Milas – Bodrum Airport (BJV) is an international and domestic airport ideally situated just 36km northeast of Bodrum and 16 km south of Milas. Its superb location is perfect for tourists visiting the area and is the hub for holiday makers visiting the Aegean coast of Turkey. It handles a large volume of passengers with some 3.2 million passing through the airport gates with 0.9 million of those domestic passengers. There are 92 check - in desks and 8 baggage conveyors, this is not a small airport.
Visitors going to Akbuk, Bodrum, Didim, Kusadasi and Söke will use this airport to get to their destination. Some visitors to the Muğla region can also pass through here. From Bodrum Airport to Akbuk is from 50 minutes, Bodrum 30 minutes, Didim 1 hour, and Kusadasi 1 hour 45 minutes and from Söke 1 hour 20 minutes.
Almost every international airport flies in to Bodrum as Bodrum is also well known internationally as a lot of foreigners own holiday homes in this lovely location. From the UK and Europe it’s a mere 4 hour flight to Bodrum Airport making it a wonderful holiday medium haul destination.
Bodrum was once famous for sponge diving; now Bodrum serves as a major tourist destination for visitors who look for the wonderful combination of charm, nature, 5000 years of rich history, blue flag awarded beaches and not to mention the 300 days of sunshine each year.
Bodrum is on many buyers wish list as the ideal location for a summer home. The peninsula has numerous bays with different amenities. You can enjoy Bitez and windsurf in Ortakent, stroll around the new marina in Yalikavak, or dance the night away in the clubs in Göltürkbükü. Gundogan is perfect for nature lovers of flora and fauna. Try Bodrum for yourself.