Turkish Airlines, the country’s flag carrier, plans to increase the frequency of flights to Istanbul from Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah, boosting connectivity in response to growing customer demand.
Currently, Turkish Airlines offers three daily flights from Dubai to Istanbul Airport, which will increase to four daily flights from October 2022, as well as three weekly flights to Sabiha Gokcen Airport operated by Anadolujet. Flight TK765 will depart Dubai (DXB) at 4:00 p.m. and flight TK764 will depart Istanbul at 8:15 a.m.
Abu Dhabi Airline’s daily flights to Istanbul Airport will increase to 10 weekly flights from October 2022. Flight TK867 will depart Abu Dhabi at 07:55 on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flight TK866 will take off from Istanbul at 01:20 on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
The flag carrier will also restart flights from Sharjah on October 3, 2022 with three weekly flights. Currently, Anadolujet flies to Sharjah from Sabiha Gokcen Airport with four weekly flights. Flight TK755 will depart Sharjah Airport at 07:40 to Istanbul Airport on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays while Flight TK754 will depart from Istanbul Airport to Sharjah at 01:15 on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
With these additional frequencies, the total number of flights from the United Arab Emirates increases to 48 weekly flights, allowing greater access and a smoother travel experience for passengers.
Turkish Airlines’ Istanbul hub connects travelers to 340 destinations worldwide (287 international and 53 domestic). – TradeArabia Press Service