There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Turkey and Cyprus operated by 1 ferry company – Akgunler Denizcilik. The Tasucu to Kyrenia ferry crossing operates weekly with a scheduled sailing duration from about 6 hours.
How long does it take to get to North Cyprus from Turkey?
Airline is the fastest and comfortable way to travel from Turkey to Cyprus. There are flights from major cities such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir to Ercan International Airport in Nicosia. You can reach Nicosia from Istanbul in 2 hours 30 minutes, from Izmir in 2 hours 25 minutes, from Ankara in 2 hours 10 minutes.
Can you go to the Turkish side of Cyprus?
Our understanding is it is acceptable for use in Cyprus. When travelling between the UK and North Cyprus via Turkey, you are a transit passenger. It is best to assume if the flight is via Turkey it will be deemed as if you have travelled to Turkey.
How many hours is it from Turkey to Cyprus?
Distance from Turkey to Cyprus
The shortest distance (air line) between Turkey and Cyprus is 297.57 mi (478.89 km). The shortest route between Turkey and Cyprus is 379.44 mi (610.64 km) according to the route planner. The driving time is approx. 30h 16min.
Where is the nicest place in Cyprus?
8 Best Cyprus Towns and Resorts
- Coral Bay.
- Ayia Napa.
Which is better north or south Cyprus?
The North is a little cheaper, but not much. The people is friendly in both parts of the Island. The food is more or less the same in both parts; there are more good restaurants in the South. There are good beaches (sand and pebble) in both parts.
Is North Cyprus part of Turkey?
No nation other than Turkey has officially recognised Northern Cyprus as a sovereign state. The United Nations recognises it as territory of the Republic of Cyprus under Turkish occupation.
Can you get a ferry from Cyprus to Israel?
Sail From Cyprus to Israel
The main company offering ferry service between the two countries is Cruise Cyprus. The company offers two- or three-day excursions aboard the Salamis Filoxenia ship that depart from Limassol, dock in Haifa and then return to Limassol.
Can I travel to Cyprus without a passport?
Non-EU nationals: To enter Cyprus, you must have a valid passport issued within the past ten years and with at least six months left is required, along with a return ticket and sufficient funds for the length of stay.