by Tom Brosnahan
Travel Info Exchange
Sun Express (airline
code: XQ) is a low-fare Turkish-German
joint-venture airline that has been
flying lots of vacationers
from Austria, Germany, Holland and Switzerland to
Antalya, Bodrum, Dalaman and İzmir's
Menderes Airport (ADB)
in Turkey for over 20 years.
Sun Express flies to 69 destinations in 17 countries. Its European destinations
In summer, Sun Express also
runs inexpensive domestic Turkish flights
from its İzmir Adnan
Menderes Airport hub to Adana, Antalya, Diyarbakır, Erzurum, Gaziantep, Istanbul (SAW), Kars, Kayseri (for
In 2016, the Kayseri-İzmir
important for those wanting to fly
non-stop between Cappadocia and İzmir (for Ephesus),
operate on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday in both directions. Pegasus
operates nonstop flights on Tuesday,
Thursday and Sunday between
Kayseri and İzmir—but both of these schedules are subject to change! More...
Sun Express destinations in Turkey.
circles indicate destinations from
Sun Express is expanding
its route system, so check the Sun
Express websites (International
routes and Turkish
for new routes and more frequent service:
If you're flying to or from Cappadocia, you
should know that Rock
Valley Travel operates
shuttle service that
connects with Sun Express flights.
They'll drive you between the airport
and your hotel in Ürgüp, Göreme, Avanos or Uçhisar.
It's worth mentioning that the Sun Express website doesn't always work properly and can do some weird things sometimes, preventing you from getting information or making reservations.
Here's how to get the best airfares for flights within Turkey.
(Güneş Ekspres Havacılık AŞ)
Mehmetçik Mah. Aspendos Bulvarı
Aspendos İş Merkezi No 63/1-2
TR-07300 Antalya, Turkey
Tel +90 242 329 10 10
Fax +90 242 329 12 58
95 95 90
(242) 329 10 74