Istanbul Ataturk International Airport — This airport is the main international airport in Istanbul Turkey. Ataturk IST Int. airport hosts 3 terminals, one international (Terminal A), one domestic (Terminal B) and one cargo terminal (Terminal C). Free Wireless LAN is offered at the international arrival area and in the international departure area.
Major airlines serving IST Ataturk airport are Turkish Airlines, AtlasJet, British Airways, Delta Air Lines and Singapore Airlines.
The city hosts 2 airports, Ataturk and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, located on the Asian side. See cheap or luxury hotels near Istanbul Sabiha Airport.
Location — The airport is located 28km (17 miles) west of Istanbul (European Side).
Time zone — GMT + 2 (GMT + 3 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
Driving Directions : From central Istanbul, take the E-5 or O-1/O-2 motorways to the airport; the airport is signposted.
Address — 34149 Yeşilköy, Istanbul, Turkey
Airport Code — IST
Country Code — 90
Car Hire — Car hire companies include Airport VIP, Alamo, Avias, Avis, Budget, Hertz, National Car, Sixt and Ülger. Counters are located in the International Terminal (Arrivals) just after the baggage reclaim area.
Public Transport — #Rail : The light rail metro system connects the airport to Esenler Terminal. — #Bus : Havas airport buses run to central Istanbul (Taksim Square) and to the bus terminal on demand (journey time – 30 minutes). Services also operate to Akmerkez (Etiler).
— #Taxi: Taxis or dolmus (shared taxis) are available outside the terminals.