Useful Travel Information
Truffle can not arrange your flights but there is plenty of choice for you to arrange them direct.
Local time is 2 hours ahead of UK time.
You can also fly to Anatalya however the transfer time is around 3 hours 30 minutes.
Flight times to Dalaman are approximately 4 hours from the UK.
There are numerous flight comparison websites that can be used to book airline tickets. We would suggest you look at:
However, the following information is given by way of assistance:
Flights all year round (with some gaps in the winter months) to Antalya from the following airports:
London Gatwick and Manchester
Flights April/May to October 2019 to Dalaman from:
Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle, London Gatwick and London Stansted.
For summer 2019, flights to Dalaman from , Belfast, Birmingham, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds/Bradford, London Stansted, Manchester and Newcastle.
Summer 2019 to Dalaman from London Gatwick, London Stansted, London Luton, Bristol, Liverpool Manchester and Edinburgh.
Formerly called Thomson.
Flights in summer 2019 (May to October) to Dalaman from the following airports:
Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Doncaster/Sheffield, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Exeter, London Gatwick, Glasgow, London Luton, Manchester, Newcastle, Norwich and London Stansted.
2019 schedule shows flights to Dalaman from London Stansted London (via Istanbul) Gatwick and Manchester.
In 2019, flights all year round to Dalaman via Istanbul from Manchester and London Gatwick and London Heathrow. In the summer season flights from Istanbul to Aberdeen, Birmingham, Edinburgh, and Newcastle.
2019 flights to Dalaman from London Gatwick.
British and Irish passport holders have to obtain a tourist visa. It is valid for multiple entries for a total of 90 days within a 180 day period. A stay of longer than 90 days will require the holder to apply for and obtain residency.
You will need to get your tourist e-Visa, online at a cost of US$20.
The offical government secure website to apply for the e-Visa is: www.evisa.gov.tr
Other nationality passport holders please refer to the Turkish Consulate website: www.turkishconsulate.org.uk/en/
Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from date of entry AND have an expiration date at least 60 days beyond “duration of stay” of your eVisa.
You should print off a copy of your visa and keep it with your passport. There have been instances of passengers not being allowed to board their flight if they do not have a paper copy of their visa. Visa are not available to be obtained at a Turkish airport on arrival.
Dalaman airport is approximately 1 hour 40 minutes from Kalkan and Anatalya is approximately 3 to 3 ½ hours away.
Transfers can be arranged for you by Truffle with our local partner to suit your requirements on either a private transfer arrangement or on a private transfer and car hire combined arrangement.
You and your luggage will be collected from the airport and driven to Kalkan. At the end of your holiday you will be collected and driven back to the airport in time to check in for your flight home. You will leave Kalkan approximately 4 hours before the scheduled time of your flight home.
If required, a one way transfer is available including if you require collecting from or taking to another location, either before or after your stay with us at Truffle. Transfers can be arranged for any number of guests. All vehicles are air-conditioned.
A minibus is used for a party of more than 3 persons.
Private transfer + Car Hire
This is a combination of airport transfer and car hire. The driver will collect you from the airport in your hire car and drive you to Kalkan. The car will be left with you for the duration of your stay, then on the day of departure the driver will return and drive you back to the airport.
Fuel is not included in this hire option and you will have to pay for the parking at the airport and the Gocek Tunnel fee (in local currency).
All vehicles are fully insured and air conditioned. Baby seats are available on request at no extra charge. There is unlimited mileage for the car hire element.
To hire the car each driver (minimum age of 21) must produce your passport and a full, valid British or EU driving licence which has been held for at least 1 year. If you have a new photo card licence you must also produce the original paper counterpart. Up to 2 drivers can be nominated to drive the vehicle.
On the Booking Enquiry form, please indicate whether you require transfers or the combined transfer and car hire service and we will provide you with a quote.
We can arrange car hire whilst you are staying at a Truffle(link to truffle) property on either a daily or weekly basis, subject to availability.
All vehicles are fully insured and air conditioned. Baby seats are available on request at no extra charge. There is unlimited mileage for the car hire element. Fuel is not included.To hire the car each driver (minimum age of 21) must produce your passport and a full, valid British or EU driving licence (with photo ID) which has been held for at least 1 year. Up to 2 drivers can be nominated to drive the vehicle.
The vehicles currently available includes:
Fiat Linea (diesel, a/c) – up to 5 persons
Renault Symbol (petrol, a/c) – up to 5 persons
Fiat Egea (petrol, a/c) – up to 5 persons
Ford Kuga (auto, diesel, a/c) – up to 4 persons
Dacia Sandero (diesel, a/c) – up to 4 persons
Dacia Logan (diesel, a/c) – up to 5 persons
Dacia Duster (diesel, a/c) – up to 5 persons
On the Booking Enquiry form, please indicate whether you require the car hire service and we will provide you with a quote.
If you decide during your stay that you would like to hire a car, this can also be arranged through our Property Manager.