercity bus service to Kuşadası in every season. If you want to reach Kusadasi from Izmir, you can choose Pamukkale and Kamil Koç Tourism’s frequent flights to Kusadasi from Izmir Bus Station.
Transportation to Kusadasi by Plane
To reach Kusadasi, you must land at the nearest airport. After landing at the nearest airport, transportation alternatives vary depending on where you are. One of the closest airports to Kusadasi is Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport, which is 82 kilometers away. You can fly to Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport from any airport in Turkey with any company you want. You can easily find direct tickets from major cities such as Istanbul and Ankara.
The nearest airport is Izmir Airport. Apart from this, domestic and/or foreign tourists also use Bodrum and Dalaman Airports to reach Kuşadası. The distance of Kuşadası to İzmir Airport is 95 km. The distance to Bodrum Airport is 185 km. Its distance to Dalaman Airport is 260 km.
Transportation to Kusadasi by Bus
You can reach the district directly from big cities such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir by bus companies. There is a direct intercity bus service to Kuşadası from all over Turkey.
Transportation to Kusadasi by Car
The distance between Aydın and Kuşadası is approximately 64 kilometers. There are two different routes for you to reach from Istanbul. While you have the opportunity to choose both highway and sea buses for transportation, you can provide faster transportation thanks to sea buses.
Transportation from Istanbul to Kusadasi
The average distance between Istanbul and Kusadasi is 559 kilometers. When you set off with your private vehicle, you can reach it in an average of 7 hours. The following routes can be suggested to reach Kusadasi from Istanbul; Istanbul- Bursa – Balikesir- Manisa -Izmir -Selcuk – Kusadasi.
Transportation from Ankara to Kuşadası
The distance between Kuşadası and Ankara is 650 kilometers on average, and you can reach it in about 7 hours with your private car. You can follow the two routes below to reach Kuşadası from Ankara. Holidaymakers, who set off from Ankara, arrive at Kuşadası district after seeing provinces and districts such as Polatlı, Afyonkarahisar, Uşak, Salihli and Turgutlu. When you use the Ankara – Gölbaşı road route, the distance between you and the district will increase.
- Ankara – Uşak– Manisa – İzmir – Selçuk- Kuşadası
- Ankara – Afyon- Denizli–Aydın–Kuşadası
Transportation from Izmir to Kusadasi
The distance between Kuşadası and İzmir is 95 kilometers on average, and you can reach it in about 1 hour with your private car. You can follow the two routes below to reach Kusadasi from Izmir.
- From İzmir, you can reach Selçuk first and then Kuşadası by taking the highway.
- You can reach it from Gaziemir via Menderes or Torbalı.
Minibus and Municipal Buses from Aydın to Kuşadası
The distance between Aydın city center and Kuşadası Bus Station is approximately 64 kilometers. There are municipal buses and minibuses to reach Aydın city center.
You can reach the town center of Kuşadası by taking the 403 numbered municipal busses in front of Forum Aydın for a fee of 8 TL (the price may change). Municipal buses depart every 20 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends. Minibus (dolmuş) hours departing from Aydın and Kuşadası differ in summer and winter periods. According to daylight saving time, the first vehicle leaves between 05:45 and 06:15, while the last vehicle ends at 21:00.