How to get to Pamukkale by train?

Pamukkale, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey.

Pamukkale contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. The ancient city of Hierapolis was built on top of Pamukkale.

Pamukkale 17.5 km away from Denizli city center. There are regular minibus service (every 20 minutes) from Denizli Main Bus Station.

Denizli is railway connected, having direct train services from İzmir, Eskişehir and  Söke. The train station is walking distance from main bus station (500 mt).

The city has also airport, where there’s direct flights only from Istanbul.

Here are travel options by rail to Pamukkale:

pamukkale by rail

İstanbul to Pamukkale

via Eskişehir

Take İstanbul-Ankara or İstanbul-Konya high speed train to Eskişehir Train Station (2.5 hrs).

Take Pamukkale Express to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late for visiting Pamukkale on the same day.

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

via Bandırma

Take IDO ferry to Bandırma Port (2.5 hrs).

Walk to Bandırma Station.

Take Bandırma-İzmir train to İzmir Basmane Station (7 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late to continue.

Take İzmir-Denizli train to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs).

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

pamukkale

Ankara to Pamukkale

Take İstanbul-Ankara or Ankara-Eskişehir high speed train to Eskişehir Train Station (1.5 hrs).

Take Pamukkale Express to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late for visiting Pamukkale on the same day.

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

İzmir to Pamukkale

Go to İzmir Basmane Station

Take İzmir-Denizli train to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs).

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

pamukkale

Eskişehir to Pamukkale

Go to Eskişehir Train Station.

Take Pamukkale Express to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late for visiting Pamukkale on the same day.

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

Konya to Pamukkale

via Eskişehir

Go to Konya Train Station.

Take Konya-İstanbul high speed train to Eskişehir Train Station (2 hrs).

Take Pamukkale Express to Denizli Train Station (8 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late for visiting Pamukkale on the same day.

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

via Afyon

Go to Konya Train Station.

Take Konya Mavi to Afyon Station (4 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late to continue on the same day.

Take Pamukkale Express to Denizli Train Station (5 hrs). Check the arrival time which may be very late for visiting Pamukkale on the same day.

Walk to Denizli Otogar (main bus station, see directions map).

Take minibus to Pamukkale (20 min).

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