Ataturk Airport Guide (IST)
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Prime class CIP Lounge is located in the International Terminal above the food court, and is open 24 hours. Wings Prime class Lounge has two locations: In the Domestic Terminal on the 2nd Floor and in the International Terminal. Garanti Zone Lounge is located in the Domestic and International Terminals, and is open 24 hours. Yapi Kredi World International CIP Lounge is located in the International Terminal, and is open 24 hours. Millennium Lounge is located in the International Terminal, and is open 24 hours. HSBC Club Lounge is located in the International Terminal on the 2nd floor, and is open 24 hours. British Airways Terraces Lounge is located in the International Terminal, and is open from 6:30am - 6:30pm. A THY CIP Lounge is also located in the airport.
Turkish Airlines has its headquarters at IST. Turkish Airlines and GermanWings are the two biggest carriers at the airport.
Free wireless internet is available in the airport. Atatürk Airport is also home to eight mosques.
The multi-level parking garage costs 10.50 TL an hour and 34.00 TL a day. The Open Car Park costs 8.00 TL an hour, 24.00 TL for one day, and 177.00 TL for one month. Valet parking is available in front of the domestic and international terminals and in front of the THY CIP building.
Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) is located 15 miles west of the city center of Istanbul, Turkey. In 2012, IST handled 45 million passengers making it the 14th busiest airport in the world. Air Transport News named Istanbul Atatürk Airport the Airport of the Year in 2013.
Transfer between Terminals
The airport has four terminals: Terminal 1 for domestic flights, Terminal 2 for international flights, Terminal 3 for cargo flights, and the fourth terminal is the General Aviation Terminal. The terminals are accessible by foot.
Nearby Airport Hotels
TAV Airport Hotel, Ataturk Havalimani Yesilkoy, Bakirkoy, Istanbul 34831, Turkey, Located inside the airport, rooms in this hotel can be rented for short periods of time. This hotel also features, on-site dining, shuttle bus service, and free wireless internet. Radisson Blu Conference Center and Airport Hotel, E-5 Karayolu No:20 Kucukcekmece Merkez, Istanbul 34295, Turkey, Located next to the airport, this hotel offers a shuttle bus service, on-site dining, and free wireless internet.
Transport into Town
Rail: Istanbul Metro line M1A travels between Aksaray and Atatürk International Airport. Shuttle Bus: Shuttle buses are operated by Havatas and run every 30 minutes to Bakirköy, Yenikapi, Aksaray, and Taksim Square. Municipality Bus: These buses also run to Taksim, Etiler, and Kozyatagi.
Cheap Flights to Ataturk
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