- Ataturk Airport is located west of central Istanbul, in the Yesilkoy neighborhood of the Bakirkoy district.
- You can travel between Ataturk Airport and central Istanbul by metro, municipal public buses, HAVAIST Airport Shuttles, sea bus, taxi and Private Shuttles.
- As of 08 April 2019, the big move of Istanbul Ataturk Airport to New Istanbul Airport is completed and New Istanbul Airport is fully operational and Ataturk Airport is closed for all international and domestic flights.
- Ataturk Airport will serve for private, cargo and training flights until January 2021.
Located the on west of the central Istanbul, about 19 km. from Taksim and about 16 km. from Sultanahmet, Istanbul Ataturk Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world, with a capacity of 63,000,000 passengers per year. To see Ataturk Airport’s exact location, see the Istanbul airports map.
What will Happen to Ataturk Airport?
The scheduled flights from and to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is planned to be closed after the New Istanbul Airport will fully serve. The Ataturk Airport is operated by TAV Airports and the end of the rental date is January 2021. So the Istanbul Ataturk Airport is supposed to serve for private, cargo and training flights until that date. After that date, as nothing is definete, a part of the area will be a Big Public Garden and some part of the area will again serve as a small City Airport.
Address :Yesilkoy, Bakirkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
Airport Code :IST
Phone : +90 212 463 30 00
Web : http://www.ataturkairport.com/