Turkish Airlines Flight Status
About Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines, the national flag carrier of Turkey, started its operations in 1933. The airline became the fourth largest carrier in the world in terms of destinations, in 2014. It runs three important businesses – cargo traffic, passenger traffic, and airline maintenance services. It has its primary hub at Istanbul Ataturk Airport. In the second quarter of 2017, the airline carried a total of 30, 300, 000 passengers to 296 destinations in 119 countries, more than any other airline. Over the years, it has received many awards and recognitions, including the title for “Europe’s Best Airline” for the second consecutive time in 2012.
Why should you choose Turkish Airlines?
Through its frequent flier program Miles&Smiles, Turkish Airlines provides attractive offers to its passengers. Turkish Airlines pampers its patrons with sumptuous in-flight meals. Apart from delicious traditional Turkish meals, there are also cuisines from countries like China, France, Italy, and India. In Business class, freshly brewed teas and herbal teas are also served, along with juices of unlimited variety. The airlines have tied up with Universal Music Group to create their own inflight platform, My Music Planet. There is also special inflight entertainment for children with a selection of Disney movies. In-flight shopping options are also available in Turkish Airlines.
If you fly business class, you can enjoy comfortable seating arrangements with facilities like in-chair massage, power supply, reading lamp, and the facility to screen off your own private section.
How do you check flight status for Turkish Airlines?
• To check the status of any Turkish Airlines flight, log on to the official website of Turkish Airlines https://p.turkishairlines.com/
Navigate to the bottom of the page, and under the heading Plan&Book, choose ‘flight status’. The flight status page opens and a drop box is displayed with ‘Arrival’, ‘Departure’, ‘Flight no.’, and ‘Route’ as options. There is an empty box next to it.
• Enter the required information in the empty box.
• Choose the date from the date drop box.
• Click on the ‘submit’ arrow.
• The flight status is displayed.
What should you do in case of flight cancellation?
In case the flight is canceled due to bad weather or any other reason, Turkish Airlines offers alternative means of transportation to reach your destination. If other flights are not available to your destination, the airline will provide you their road transport service. If you choose not to take an alternative flight or travel by road, Turkish Airlines will offer a full refund of your ticket.
Key routes of Turkish Airlines
Istanbul to Paris, Istanbul to Rome, and Istanbul to London are some of the key routes of Turkish Airlines.
What are the benefits of booking with Turkish Airlines?
Turkish Airlines provides plenty of benefits for its travelers:
• Child-friendly amenities – There are special services for infants, such as dedicated check-in counters and discounted tickets for infants between the age of 8 days and 2 years. The strollers for the infants can be brought till the plane entrance, and then the stroller can be handed over to the staff for safekeeping. Special baby food is available on the plane.
• Special assistance for passengers – Free service is provided to passengers who need stretcher or wheelchair, and these are transported free of cost at the airport and to the aircraft. Passengers with disabilities are allowed to bring assistance dogs onboard, provided they inform the airline staff 48 hours prior to the flight.
• Lounges for relaxation – Certain airports have Turkish Airlines lounge services, where you can relax with amenities such as video games, snooker tables, cinema, and play areas for children.
Q. What are the places to explore in London if I’m travelling with kids (aged 8 and 10 years)?
A. Discover all the fun activities with toddlers to teens to enjoy in London. Your kids are sure to love a trip to the Warner Bros Studio for the Star War experience, Sea Life, Harry Potter Tour, in addition to Play Fountains, Museums, Puppet Theatres, Zoos or ride on cruise boats on the Thames. You could also visit Harrods, the toy section, as they have an expansive collection of all kinds of toys.
Q. Why are Rome and Venice popular holiday destinations?
A. Embark on a romantic journey to visit historical Rome and take the gondola ride on the enchanting canals of Venice. You can’t miss the authentic pasta and gelato of course! Vatican museum or Colosseum of Rome and Palazzo Ducale or Ghetto of Venice will remain in every traveller's memory forever.
Q. Is Switzerland the ‘honeymoon capital of the world?’
A. Switzerland can be called a paradise on earth for its ethereal natural beauty, lovely weather, exotic cuisines, wildlife and bird sanctuaries that make it a favourite honeymoon destination. You can go skiing in the Alps, hiking in the Swiss National Park or simply gaze at the flower-bed and lake from Chateau-de Chillon with your loved one. You can check for honeymoon packages here.
Q. Can Dubai be called ‘shoppers paradise’?
A. Dubai is the ultimate shopping destination for its travellers with huge annual shopping festivals. One can pick the best spices, textile, perfume or souvenirs from traditional Souqs(markets) or fashionable items from malls like Jumeira, Battuta, and Bur Juman. Dubai is a place where both Oriental and modern goods are sold.
Q. Would you recommend travel to Athens for a vacation?
A. Athens was a cradle of ancient western civilisation. Acropolis, Parthenon, First Cemetry, Anafiotika are some of the finest ancient landmark places to visit. It has a vibrant culture that celebrates Greek mythological gods as well as the modern Rockwave festival. It is famous for its Greco-Roman art, philosophy and as an industrial centre. One can relish traditional Greek cuisines like Souvlaki and Mousaka while in Athens.
