Ankara Esenboga Airport

General information

Ankara Esenboga Airport is named after the nearby village Esenboga, it is located at some distance from the Turkish capital. Ankara Esenboga Airport is a hub for Turkish Airlines and its low cost subsidiary AnadoluJet. You can get by bus and taxi from the airport to the city centre.


Where is Ankara Esenboga Airport situated?

The airport is located northeast of Ankara, it is accessible by road Özal Boulevard (Esenboga Yolu).

How many terminals does Ankara Esenboga Airport have?

The airport has one large terminal for domestic (iç Hatlar) and international (dış Hatlar) flights, next to this there is a General Aviation Terminal for private and business flights.

Airport Map



The distance from Ankara Esenboga Airport to the centre of Ankara is 30 kilometres. By car, it takes 35 minutes to get to the centre of Ankara.

From ESB Airport to Ankara City centre by Car
30 km
35 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Ankara Esenboga Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Ankara Esenboga Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Ankara Esenboga Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Ankara Esenboga Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Ankara Esenboga Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Ankara is about TRY 107.-. Book your taxi at Ankara Esenboga Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From ESB Airport to Ankara City centre by Taxi
30 km
35 min
TRY 107.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Ankara Esenboga Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Avis, Budget, National (Enterprise Holdings), Europcar, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Ankara Esenboga Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Ankara Esenboga Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Ankara Esenboga Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Ankara Esenboga Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Ankara Esenboga Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Ankara Esenboga Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Turkish Airlines
  • Pegasus Airlines
  • SunExpress
  • SunExpress Deutschland
  • Eurowings


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Ankara Esenboga Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


ibis Ankara Airport Hotel, Esenboga

Located in Ankara, just 2 km from Esenboga Airport, ibis Ankara Airport Hotel features a restaurant. Free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk are available in this hotel.


Aymini Hotel, Ankara

Aymini Hotel features rooms with flat-screen TV. Located about 1 km from Ulus, Ankara’s central neighbourhood, it provides free Wi-Fi in the entire property.


Anadolu Hotels Esenboga Thermal, Esenboga

Within 3 km of Esenboğa International Airport, Buyuk Anadolu Thermal Hotel features the large Aqua Park on site, a fine-dining restaurant and extensive spa facilities. It offers comfortable rooms with luxurious bathrooms.

Hotels in Ankara

Looking for the best hotels in Ankara? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Niza Park Hotel, Ankara

Situated in the Çankaya district, this hotel offers free Wi-Fi and a central location, only 600 metres from Karum Shopping Hall and Tunali Hilmi Avenue. Air-conditioned rooms are fitted with modern furnishings.


Demora Hotel, Ankara

About a 15-minute walk from Kizilay Square, Demora Hotel is 600 metres to the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. Free Wi-Fi is accessible throughout the venue and free private parking is available.

Things to do

It is possible to book tours in the city and near Ankara Esenboga Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Gallipoli Full-Day Tour from Istanbul

Journey back in time and visit the site of the ANZAC landings of World War I on an 18-hour tour of the Gallipoli Peninsula from Istanbul. Go to the battlefields of the Allied Forces, and see the war memorials that commemorate the fallen soldiers.

Tour & transport

Ankara: Private Tour with a Local

Explore the city with a friendly and passionate local who will help you discover the city like a real Ankara resident.


Full-Day Highlights of Cappadocia Tour

Experience the highlights of Cappadocia in a single day. Visit Devrent Valley, Valley of the Monks, Avanos, the Goreme Open-Air Museum and more.


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