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Turkish Airlines Information

As of 2014, this airline carried approximately 54 million passengers during the course of the year. This is a popular airline amongst travellers, and has won several awards, including top European Airline in 2015. As of 2016, the Turkish Airline fleet comprise of about 290 passenger planes, including Airbus, Boeing, and Embraer models.

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Turkish Airlines make it easy for passengers to check-in with various options available, including:

  • Online website facility
  • Mobile phone check-in
  • At the airport

It is possible to be allocated a preferred seat through the seat selection option during online check in. For those travelling with family, be sure to make a seat request at the time of reservation. For international Turkish Airlines flights, passengers are expected to arrive at the airport at least 2 hours before departure. For domestic Turkish Airlines flights, be sure to arrive at least 1 hour beforehand. Passengers should be in possession of their boarding pass about 60 minutes before the scheduled time of departure.

Some flight routes offer the digital Planet on-board entertainment system, which features a variety of films including children’s options, documentaries, cartoons, music of all types of genres, and a game channel. It is also possible to send SMS messages and emails through the Planet system. With the exception of domestic flights, meals meeting the dietary requirements of passengers are provided – this includes vegan raw food options.

Turkish Airlines is a child-friendly airline company, and infant meals are available for those travelling with a baby. However, a request for this service must be made at least 24 hours before take-off.

Baggage allowances vary according to the flight class and route travelled. In general, a flight ticket allows for one piece of hold luggage and one piece of cabin luggage. Additional items categorised as personal belongings, such as a purse, camera, or umbrella, may also be carried on. Guide dogs accompanying a visually impaired passenger may travel in the cabin free of charge.

Turkish Airlines Fleet: 170 aircraft + 13 On Order

Turkish Airlines Fleet Details:

Aircraft Type Aircraft Aircraft Number
Airbus A310 Airbus A310-300 3
Airbus A319 Airbus A319-100 11
Airbus A320 Airbus A320-200 25
Airbus A321 Airbus A321-200 30
Airbus A330 Airbus A330-200 9
Airbus A330-300 10
Airbus A340 Airbus A340-300 8
Boeing 737 Boeing 737-400 3
Boeing 737-700 4
Boeing 737-800 52
Boeing 737-900 3
Boeing 777 Boeing 777-300 12

Turkish Airlines in-flight services and entertainment:

Turkish Airlines baggage (allowance, excess fees):

Hub: Turkish Airlines operates mainly from Istanbul airport (IST).

Istanbul - Ataturk (IST / LTBA)

Full Name: Türk Hava Yollari A.O.

Founded on: 20-05-1933

Fleet Age (years): 6.3

Turkish Airlines - Alliances and frequent flyer program: Turkish Airlines joined Star Alliance alliance. Turkish Airlines Frequent Flyer program is Miles&Smiles.

Main Routes



Trip dates

Flight London - Istanbul £78 11 May
Flight Manchester - Istanbul £151 23 February
Flight Birmingham - Istanbul £151 28 June to 13 July
Flight Edinburgh - Istanbul £150 19 March to 02 April

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Airport codes


Trip dates

Flight Edinburgh Arbil EDI - EBL £521 18 March to 18 April
Flight London Konya LHR - KYA £216 25 May to 01 June
Flight Manchester Basra MAN - BSR £393 22 February
Flight London Kayseri LHR - ASR £216 25 May to 01 June
Flight Birmingham Shiraz BHX - SYZ £417 06 March to 11 April
Flight Birmingham Addis Ababa BHX - ADD £480 14 July to 13 August
Flight Birmingham Shiraz BHX - SYZ £455 07 March to 12 April
Flight Mumbai London BOM - LON £436 09 March to 08 April
Flight London Pogdorica LON - TGD £176 03 to 07 March
Flight London Muscat LON - MCT £248 25 February to 06 March
Flight Manchester Alexandria MAN - ALY £369 26 June to 25 August
Flight Karachi Manchester KHI - MAN £428 28 April to 05 May
Flight Manchester Alexandria MAN - ALY £467 28 July to 10 September
Flight Sofia London SOF - LON £93 23 February
Flight Thessaloniki London SKG - LGW £116 28 February

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Turkish Airlines (TK/THY)

Turkish Airlines headquarters is located in the General Management Building at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul. This airline operates flights to Turkey and over 280 other destinations, in about 110 countries around the world.