|Airport of arrival:||Sinop Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Sinop:||1 hour 25 minutes|
Sinop is one of the most beloved cities in Turkey and is located in the northernmost part of the country. Sinop attracts a growing number of both local and international tourists thanks to its striking natural attractions and unique historical landmarks. Pegasus Airlines schedules frequent flights to Sinop and it is possible to find cheap flight tickets to Sinop throughout the year.
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing direct flight deals to Sinop departing from İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport. It is also possible for you to enjoy Pegasus’ advanced flight network to find connecting flights to Sinop through İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport departing from different cities across the globe.
After a delightful time in Sinop, 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 Sinop arriving at the Sinop Airport. Sinop Airport is located 8 kilometers away from the city center.
Sinop Airport (NOP) is in operation for commercial flights since 1993 with a capacity of 2 million passengers in a year. At the airport, passengers can enjoy a café and can shop from traditional Sinop souvenirs vendors.
Transport from Sinop Airport to City Center
You can get to the city center with direct bus, taxi, and car.
Direct buses are scheduled for every arriving flight in Sinop Airport. The trip to Sinop city center costs 5 liras and approximately takes 20 minutes(2019).
There are also many airport taxis available in the airport 24/7. The trip to the city center from the airport approximately costs 30 liras (2019).
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 Sinop.
Public and small buses cover many routes in Sinop and they are the most used means of public transport in the city. They cost between 2.75 liras and 3.50 liras to anywhere within the city center. Small buses do not have fixed stops on the route, pick-up and drop-off is made on demand.
You can also use taxis to get around in Sinop. They cost 3 liras per kilometer with an initial fee of 5 liras (2019).
Sinop is one of the most popular tourism destinations of its region and the city offers a variety of three and four-star hotels to its visitors.
If you are in Sinop to enjoy its historical attractions, it would be best for you to stay in hotels that are located around Kurtuluş Street. These hotels are closer to Sinop’s main attractions with many local restaurants, cafés, and museums all around.
If you are planning to enjoy Sinop’s gorgeous and relaxing shores, it is recommended for you to stay in hotels located at the east end of Enver Bahadır Street.
Pegasus Airlines would love to help you organize your trip to Sinop and you can book a hotel easily through Pegasus Airlines website.
Sinop is a great city for food enthusiastic travelers with many authentic recipes that are offered in various good local restaurants. “Sinop Mantısı”, “Nokul” and “Mısır Çorbası” are some of the authentic Sinop recipes that you should definitely taste.
If you would like to know more about the amazing Sinop cuisine, you should have a look at our Sinop Food Guide.
We have listed some side notes about Sinop for you right below.
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In addition to what Sinop has to offer, you can travel these closely located cities to keep on discovering.
- Sinop (158 km)
- Kastamonu (183 km)
- Amasya (258 km)
- Çorum (266 km)
Sinop has a warm oceanic climate with a high chance of rain only except for summers. Summers are warm with a lesser chance of rain while winters are chilly and rainy. It is recommended for you to visit Sinop during summer to fully explore its gorgeous coasts and city life in pleasant and welcoming weather conditions.
- Country Code: +90
- City Code: 0368
- Sinop Airport Number: (0368) 271 56 08
- Ambulance: 112
- Police: 155
- Sinop Airport Shuttle Service: +90 368 271 44 42
Places to see
Sinop is a beautiful city to discover with its spectacular natural attractions and significant historical landmarks. Sinop Castle, Sinop Fortress Prison and Sinop Archeology Museum are some of the most striking landmarks in Sinop that you should not miss. Sinop is also home to a couple of amazing natural attractions such as İnaltı Cave, Erfelek Tatlica Falls, and Hamsilos Natural Park.
You can visit our comprehensive Sinop Travel Guide to learn more about Sinop and its must-see attractions.
There are a couple of things you can do to find the cheapest flight ticket to Sinop. In order to find the cheapest flight ticket, it is always good to book your flight ticket in advance, ideally two or three months prior to your flight.
You can also visit Sinop during its off-season (winter and autumn) and enjoy Pegasus Airlines’ amazing seasonal flight ticket promotions. In addition to these, flight tickets during weekdays are almost always cheaper than flight tickets that are scheduled on weekends.
Sinop attracts a growing number of international and local tourists every year and is an amazing city to discover with its recent and ancient historical attractions as well as many unique natural beauties.
Although Sinop is a great city to enjoy year-long, travelers usually choose to visit Sinop during summer or spring to explore its gorgeous shores that shine with natural and historical attractions.
Two to three days in Sinop would be enough for you to discover and enjoy Sinop thoroughly.
Sinop does not offer a special travel card for tourists since most public transport fares are paid in cash.
Although Sinop is a fairly safe city with low crime and petty crime rates, it is still recommended for you to be cautious about pickpocketing and tourist scams in popular tourism attractions.
Sinop can be considered as a slightly more expensive destination with relatively higher costs of accommodation, sightseeing and dining options in comparison to other cities in the Black Sea region.