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Getting from the airports to Taksim Square
Most venues of the Mahalla festival, the Büyük Londra Hotel and the Peak Hotel are walking distance from Taksim Square, the city centre. You can reach Taksim from the Atatürk Airport by metro or on the Havabus shuttles. To reach the city centre from Sabiha Gökçen Airport, which is on the Asian side of the city, use the Havabus shuttles.
Recommended route: Atatürk Airport –M1A–Yenikapı –M2–Taksim
Click here for the timetable.
Taxis are available from the taxi station outside the airport arrival gates. Taxis can be requested by calling Pera Taksi on the number above to get to the airports from the city centre.