|Airport of arrival:||Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Sivas:||1 hour 30 minutes|
|Flight time from Izmir to Sivas:||1 hour 30 minutes|
Sivas is one of the most significant yet underrated cities of Eastern Turkey with an age-old history dates back to ancient times. Sivas is swarming with unique historical landmarks and offers a delightful trip to its visitors thanks to a rich cultural heritage. Pegasus Airlines schedules frequent flights to Sivas and it is possible to find cheap flight tickets to Sivas throughout the year.
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing direct flight deals to Sivas departing from İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport and İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport. It is also possible for you to enjoy Pegasus’ advanced flight network to find connecting flights to Sivas through İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport departing from different cities across the globe and 3 cities more through İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport.
After a delightful time in Sivas, you can enjoy Pegasus Airlines’ direct flight offer back to İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport or to İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport where you can find connecting flights more to various destinations of the world through İstanbul and İzmir.
About the Airport
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing flight deals to Sivas arriving at the Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport. The airport is located 23 kilometers away from the city center.
Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport
Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport (VAS) is one of the busiest airports in its region with almost up to 600.000 passengers in 2018 and has been in operation for commercial flights since 1991. The airport is named after an influential Sivas-born businessman and politician Nuri Demirağ. There are banking, medical and religious facilities at the airport as well as restaurants and cafés.
Transport from Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport to City Center
You can get to the city center with direct bus, taxi, and car from the airport.
Direct buses are located just outside of the airport and leaves after 25 minutes for every arrival. The trip takes approximately 40 minutes and costs 8 liras (2019).
There are also many airport taxis available in the airport 24/7. The trip to the city center from the airport approximately costs 100 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 Sivas.
Sivas has an extensive and reliable public bus network with 20 routes. In order to use public transport cheaper, you need to buy a “Kent Kart” which is available in most kiosks and main bus stations. You can also pay in cash to the driver, but it will cost 0.85 TL more than regular fare, which is 2.40 TL. You can click here to check its timetables, routes, and fares. The website is only available in Turkish.
Small buses cover many routes in Sivas. 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 take the taxis to get around in Sivas. They cost 4 liras per kilometer with an initial fee of 4 liras (2019).
Sivas is a popular tourism destination in Eastern Turkey and offers a variety of three and four-star hotels to its visitors. Most hotels in Sivas are concentrated around Atatürk Boulevard in the city center.
Pegasus Airlines would love to help you organize your trip to Sivas and you can book a hotel easily through Pegasus Airlines website.
Sivas is a great destination to eat with many authentic recipes that mostly consist of pastry products. There are many good local restaurants in Sivas where you can enjoy its delicious traditional recipes. In Sivas, you should definitely try “Kesme Aşı”, “Sivas Katmeri”, and “Kete”.
If you would like to know more about the amazing Sivas cuisine, you should have a look at our Sivas Food Guide.
We have listed some side notes about Sivas for you right below.
Turkey has many bilateral agreements with various countries that ease entry processes. You can click here to know more about the visa process for Turkey regarding your nationality.
In addition to what Sivas has to offer, you can travel these closely located cities to keep on discovering.
- Tokat (98 km)
- Kayseri (197 km)
- Amasya (219 km)
- Elazığ (312 km)
Sivas has a typical continental climate with hot and dry summers and cold snowy winters. It is recommended for you to visit Sivas in transitional seasons to avoid excessive temperatures and extreme weather conditions. Sivas is a great city discover especially in autumn with mild and pleasant weather accompanied by amazing sceneries all around.
- Country Code: +90
- City Code: 0346
- Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport Number: (0346) 224 86 87
- Ambulance: 112
- Police: 155
- Sivas Nuri Demirağ Airport Shuttle Service: 0850 222 0 487
Places to see
Sivas is an amazing city to discover with its many prominent and unique historical landmarks that stand as evident proofs of Sivas’ rich history. UNESCO World Heritage-listed “Divriği Ulu Camii” should be on your must-go list in Sivas as well as famous “Şifaiye Medresesi” that is used to be the most developed hospital of the 13th century.
In addition to Sivas’ important place in history, the city also has many spectacular natural attractions such as colorful Gökpınar Lake or healing Kangal Springs.
You can visit our comprehensive Sivas Travel Guide to learn more about Sivas and its must-see attractions.
There are a couple of things you can do to find the cheapest flight ticket to Sivas. 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 Sivas during its off-season which is winter 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.
Sivas is an underrated city tourism-wise which has many remarkable historical landmarks and spectacular natural attractions. Its unique cultural heritage offers an unforgettable journey to its visitors.
Travelers usually choose to visit Sivas during spring or autumn to avoid excessive heat and cold.
Two to three days in Sivas would be enough for you to discover and enjoy Sivas thoroughly.
Although there is not a special tourist travel card in Sivas, you need to have a “Kent Kart” to use public buses in the city.
Sivas is a safe city with very low petty and violent crime rates but it is still recommended for you to be cautious in popular tourism areas to avoid pickpocketing, purse snatchings, and scams.
Sivas is a budget-friendly city with affordable accommodation, dining and sightseeing options.