Trabzon travel guide

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You're Going to Love Trabzon

With a population of 244,083, Trabzon is the largest city in Trabzon Province, Turkey by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Trabzon

Trabzon in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Trabzon in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Trabzon in August, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 26 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 5 °C, with an average temperature of 7 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 100 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Trabzon, with an average rainfall of 30 mm.

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How to Get to Trabzon


When flying to Trabzon, you’ll arrive at Trabzon (TZX), which is located 5 km from the city centre.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Trabzon, including Bus, FlixBus and Metro Turizm. From Istanbul, the bus ride to Trabzon takes 1473 km and will cost you around €26. From Antalya, the ticket costs about €32 for a journey of 2100 km. The most popular bus station is Trabzon central bus station, located 2.1 km from the city centre of Trabzon. Trabzon Mumhane is also a commonly used station, and is 0.7 km from the city centre.

Airports near Trabzon

Airlines serving Trabzon

Turkish Airlines
Good (1,325 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (312 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (320 reviews)
Pegasus Airlines
Good (224 reviews)
Oman Air
Excellent (5 reviews)
Air Serbia
Good (36 reviews)
Okay (38 reviews)
Air Arabia
Excellent (7 reviews)
Good (39 reviews)
Salam Air
Good (5 reviews)
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Where to stay in Trabzon

From 5-star hotels such as the Zorlu Grand Hotel Trabzon to great affordable options like the Park Square Hotel, Trabzon offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around €72 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to €114 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Trabzon

Most booked hotels in Trabzon

Zorlu Grand Hotel Trabzon
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Trabzon
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
Andalouse Elegante Suite Hotel
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
Trabzon Star Pension
Good (7.3, Good reviews)
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Hiring a car in Trabzon

Expect to pay €1.04 per litre in Trabzon (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €12.38 and €16.51. The most frequently booked car type in Trabzon is Economy (Hyundai i20 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate car hire (Renault Fluence or similar) is, on average, 78% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Car hire agencies in Trabzon




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