Holidaymakers can get around Marmaris via dolmus (midibus), taxis, taxi boats or vehicle/car/bicycle hire. Public transportation via dolmus is the most practical and popular one. In addition, bus tours for excursions are popular in Marmaris and especially the guided ones are the best choices as they enable the visitors to navigate the town and sights easily. Marmaris center and old town can easily be explored on foot.
Dolmus (midibus) is the most preferred and cheapest way to get around Marmaris. They depart from the central Marmaris, mostly in front of the Supermarket and they stop wherever you want to.
There are several dolmus lines for the holidaymakers to reach their accommodation facilities that include Marmaris-Icmeler, Marmaris-Siteler, Marmaris-Armutalan etc. Dolmus lines operate till 02.00 a.m. especially in the high summer season.
For travelling outside to other destinations of Turkish Riviera, travellers are able to find many busses to numerous Turkey cities and towns such as Bodrum, Antalya, Fethiye, Istanbul, Izmir etc. from the “Marmaris Otogar”, the bus terminal. The Bus Terminal of Marmaris telephone number for information on access to nearby cities, towns and villages is 0252 412 30 37
Hydrofoil boat trips to Bodrum (duration 70 minutes):
Bodrum-Camlik 08:00, 16:30 ; Camlik-Bodrum 09:30, 17:00
Catamaran trip to Rhodes Island (duration 50 minutes)
Marmaris-Rhodes: 09:00, 16:00 ; Rhodes-Marmaris: 08:00, 16:30.
(Those are the summer schedules. Please call the agencies for detailed information and bookings.)
Taxis in Marmaris are yellow and have taxi signs on the roof.