Transportation in Bodrum - Getting Around Bodrum


Transportation in Bodrum & Gumbet is very easy. Bodrum and nearby resorts can be accessed by dolmus (minibus), taxis, motorbikes, bicycles or vehicle/car hire.

Public Transportation
Dolmus (minibus) and local buses are the best and the most practical and popular options for public transportation in Bodrum & Gumbet. They are the most preferred and cheapest way to get around Bodrum.

Suburban bus ring services Bodrum-G├╝mbet and Bodrum-Icmeler depart from the bus station. They also pick up and disembark passengers at any points in between. Turgutreis and Yalikavak Municipalities operate buses between Turgutreis, Yalikavak and Bodrum.

In addition, there are also many bus tours for excursions in Bodrum and especially the guided ones are the best choices as they enable the visitors to navigate the town and sights easily.

For travelling outside to other destinations of Turkish Riviera, travelers are able to find many buses to numerous Turkey cities and towns such as Marmaris, Antalya, Fethiye, Istanbul, Izmir etc. from the Bus Station.

Taxis
Taxis are the other option. The taxis in Bodrum are yellow and have taxi signs on the roof.

Rent a Car
Renting a car in Bodrum is also very useful and easy especially for the travelers who want to make side trips. Hiring a car has some great advantages in that it will give you the freedom to experience your destination on your own schedule so you won't be worrying if you've missed the tour bus. This also means you'll be able to visit more of the places that you are interested in seeing and hopefully get the most out of the time you have in Bodrum. Car Hire can also take away a lot of the hassle and stress that is associated with finding a taxi at the airport and dealing with a public transport system that you are not familiar with.