|Airport of arrival:||Batman Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Batman:||1 hour 50 minutes|
Batman is one of the significant cities of Southeastern Turkey with a rich history dates back to ancient times. Batman attracts a growing number of tourists thanks to its historical and natural attractions. Pegasus Airlines schedules frequent flights to Batman and it is possible to find cheap flight tickets to Batman throughout the year.
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing direct flight deals to Batman departing from İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport. It is also possible for you to enjoy Pegasus’ advanced flight network to find connecting flights to Batman through İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport departing from different cities across the globe.
After a delightful time in Batman, you can enjoy Pegasus Airlines’ direct flight offer back to İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport or other connecting flights to various destinations of the world through İstanbul.
About the Airport
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing flight deals to Batman arriving at the Batman Airport. Batman Airport is located 8 kilometers away from the city center.
Batman Airport (BAL) has been in operation since 2010 and is the only airport of the city. The airport offers religious, childcare, food, free Wi-Fi, and ATM services to travelers.
Transportation from Batman Airport to City Center
You can get to Batman city center from Batman Airport with municipality bus, taxi and car. Municipality buses are available for every arriving flight and cost 6 liras. The trip to the city center approximately takes 20 minutes. There are also many taxis available 24/7 in Batman Airport with fixed fares. You can also enjoy the city with a rental car. Pegasus Airlines car rental service has great offers for you in here.
You can use public buses, small buses and taxis to get around in Batman. Public buses are the most affordable and comfortable option to get around in Batman. In order to use public buses, you need to buy a rechargeable card called “Akıllı Kart” that is available in kiosks with an initial fee of 10 liras.
You can click here to check their timetables and routes. The site is only available in Turkish. Small buses are your other option to travel in Batman. They do not have fixed stops on the route, pick-up and drop-off is made on demand and fare is paid in cash.
You can also use taxis to get around in Batman.
Batman does not offer a variety of accommodation options to its visitors but the city has many good three star hotels. Most of the hotels are concentrated around Turgut Özal Avenue in the city center. Pegasus Airlines would love to help you organize your trip to Batman and you can book a hotel easily through Pegasus Airlines website.
Batman is a delicious culinary destination with many authentic recipes that usually contain meat and vegetable products. “İçli Köfte”, “Çiğ Köfte” and “Kaburga Dolması” are some of the traditional recipes of Batman that you should try. If you would like to know more about the amazing Batman cuisine, you should have a look at our Batman Travel Guide.
We have listed some side notes about Batman for you right below.
Turkey has many bilateral agreements with various countries that ease entry processes. You can click here to know more about tourism visa process for Turkey regarding your nationality.
In addition to what Batman has to offer, you can travel these closely located cities to keep on discovering.
- Midyat (80 km)
- Siirt (87 km)
- Diyarbakır (97 km)
- Mardin (140 km)
Batman has a continental climate with hot and dry summers and cold rainy winters. It is recommended for you to enjoy Batman during late spring or early autumn to avoid excessive heat and cold.
- Country Code: +996
- City Code: 488
- Batman Airport Number: +90 0488 218 04 44
- Ambulance: 112
- Police: 155
Places to see
Batman is one of the most historically rich cities in its region with many unique landmarks that are long-standing proofs of Batman’s multicultural inheritance.
Hasankeyf should be your go-to place in Batman. The historical site is filled with countless well-preserved ancient buildings. Zeynel Bey Tomb is a striking 15th century landmark of Batman that is also located in Hasankeyf.
You can visit our comprehensive Batman Travel Guide to learn more about Batman and its must-see attractions.
There are a couple of things you can do to find the cheapest flight ticket to Batman. First, it is always good to book your flight ticket in advance, ideally two or three months prior to your journey. Secondly, flight tickets during weekdays are almost always cheaper than the ones scheduled on weekends. In addition to these to, you should keep an eye on amazing seasonal promotions offered by Pegasus Airlines to find the cheapest direct or connecting flight possible to Batman.
Batman is swarming with historical ruins and spectacular natural sceneries that are sure to amaze you. The city also has a remarkable cuisine with unique recipes.
Travelers usually choose to visit Batman during spring or autumn to avoid excessive heat and cold.
Two to three days in Batman would be enough for you to discover and enjoy Batman thoroughly.
There is not a special travel card for tourists in Batman since the city is relatively small and public transport mostly consists of small buses that operate in cash.
Batman is a safe city with very low petty and violent crime rates but it is still recommended for you to be cautious in crowded tourism areas.
Batman is one of the most budget-friendly cities in its region with affordable accommodation and dining options.