To get to Cappadocia from India, you’ll need to fly into Istanbul (Istanbul Airport (IST) or Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW). Air India and Turkish Airlines provide direct flights from Mumbai and New Delhi. Flights from other major airports connect to Istanbul as well. From Istanbul, you should fly to either Kayseri or Nevsehir Airports to get to Cappadocia.

Kayseri Erkilet Airport (ASR): The major airport in Cappadocia is Kayseri Erkilet Airport, which serves the region. It is the center of transportation for the Cappadocia area with its new, contemporary terminal. Goreme is 75 kilometers from Kayseri Erkilet Airport, and driving between Kayseri and Goreme takes around one hour and 15 minutes.

Nevsehir Airport (NAV): Nevsehir Airport is located 30 kilometers (19 miles) northwest of Nevsehir City. Daily flights connect Nevsehir with Istanbul via Turkish Airlines, while some chartered flights use the airport in Nevsehir. It takes about 45 minutes to arrive to Goreme from the airport. Even though it is closer to Goreme, there are less flights into this airport.

Airline Companies Flying into Cappadocia: Several flights depart daily on Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and Anadolu Jet to and from Istanbul. Sun Express Airlines offer direct flights to Izmir (Ephesus Region) on some certain dates. Pegasus Airlines operates a small number of weekly flights from Antalya during the summer season.