What are the best airlines for domestic travel in Turkey?
The airlines below are airlines which operate domestic flights within Turkey:
Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey. As well as flying internationally, the airline operates an extensive domestic network, flying between cultural and business hubs and all major cities.
Online: Online check-in opens 24 hours before scheduled departure and closes 90 minutes before scheduled departure.
Airport: Airport check-in closes 45 minutes before scheduled departure for domestic flights.
AnadoluJet is a domestic Turkish airline based at Ankara International Airport, the airport serving Accra, the capital city of Turkey. The airline connects Accra with cities all over the country, including İstanbul, Antalya, Ankara, Batman, Batumi, Bingol, Bursa, Gaziantep, Elazig, Erzurum, Izmir, Kars, Kayseri, Kocaeli and many more.
Online: Online check-in opens 24 hours before flight departure and closes one hour before.
Airport: Check-in must be completed at least 45 minutes before your Anadolu flight departure time.
Onur Air is a low-cost airline based at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, near the city of Istanbul. The airline operates affordable flights between cities in Turkey, including Antalya, Dalaman, Malatya, Trabzon, Samun, and Elazig.
Online: Online check-in opens 24 hours before scheduled departure, and closes 180 minutes before the flight departs.
Airport: Airport check-in closes 90 minutes before scheduled flight departure for domestic flights.
Pegasus Airlines is a low-cost airline headquartered in Istanbul, at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW). The airline also operates an extensive flight network within the country. Focus cities are Adana Airport (ADA), Antalya Airport (AYT), Ercan Airport (ECN), Ankara Esenboğa Airport (ESB) and Amasya Merzifon Airport (MZH).
Online:Online and mobile check-in opens 72 hours before departure time and closes 60 minutes before departure.
Airport: Passengers should arrive 2 hours before scheduled departure time. Airport check-in desk will close 45 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights.
SunExpress . The airline operates mostly domestic scheduled services, as well as also flying internationally.
Online: For domestic flights, SunExpress online check-in will open between 24 hours–45 minutes prior to departure.
Airport: SunExpress recommends passengers to check-in at the airport at least two hours before departure.