Izmir International Airport
Named after a former Turkish Prime Minister, Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is located 11 miles (18km) from downtown Izmir and is one of the busiest airports in Turkey. Serving more than six million passengers each year, flights to Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport come in from destinations around Europe and the Middle East, including London, Amsterdam, Tehran, Athens, Belfast, Moscow, Malta, and Istanbul.
A popular gateway to the resorts along Turkey's Aegean coastline, Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is conveniently located and has good facilities with a modest selection of shops and restaurants. The International Terminal is a colourful and airy space that is pleasant for layovers, although the airport doesn't offer much in the way of entertainment.
The airport is located 11 miles (18km) from Izmir.
Getting to the city
The Havas airport shuttle bus to the centre of Izmir can be caught from the domestic terminal. Trains service the airport and leave from the International terminal; taxis are also available.
GMT +2 (GMT +3 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +90 232 455 0000.
Car rental companies include Avis, Hertz, Enterprise, Europcar, and Sixt, as well as some local car hire companies.
Foreign exchange can be found in both Arrivals and Departures. Shops are available, including duty free, and cafes, restaurants, and bars exist throughout the terminal building. Other facilities include a post office, ATM, hairdresser, tourist information, and hotel reservations. Facilities for those with special needs are good.
Parking at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is charged at TL 11 for the first hour, and TL 36 for 24 hours.
WiFi is available throughout the airport. Passengers in airport and club lounges may use the internet for free; other passengers will need to pay a fee.
Conference facilities are located in the International Terminal.
Izmir International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.