Guides to using local and long-distance buses, taxis, and other forms of public transportation in Turkey.
Turkey's cities have excellent public bus systems which will get you practically anywhere you want to go. Here's how to ride them.
Turkey's long-distance bus services, provided by both national and local companies are first class. They will take you to and from practically any city in Turkey, as well as cities in Bulgaria, Greece, and Europe.
Learn about the bus system for short hops between nearby cities, towns, and popular tourist sites.
What to do if you're the victim of a taxi scam in Istanbul or anywhere else in Turkey.
Learn about taxi scams, especially those prevalent in the tourist districts of Istanbul.
Learn about how to use a dolmuş, the "shared taxis" which ply the streets of most Turkish cities and towns.
Learn about Turkish taxis and how they work, as well as tips for using taxis to get around in Turkey.