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Banks in Turkey, Credit Cards and Cash Machines

Banks in Turkey, Credit Cards and Cash Machines

Opening Hours

The banks in Turkey are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 12:00 and from 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Some of the private banks with large branches, such as Garanti Bank, are also open Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Queuing at Banks

When you enter the bank, you will need to get a ticket from the automated queuing system machine, and wait until your number appears on the screen.

Using Credit Cards in Turkey

Major credit cards are accepted in the majority of the hotels, shops, restaurants etc. The card machines use the chip and pin system.

ATM Cash Machines

You can use the ATM cash machines to cash out money, which is available even in small towns. Some of the banks that have cash machines include IsBank, Yapi Kredi Bank, AkBank, Koc Bank, HSBC and Oyak Bank. If you use your credit card to cash out money, your local bank will charge you 2.75% commission plus transaction fee. 

Turkey Photos

Turkish Desserts

Unesco World Heritage Sites in Turkey

Hamam or Turkish Baths

Yachting in Turkey and Gulet Boats

Top 10 Museums of Turkey

Old Turkish Lira Bank Notes

Turkey Property For Sale

BODRUM

£75,261
2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Top

MARMARIS

£149,000
5 Bedroom Luxury Villa in

CESME

£133,797
Private pool villa for sale

FETHIYE

£170,000
Off Plan Villa in Sarigerme

Turkish Food Recipes

Turkish Shortbread - Cakes & Cookies

Tea Time Pastry

Semolina Halva or Irmik Helvasi - Other Desserts

Dessert

Turkish Style Pizza with Minced Beef or Lamb - Red Meat Courses

Main Course

Sultan's Pleasure - Red Meat Courses

Main Course

Tahini Helva Casserole - Other Desserts

Dessert

Borek with Spinach - Pastries

Tea Time Pastry

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