The Flag carrier airline of the country lying on two continents, Turkey, the Turkish Airlines was founded in 20 May 1933 functioning for 85 years now. The national carrier of Turkey flies to over 302 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas, making it the largest carrier in the world by number of destinations. With a fleet size of 329, it flies to 120 countries which is more than any other airline in the world.
Hand Baggage Allowances
8 kg (per piece)
Sports, Musical, Medical and other Equipment
Music instruments are transported in the aircraft hold and are required to deliver in a durable hard case.
Standard cabin baggage rules apply for the transportation of musical instruments in the cabin.
Small instruments of total dimensions of which do not exceed 118 cm(width+length+height) can be transported in cabin free of charge.
Sports equipment which exceeds 32 kg must be split across two pieces of baggage with each piece charged separately.
Flying with Pets
Turkish Airlines allows for travel together with your pet by paying the pet carriage fee applicable for your route.
You must receive approval for the pets you plan to travel with, either in the cabin or in the cargo hold, at least 6 hours before your departure time.
The only pets allowed to travel in the flight cabin are cats, dogs, goldfinches and canaries.
Pregnant animals or cats and dogs under 8 weeks old onto our flights.
Ensure you are carrying all documentation for your pet required by the country you are travelling to.
Fee for carrying pets to be checked on the travelling with pets section on the website.
Working hours: On weekdays: 10:00–19:00 Weekend: 10:30–19:30
Call centre: +27 0 11 578 80 00 / 8004 / 8005
Email: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: OR Tambo International Airport Terminal A 1st Floor Opposite Of Counter Number 100
Live 24/7 Twitter Support - @tk_helpdesk
Turkish Airlines flies to 302 destinations in 120 countries
Turkish airlines allow for online check-in at their website
Online check-in starts 24 hours before flights
Ends 90 minutes before take-off.
Arrive at the airport at least 1 hour before takeoff for domestic flights
2 hours before takeoff for international flights
Details regarding cancellation and refunding of the Turkish airlines' tickets are explained briefly at their website with the rules and regulation in the agency information section.
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