in Kars, Turkey

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.598 and 43.085 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 35' 53" and E 43° 5' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Lira - TRY
Spoken languages:
Turkish, Kurdish, Azerbaijani, Avaric
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:30 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Istanbul
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:07 am and 5:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Turkey in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Turkey.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Turkey. Last Update: 2023-10-03 07:26:43

Discover Kars

Kars in Kars with it's 77,486 citizens is a city in Turkey about 541 mi (or 871 km) east of Ankara, the country's capital city.

Local time in Kars is now 10:30 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Istanbul with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Kars, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Turkey is Kars Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots in Armenia at a distance of 71 mi (or 113 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Susuz, Selim, Arpacay, Kotek and Digor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 10°C / 50 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 5th of October 2023

12°C (53 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 6th of October 2023

14°C (58 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 7th of October 2023

15°C (59 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ekinata Grand Toprak Hotel

1,0 mi
Inönü Mahallesi Hançerli Mevkii No 62
36500 Kars

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

The Gala Palaca Suite

0,8 mi
Kazim Pasa Cad. no 276
36000 Kars

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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Published: June 04, 2012
Length: 44:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Published: March 11, 2012
Length: 48:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Sercan Çiçek

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Length: 00:30 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: WT Morpe

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Length: 21:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Length: 42:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Length: 57:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Isik Tansal

2013 Şubatında Patikatrek-İzfak fotoğraf kulübüyle yaptığımız gezide Kars'da öğretmen evinde kaldık. Boğa Tepe eğitim seviyesi yüksek bir köy. Osmanlı devletinin son zamanların...

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Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 34:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: WT Morpe

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Vine Kars Gözlük pazarlama türleri

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 35:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WT Morpe

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Vine Kars Beyin nakli sonrasında hasta ve doktor arasında geçen muhabbet

Published: September 17, 2014
Length: 42:02 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: WT Morpe

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Published: July 12, 2012
Length: 21:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Murat Bakırhan

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Kars Airport

Kars Airport is a public airport in Kars, Turkey. The airport, opened in 1988, is located 6 km from Kars. In 2006, Kars Airport served 2,352 aircraft and 270,052 passengers. The passenger terminal open to the public covers an area of 1,695 m and has a parking lot for 100 cars. The airport was closed in the spring and summer months of 2007 for renovation works. The re-opening took place on October 22, 2007.

Located at 40.5622, 43.115 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Turkey, Buildings and structures in Kars Province, 1988 establishments in Turkey

Kafkas University

Kafkas University is a public higher educational institution established on July 11, 1992 in Kars, Eastern Anatolia in Turkey. It has six faculties, three institutes, three colleges, four vocational colleges and several research and application centers The university campus is situated 3.5 km southwest of Kars. Kafkas is Turkish for Caucasus.

Located at 40.5845, 43.0716 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Turkey, Education in Kars, State universities and colleges in Turkey, Educational institutions established in 1992

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cars, Qars, Vanand, Kapc, Kars, Ҟарс, قارص, كارس, Горад Карс, Карс, قەرس, Qers, Καρς, קארס, Կարս, KSY, カルス, ყარსი, 카르스, Къарс, Karsas, Karsa, Хъарс, ਕਾਰਸ, کارس, การ์ส, 卡爾斯