Turkish Airlines launches its first ever direct flights from Manchester to Antalya & Dalaman
SAM | 25th January 2022
Turkish Airlines: This new non-stop routes to Antalya and Dalaman provide regional variety to the national flag carrier’s ever-expanding network.
The airline will operate direct daily flights from Manchester to Antalya starting from 1st April in addition to Dalaman on 2nd April 2022.
Resting on Turkey’s famous Turquoise Coast, Antalya and Dalaman are outstanding resorts that mixes Mediterranean fishing villages with natural wonders.
Known as the ‘gateway to the Turkish Riviera’, Antalya is characterised by its sandy sweeps of shore that are embraced by a coastline touched by jade waters.
In addition it also boasts some of the best golfing attractions with Europe’s first full lighted golf course.
Turkish Airlines has a long history of supporting golf in the region, consequently one of the offerings to passengers is the chance to fly one full set of golf clubs, free of charge on all flights.
The airline will use narrow-body Boeing 737-800 aircrafts on both routes with a two class configuration including a dedicated business class interior in addition to economy.
Turkish Airlines 737-800 Business Class
Once on board, passengers will be treated with award winning inflight catering and a vast selection of the best in entertaining films, music, games, and other new media contents.
Osman Battal, Turkish Airlines’ Director in Manchester, said: “With this new route, we are able to response to our passengers demand. They can reach easily and nonstop to unique holiday destinations of Turkey.
“Whether holiday makers or golfing enthusiasts, we are keen to provide all our passengers to have unforgettable times with Turkish Airlines.”
Turkish Airlines 737-800 aircraft
Karen Smart, Managing Director at Manchester Airport, said: “It’s great to see Turkish Airlines announce new direct routes from Manchester Airport to two of our most popular holiday destinations in Turkey.
Turkish Airlines services five UK airports including London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Edinburgh, Birmingham and Manchester.