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Air

Anadolu Jet (www.anadolujet.com) To/from İstanbul and Ankara.

Onur Air (www.onurair.com) To/from İstanbul.

Pegasus Airlines (www.flypgs.com) To/from İstanbul.

Sun Express (www.sunexpress.com) To/from İzmir.

Turkish Airlines (www.turkishairlines.com) To/from İstanbul.

Bus & Minibus

Malatya's enormous otogar (bus station), MAŞTİ, is 5km west of the centre. Note that the only Diyarbakır services departing during the daytime are the hourly (7am to 7pm) Fırat company minibuses. For Adıyaman (₺17, 2½ hours) there are hourly minibuses, 7am to 6pm, from the Köy Garajı terminal nearer the centre.

Services from Malatya's Otogar

Adana

Fare (₺)

35-40

Duration (hr)

7

Distance (km)

422

Frequency (per day)

7

Ankara

Fare (₺)

50-60

Duration (hr)

11

Distance (km)

645

Frequency (per day)

about 15

Diyarbakır

Fare (₺)

30

Duration (hr)

4

Distance (km)

250

Frequency (per day)

17

Erzurum

Fare (₺)

60

Duration (hr)

6

Distance (km)

430

Frequency (per day)

8

Gaziantep

Fare (₺)

25

Duration (hr)

4

Distance (km)

233

Frequency (per day)

6

İstanbul

Fare (₺)

60-75

Duration (hr)

17

Distance (km)

1100

Frequency (per day)

10

Kayseri

Fare (₺)

30-40

Duration (hr)

5

Distance (km)

331

Frequency (per day)

about 9

Şanlıurfa

Fare (₺)

30-35

Duration (hr)

4

Distance (km)

275

Frequency (per day)

3

Sivas

Fare (₺)

30

Duration (hr)

4

Distance (km)

235

Frequency (per day)

about 9

Train

The Vangölü Ekspresi leaves for Ankara via Sivas and Kayseri on Tuesday and Thursday at 6.49pm; it departs for Elazığ on Monday and Wednesday at 2.47am. Passengers are then transferred to another train for Tatvan at Elazığ.

The Güney Ekspresi departs for Sivas, Kayseri and Ankara at 6.49pm daily except Tuesday and Thursday; it leaves for Diyarbakır at 2.47am daily except Monday and Wednesday.

The 4 Eylül Mavi train departs daily for Ankara via Sivas and Kayseri at 3.30pm. The Fırat Ekspresi leaves for Adana at 10.16am daily.