Turkish Airlines boost their presence in Bordeaux

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Turkish Airlines are increasing the number of flights between Bordeaux and Istanbul.


Turkish Airlines fly to a larger number of countries than any other airline company in the world, taking travellers to more than 306 destinations in 124 countries on 5 continents. Via their hub in Istanbul, Turkish Airlines fly to popular destinations in Asia, such as Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Bali, to islands in the Indian Ocean, like Mauritius, the Seychelles or the Maldives, and also to Africa.

From 31 March to 24 June, 5 weekly flights will be operated from Bordeaux to Istanbul. From June 25 to September 27, daily flights will be operated between the two airports.
Summer flight days between Bordeaux (BOD) and Istanbul (IST):

  • From31 march to 24 june 2019 : Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
  • From 25 june to 27 september 2019 : Daily
  • From 28 september to 27 october 2019 : Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

For winter, from 28 October 2019 to 25 March 2020, Turkish Airlines will be operating 4 flights weekly between Bordeaux and Istanbul.
Winter flight days between Bordeaux (BOD) and Istanbul (IST):

  • From 28 october to 25 march 2020 : Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

A hotel room, dinner and transfers from the airport are provided by Turkish Airlines free of charge for transit passengers with long stop-overs, enabling them to visit Istanbul’s cultural landmarks by bus with a tour guide.

Istanbul’s new airport will be totally operational in early April. This major international hub will be home to Turkish Airlines and will place Istanbul at the centre of world of aviation and travel. Thanks to its strategic location at the crossroads between East and West, this new airport represents enormous potential for the Turkish airline company and the world’s aeronautics industry. As a result, once the whole transfer operation is over, it will welcome 200 million passengers per year.

About Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines, founded in 1933 with a fleet of just 5 aircraft, is a member of the Star Alliance network and now has a  fleet of 332 (passenger and freight) aircraft flying to 306 destinations in the world (257 international and 49 domestic routes) in 124 countries. Find out more at: www.turkishairlines.com or on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Linkedin, and Instagram.

About Star Alliance
Star Alliance was set up in 1997 as the first truly global airline alliance, offering travellers destinations all over the world and a more pleasurable travel experience. Its market success has been marked by several awards, most notably the Best Global Airline Alliance by Business Traveller Magazine and by the Skytrax organisation. The network’s member airlines are: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, Avianca Brasil, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, TAP Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines and United Airlines. The Star Alliance network currently offers 18,800 connections worldwide.