Turkish Airlines flies to Colombo

Turkish Airlines, another pioneer commercial aviation entered the Sri Lankan market.

Operating direct flights from Colombo to Istanbul for the very first time. One of the first airlines to introduce an in-flight chef, They are also currently ranked number two for best economy class catering.

Connecting over 271 destinations across 96 countries around the world, the introduction of the Colombo route benefits Europe’s increasing interest in Sri Lanka as a holiday destination.

Turkish Airlines plans to operate from Colombo on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, arriving at 1510 local time (LT) and departure; the same day at 2140 LT; arrival in Istanbul the next day at 0545 LT.

38.2 million travellers chose Turkish Airlines in 2012 as their preferred carrier due to itsĀ 4 StarĀ ranking and class options which includes the unique ‘Comfort Class’ that brings together the best of Economy and Business classes.

Initially flights will be operating as Istanbul/Male/Colombo/Male/Istanbul and from Istanbul the airline offers convenient flights to the US, Europe, Eastern Europe, Scandinavian countries and the CIS.

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