Flights to Marmaris
If you’re looking to book flights to Marmaris then the best option is Dalaman Airport, which lies about 55 miles (90km) east of Marmaris. There are numerous direct flights to Marmaris from the UK and Europe, and during the peak summer months many carriers fly to Dalaman – you can find some good deals if you book in advance. Flights to Marmaris from Western Europe are around four hours.
You can also fly to Milas-Bodrum Airport for Marmaris, but this gives you a longer transfer to resort, with the airport around 80 miles (130km) from Marmaris.
About Dalaman Airport
Dalaman Airport has two terminals, the newer of which serves international flights and is a shining example of a comfortable, well-equipped airport. There are 12 boarding gates, plenty of dining options and air-conditioning, which is much needed in the hot summer months.
You’ll also find duty-free shopping, souvenir stores and international brand retailers. Useful facilities include foreign exchange bureaus, ATMs, Wi-Fi, car rental offices and ticket sales. Overall, Dalaman Airport is fully geared for a comfortable and safe flying experience to and from Marmaris.
When is Best to Fly to Marmaris?
Marmaris is at its most bustling during the summer months of June to September, although the weather is warm throughout the year. The peak months are very hot, so if you prefer it slightly cooler then consider the shoulder months of May and October, when flight prices can also be cheaper. Although flights are less frequent outside peak season, you will still find flights to Marmaris into Dalaman Airport year-round.
Getting from Dalaman International Airport to Marmaris
The journey from Dalaman to Marmaris takes about 75 to 90 minutes and traverses some of Turkey’s most beautiful terrain. Watch the tree-lined landscape go by as you weave your way through the pretty province of Mugla towards the shores of the Aegean Sea.
There are many ways to get from Dalaman Airport to Marmaris, and all are straightforward. Public buses leave regularly from the main airport terminal and arrive at the central Marmaris bus station – these are comfortable, air-conditioned coaches. Alternatively you can pre-book a private shuttle bus or car, or hail a taxi when you arrive. You can also drive yourself by picking up a hire car from the airport.
Things to Do and Places to Stay in Marmaris
Marmaris is an ideal destination for sun, sea and sand, and caters well to families and party animals alike. Marmaris’ vast sandy beaches and clear, warm waters are great for water sports, scuba diving, boat trips or just relaxing in the sun.
Nightlife in Marmaris is lively, but you can also enjoy some culture with a visit to Marmaris’ old town or dinners in local restaurants.
Marmaris has a good selection of hotels, from budget and self-catering options to all-inclusive resorts and boutique properties. Book a flight to Marmaris for the ideal beach holiday with your pick of sun, sea, activity, relaxation and culture.