Dalaman travel guide

Dalaman Tourism | Dalaman Guide

You're Going to Love Dalaman

With a population of 19 292, Dalaman is a must-see destination in Mugla Province, Türkiye. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 4 days in order to fully appreciate everything Dalaman has to offer.

Activities & attractions in Dalaman

When to visit Dalaman

Dalaman in November
Estimated hotel price
£18
1 night at 3-star hotel
Dalaman in November
Estimated hotel price
£18
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Dalaman in July, when the average temperature is 26 °C, and the highest can go up to 33 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 5 °C, with an average temperature of 10 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in December, when precipitation is around 247 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Dalaman, with an average rainfall of 3 mm.

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How to Get to Dalaman

Plane

When flying to Dalaman, you’ll arrive at Dalaman (DLM), which is located 6 km from the city centre. Airlines that fly from the United Kingdom to Dalaman include Jet2, easyJet and Corendon Airlines. The shortest flight to Dalaman from the United Kingdom departs from London and takes around 4h 05m.

Car

Another option to get to Dalaman is to pick up a car hire from Antalya, which is about 171 km from Dalaman. You’ll find branches of Hit and Right Cars, among others, in Antalya.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Dalaman, including Kamil Koç, Pamukkale Turizm and Metro Turizm. From Antalya, the bus ride to Dalaman takes 362 km and will cost you around £9. From Izmir, the ticket costs about £33 for a journey of 473 km. Dalaman’s bus station is located 5 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Dalaman, you’ll arrive at Dalaman (DLM), which is located 6 km from the city centre. Airlines that fly from the United Kingdom to Dalaman include Jet2, easyJet and Corendon Airlines. The shortest flight to Dalaman from the United Kingdom departs from London and takes around 4h 05m.

Car

Another option to get to Dalaman is to pick up a car hire from Antalya, which is about 171 km from Dalaman. You’ll find branches of Hit and Right Cars, among others, in Antalya.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Dalaman, including Kamil Koç, Pamukkale Turizm and Metro Turizm. From Antalya, the bus ride to Dalaman takes 362 km and will cost you around £9. From Izmir, the ticket costs about £33 for a journey of 473 km. Dalaman’s bus station is located 5 km from the city centre.

Airports near Dalaman

Airlines serving Dalaman

Lufthansa
Good (4,692 reviews)
SWISS
Good (959 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,667 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,233 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,405 reviews)
LOT
Good (683 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (933 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (792 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (536 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (746 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (733 reviews)
Norwegian
Good (146 reviews)
Thai Airways
Good (208 reviews)
Pegasus Airlines
Good (398 reviews)
Air Serbia
Good (137 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,425 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,396 reviews)
Royal Air Maroc
Good (310 reviews)
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Where to stay in Dalaman

Average rates range from around £70 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to £51 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Dalaman

Most booked hotels in Dalaman

Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa
5 stars
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
£383+
TUI BLUE Sarigerme Park
4 stars
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
£242+
Holiday Village Turkey
4 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
£186+
Karacan Park Hotel
5 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
£53+
Villa Dolunay Apart Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
£58+
Dalaman Airport Lykia Thermal & Spa Hotel
4 stars
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
£115+

Hiring a car in Dalaman

Hiring a car in Dalaman costs £27 per day, on average, or £107 if you want to hire it for 4 days.

It’s generally cheaper to hire your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 1% cheaper than airport locations in Dalaman.

Expect to pay £0.98 per litre in Dalaman (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £11.73 and £15.64. Economy (Fiat Panda or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Dalaman, while also 56% cheaper than other types, on average.

Hiring a car in Dalaman costs £27 per day, on average, or £107 if you want to hire it for 4 days.

It’s generally cheaper to hire your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 1% cheaper than airport locations in Dalaman.

Expect to pay £0.98 per litre in Dalaman (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £11.73 and £15.64. Economy (Fiat Panda or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Dalaman, while also 56% cheaper than other types, on average.