HomeTravelTurkish Airlines has finally touched down in Australia

Turkish Airlines has finally touched down in Australia

Date:

Related stories

TGF Türkiye Golf Turu 8. Ayak, Antalya’da devam ediyor

Türkiye Golf Federasyonu'nun 2024 faaliyet takviminde yer alan TGF...

Knight Online’ın Türkiye sahibine KVKK’dan ceza

KVKK, internet ortamında faaliyet gösteren çevrim içi Knight Online...

Jose Mourinho dan geleceği hakkında flaş açıklama

Emanuel Roşu'ya açıklamalarda bulunan Mourinho, "Kariyerimdeki en büyük başarı,...

2024 MEB YKS online giriş sayfası!

Milli Eğitim Bakanlığı, 2024 YKS öncesinde Türkiye genelinde yapılacak...

A Milli Takım EURO 2024 Aday Kadrosu Belli Oldu

Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu, heyecanla beklenen EURO 2024 için A...
spot_imgspot_img

A new carrier enters the Australian market, making getting to Europe a whole lot more affordable.

It’s been a long time coming. Turkish Airlines has been trying to take off Down Under for years. Thanks to the recent relaxation of the federal government’s bilateral air services agreement with Türkiye, it’s happened. Turkish Airlines has launched its first-ever Australian route, touching down in Melbourne on Saturday, March 2.  

The airline will commence flying from Melbourne Airport to Istanbul via Singapore three times a week, with hopes to increase services once established in the market. Turkish Airlines is planning to fly directly between Istanbul and Melbourne upon the purchase of new, longer-range aircraft. 

Melbourne is home to the nation’s largest Turkish community which naturally makes it the first Australian destination the airline begins fly to and from. It will also provide Australians more options to connect to Europe as Istanbul is only a one-hour and 25-minute flight from Athens, Greece, and one-hour and 50-minute flight to Dubrovnik, Croatia.

You can now book flights from Melbourne to Istanbul from as little as $1,499 (Economy, return).

If you’re keen on exploring Türkiye and its stunning seaside spot, Bodrum, make like an influencer and follow Nadia Fairfax-Wayne’s guide, which you can read here.

For more information or to book, visit turkishairlines.com/en

Related story: AirlineRatings.com reveals 2024 world’s safest airline rankings

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Latest stories

spot_img