Q. Can you suggest some budget and 5-star hotels in Boston?
A. Ramada Hotel, Club Quarters are the budget hotels and The Four Seasons hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Ritz Carlton are all 5star hotels. These some of the best in Boston.
Q. Are holiday packages available for a trip to Srilanka?
A. Tour providers like Yatra offer travel packages to Srilanka at best rates. It includes flight booking, hotel reservations, local sightseeing, meals and shopping to explore beautiful Srilanka. Srilanka offers a diverse landscape of highlands, green tropical forest and sandy beaches. It has wildlife sanctuaries, heritage cities like Kandy, Anuradhapura, Sigiriya, Digamadulla that have religious significance. For more info on holiday packages to Srilanka, click here.
Q. Can you tell me about the nightlife in Bangkok?
A. Bangkok has a fantastic nightlife experience to offer all travellers. You can go shopping for exotic food or souvenirs at the night markets. There are numerous places like Sing Sing Theater, Vertigo and Moon Bar, Ce La Vi that have bars, discos, jazz lounge along with live musical shows. Ladyboy shows, cruise on Chao Praya river, Siam Niramut cultural shows and dinner are unique features of a holiday in Bangkok. View some Bangkok holiday packages here.
Q. What is the best season to visit Netherlands?
A. The peak tourist season is in April-May when the tulips are in full bloom. During spring you will enjoy visiting the impressive castles, Museum Quarter, National Monument. You can partake in activities such as biking at the park or go cruising through city canals. During Sept-November The Amsterdam Fringe and Light festivals are celebrated.
Q. What are the rules regarding the allowance of perfumes and deodorants in my carry on bag?
A. Perfumes and deodorants are permissible if they are below 50ml.
Q. How can I check excess baggage costs?
A. Excess baggage costs for international flights can be checked on the excess
baggage page on the Turkish Airlines website.
Q. Do websites like Yatra provide information on Turkish airlines flight status?
A. Flight status update of Turkish Airline is available on Yatra.com website. Log onto the ‘Real-Time Flight Tracker’ on Yatra.
Q. Can Turkish Airlines be called a budget airline?
A. As Turkish Airlines is the national flight carrier of Turkey, it cannot be called a budget airline. It is the 7th largest European carrier and 9th largest flight operations regarding destinations. On specific dates or class of travel, you may get discounted rates on tickets.
Q. What is the duration of the shortest flight from Mumbai to Istanbul on Turkish Airlines?
A. A Turkish Airline flight takes 6 Hours 45 Min nonstop, to reach Istanbul from Mumbai.
Q. List the most popular routes of Turkish airlines flights. Does it
have service in the domestic sector?
A. Mumbai to London, Mumbai to Istanbul, Mumbai to Amsterdam, Mumbai to San Francisco, Mumbai to Boston, Delhi to Istanbul are some of the popular international routes. Turkish airline does not cater to domestic airline routes
Q. Does Turkish airline cater to all range of passengers?
A. Turkish Airline caters to both economy and business class passengers.
Q. Do Turkish Airlines send out SMS or email to its passengers regarding the delay of their flights?
A. No, Turkish airline doesn’t send out an SMS alert or email to its passengers. Information on flight status has to be checked on its official website.
Q. Can the airline be called to confirm if Turkish airlines flight status shows delayed?
A. In case the flight status shows
delayed you can dial the helpline at 00 90 850 333 0849, which provides 24/7 service to its customers.
Q. If Turkish airlines flight status shows cancelled then what can be done?
A. In case Turkish Airlines cancels a flight, then they will offer an alternative means of transport to reach your destination. In case other flights are not available, the airline will arrange road transport service. It will refund the amount to its passenger holding the reservation under certain conditions.
Q. Can economy class passengers check for Turkish airlines flight status update?
A. Economy class passengers along with business class have the facility to check for Turkish airlines flight status update.
Q. How can one check the Turkish airlines flight status online?
A. The latest update for Turkish airline flight status can be tracked on turkishairlines.com by
entering your flight PNR number.
Q. Does Turkish Airlines send out email and SMS about flight status?
A. Turkish Airlines does not send out email and SMS about flight status. Flight status of Turkish Airlines must be checked online. For detailed information, you can visit the flight status page (https://p.turkishairlines.com/en-in/flights/flight-status/index.html) and enter your flight number to know the status of your flight.
Q. When will I receive flight status alert messages, and how many?
A. You must keep yourself updated about flight status online, from the official website of Turkish Airlines (https://p.turkishairlines.com/en-in/flights/flight-status/index.html).
Q. What information will Turkish Airlines flight status alert contain?
A. The information available online will contain details on delay in your flight, cancellation of your flight, lost baggage tracking, etc.
Q. What happens if I don't receive an email or SMS text alert on my flight status?
A. In case you do not receive an email or an SMS alert on your flight status, you can get in touch with Turkish Airlines through one of the following ways:
• Visit the official website (https://p.turkishairlines.com/en-in/flights/flight-status/index.html).
• Fill out their feedback form online.
• For lost, delayed, or damaged baggage, visit their lost baggage tracking page.
• Call their helpline at 00 90 850 333 0849, which provides 24/7 service.
• Get in touch with them through social media on their Facebook page or on Twitter.