Information & Facts
Avis, Hertz and Europcar have rental companies at the
Taxis are available outside the terminal, and there are bus
services to Dalaman via Marmaris and Fethiye, which leave from the
domestic terminal. Dalaman airport taxis connect passengers to the
Otogar bus terminal.
Tel: +90 (0)252 792 5555.
Banks and exchange bureaux are available. There are a variety of
duty-free shops in arrivals and departures, as well as food court,
which offers a variety of takeaways, restaurants and bars. Other
facilities include places of worship, baby care rooms, a post
office, Internet access and public telephones.
Turkish is the official language, but English is widely
understood in the main tourist areas.
The official currency is the New Turkish Lira (TRY), which was
introduced on 1 January 2005, whereby six zeros were dropped from
the TL and the sub-unit New Kurush was created. Currency can be
exchanged at banks, exchange booths, post offices, airports and
ferry ports; banks have the worst rates and highest commissions,
but will exchange lesser known foreign currencies. Banks open
mainly Monday to Friday, but some are open daily in tourist areas.
ATMs are widely available in major cities and tourist areas, but
Turkish ATM keypads usually do not have letters of the alphabet on
their keys. Most bank branches have ATMs which accept Cirrus and
Plus. Major credit cards are widely accepted; the most popular are
Visa or MasterCard, but American Express is accepted in many of the
more expensive places. Travellers cheques can be exchanged at some
banks and currency exchange offices, but are not as welcome as cash
or credit cards. US dollars or Euros are preferred. Some pensions
and hotels in the most popular destinations accept US dollars as