The distance from Antalya to Side can be covered by two forms of transport: bus or taxi (private transfer). The Antalya to Side bus will get you to the destination in 1 hour 40 minutes, the ticket price is from EUR 8 (including all changes on the route). The transfer will take you there in 1 hour 30 minutes, and you will have to pay for this a minimum of EUR 47. The Antalya to Side distance is 66 km.
If you are planning to take public transport, note that you will have to make some changes. You should add the trip from the airport to Antalya bus station to the bus travel time, and then – covering the distance from Manavgat to Side by shared taxi dolmus, as well. Besides, public transport is not available at night, so at this time of day you can get to the city only by taxi (transfers). However this travel option is rather cheap, but in comparison to taxi it is cost-efficient only in case you are travelling alone or in a small group of two. As for the currency, you should take either Turkish lira or Euros when travelling to Side.
Side – the special beauty of Turkey
Side is a popular resort in the southern part of Turkey. This city is an open-air museum where all tourists can enjoy different sculptures and architectural monuments – for instance, the statue of the Roman emperor Vespasian. Besides swimming and sunbathing, you can also experience mountain river rafting or jeep safari, or just walk around the city and its surroundings. Thus, you should definitely visit Side Amphitheatre, Museum and Green Canyon, and take an excursion to Pamukkale and Hierapolis.