is 18 km (11 miles) south of the
city on the way to Selçuk, Ephesus,
and Pamukkale (map).
It serves many flights to Istanbul and Ankara,
and some to other domestic and
European destinations as well.
Express Airlines and Pegasus have
chosen ADB as a hub and are expanding
their route systems, allowing
travelers to fly between İzmir
and other Turkish and European
cities without having to change
planes at Istanbul or Ankara. More...
In 2012, the Domestic Terminal is
being torn down in order to build a
completely new, larger-capacity, up-to-date
facility to handle the rapidly increasing
number of passengers flying to and
through İzmir. The new Domestic Terminal
is expected to be completed in 2014.
Until then, all flights will operate
from the International Terminal.
TTP users have complained of high
prices for food and drink at
airports, and İzmir's Adnan
Menderes Airport is no exception.
You may find, as I did, that prices
for a coffee, a beer or a sandwich
40% higher than
in expensive Frankfurt, and twice
as expensive as at Paris's
de Gaulle Airport.
You might want to bring your own
easy between the airport and İzmir,
with frequent trains and airport
Transport between Menderes Airport
south to Selçuk, Ephesus and
Kuşadası, and southeast to Denizli (for Pamukkale)
can be done by train or
60 km (37 miles) south of ADB, reachable
how to drive it).
252 km (157 miles) from ADB, a drive
of about 4 hours (4-1/2 to 5 hours
by train or bus). (More
full transport information.
Here is my İzmir
Region Transport Map.
Here is the official Adnan
Menderes Airport website.