Ephesus-Mimas Route Transportation

İzmir is a well equipped city in terms of transportation facilities. The districts from the city center are easily reachable by bus, subway, suburban, ferry or private minibuses.

By Air

The nearest airport to the route is İzmir Adnan Menderes airport, which is a national and international airport and a hub for SunExpress airlines.

The airport is connected to the city via Eshot (Municipal) buses linking to Karsiyaka, Mavişehir, Bornova Metro and Alsancak Cumhuriyet Meydan. For more information: http: //www.eshot.gov.tr/tr/baglantilihatlar/4/106

Adnan Menderes Airport is also well-connected to the city via the suburban light rail line. Running between Aliağa and Cumaovası, IZBAN (Light Rail System) is the largest urban rail transportation system in Turkey with an airport connection. From Fahrettin Altay Neighborhood Garage with IZBAN, it’s possible to reach the airport, Alsancak and the city center; and the Peninsula via the Aliağa line (Çeşme, Urla, Karaburun, Seferihisar and Güzelbahçe). Link: http://www.izban.com.tr/sayfalar/anasayfa.aspx

More information on all the connections related to transportation within the city (Izmir Transportation Center) from the links below. Link: https://www.izmir.bel.tr/Transportation/37/en

For information on private Havaş buses from Izmir and its districts to Adnan Menderes Airport, and from the airport to İzmir and its districts: http://www.havas.net/tr/hizmetlerimiz/otobushizmetleriveotopark/otobusservisnoktalari/pages/ızmir.aspx

By Bus

İzmir City Garage (İZOTAŞ), runs intercity services to many destinations within Turkey. There are 195 bus companies operating from the garage, 155 of which are intercity and 40 of which run services inside the province. http://www.izotas.com.tr/