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Iran Air is the national carrier of Iran and has been the pride of the nation since it was first established in 1946. Now 100% owned by the Iranian Government, the airline was and remains the main Iranian owned international carrier bring passengers into Tehran's modern Imam Khomeini International Airport.
The airline, which is based in the capital city, Tehran has operating bases at both of Tehran's busy airports. Iran Air's International flights depart from the newer of the two airports, the Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport whilst domestic services use the older Mehrabad Airport. which is also the home of the Headquarters building of IranAir.
Unfortunately, Alternative Airlines is not able to ticket Iran Air. Please see below for airlines that fly similar routes.
Alternative Airlines to Iran Air
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Iran Air's current fleet includes Airbus A300B2-200, Airbus A300B4-200, Airbus A310-300, Airbus A310-300, Airbus A320-200, Airbus A321-200, Airbus A330-200, ATR 72-600 and Fokker 100 aircraft.
Iran Air leases a number of its aircraft from the Ukranian charter airline, Bukovyna Airlines.
|Abadan||Abadan International Airport||ABD|
|Ahwaz||Ahvaz International Airport||AWZ|
|Bandar Abbas||Bandar Abbas International Airport||BND|
|Bandar Lengeh||Bandar Lengeh Airport||BDH|
|Birjand||Birjand International Airport||XBJ|
|Chabahar||Chabahar Konarak Airport||ZBR|
|Hamadan||Hamadan International Airport||HDM|
|Isfahan||Isfahan International Airport||IFN|
|Kerman||Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani Airport||KER|
|Kish||Kish International Airport||KIH|
|Lar||Larestan International Airport||LRR|
|Mashhad||Mashhad International Airport||MHD|
|Qeshm||Qeshm International Airport||GSM|
|Ramsar||Ramsar International Airport||RZR|
|Sari||Dasht-e Naz Airport||SRY|
|Shiraz||Shiraz International Airport||SYZ|
|Tabriz||Tabriz International Airport||TBZ|
|Tehran||Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport||IKA|
|Yazd||Shahid Sadooghi Airport||AZD|
|Austria||Vienna||Vienna International Airport||VIE|
|Azerbaijan||Baku||Heydar Aliyev International Airport||GYD|
|France||Paris||Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport||CDG|
|Georgia||Tbilisi||Tbilisi International Airport||TBS|
|Germany||Cologne Bonn||Cologne Bonn Airport||CGN|
|Frankfurt||Frankfurt am Main International Airport||FRA|
|India||Mumbai||Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport||BOM|
|Iraq||Baghdad||Baghdad International Airport||BGW|
|Najaf||Al Najaf International Airport||NJF|
|Italy||Milan||Milan Malpensa Airport||MXP|
|Rome||Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport||FCO|
|Kuwait||Kuwait City||Kuwait International Airport||KWI|
|Lebanon||Beirut||Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport||BEY|
|Netherlands||Amsterdam||Amsterdam Airport Schiphol||AMS|
|Pakistan||Karachi||Jinnah International Airport||KHI|
|Qatar||Doha||Hamad International Airport||DOH|
|Russia||Moscow||Sheremetyevo International Airport||SVO|
|Saudi Arabia||Jeddah||King Abdulaziz International Airport||JED|
|Medina||Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport||MED|
|Sweden||Gothenburg||Göteborg Landvetter Airport||GOT|
|Stockholm||Stockholm Arlanda Airport||ARN|
|Turkey||Ankara||Esenboğa International Airport||ESB|
|Denizli||Denizli Çardak Airport||DNZ|
|Isparta||Süleyman Demirel Airport||ISE|
|Izmir||Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport||ADB|
|UAE||Dubai||Dubai International Airport||DXB|
|United Kingdom||London||London Heathrow International Airport||LHR|
Customers are permitted one piece of carry-on baggage with a maximum weight of 5kg and not exceeding 50cm x 30cm x 20cm dimensions.
The Iran Air checked baggage allowance is 30kg for adults in Economy Class and 40kg for adults in Homa Class.
Online check-in isn't available on Iran Air flights.
Passengers must check-in at the airport of departure for their flight. Iran Air recommends that passengers arrive three hours prior to the departure time on international flights and 90 minutes before the flight departure time on domestic flights.
The Economy Class cabin offers a great-value service. Food and drink is served but depends on the flight route.
On short-haul flights, Economy class seats are set out in a 3 x 3 or 2 x 2 formation. On average, seat pitch is 31" and the seat width is 18". On select flights, seats have a built-in seatback screen, which can be used for in-flight entertainment, subject to availability.
On long-haul flights, seats are usually set out in a 2 x 4 x 2 or 3 x 4 x 3 formation.
Business Class is Iran Air's most premium cabin class, with a dedicated Business Class service. Passengers are treated to complimentary food and drink on all Business Class flights. Each seat has
On short-haul flights, Business Class seats are set out in a 2 x 2 configuration. Each seat has a built-in touch screen monitor with a USB power port. Seat pitch is 38" and seat width is 21".
On long-haul flights, Business Class seats are set out in a 1 x 2 x 1 or 2 x 2 x 2 ;formation. Depending on the aircraft flown on, seats may have touch control, an in-flight entertainment system and international power and USB sockets
In-flight entertainment is available on select flights and includes a range of movies, television shows and music.
There's no WIFI network on Iran Air flights.
Hot food, snacks and drinks are offered to passengers on all flights over one hour.
SkyGift is Iran Air's frequent flyer program that rewards passengers that regularly fly on Iran Air. The airline allows passengers to collect points every time they fly on the airline and use those points to gain advantages such as booking flights on Iran Air and its interline airline partners, airport lounge access, free baggage, priority baggage and seat confirmation.
Iran Air isn't a member of an airline alliance at this time.
One of Iran Air's airport hubs is Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran. It is located 30km away from the city and serves around 8 million passengers per year. Some of the airlines that operate out of the airport include Alitalia, China Southern Airlines, Wings of Lebanon, Mahan Air and Turkish Airlines.
Photo credit: Imam Khomeini Airport City
Flying to Iran? Find your Iran Air flights in English with Alternative Airlines. We offer our customers a safe and secure booking service in English when booking their Iran Air flight. We also have an excellent English speaking customer service team to help you with anything you need to know about your Iran Air booking.
Iran Airtour is an Iranian airline, established in 1973 by Iran Air. The airline operates scheduled domestic services across Iran, as well as an international passenger service to Turkey.
Iran Airtour's has hubs at Mehrabad International Airport and Mashhad International Airport. The airline currently has 8 aircraft in service.
Enjoy comfortable padded seats, with comfortable seat-pitch and legroom. Snacks served even on short-haul flights.
Even on short-haul flights, enjoy on-board catering offers a wide range of choice, with meals consisting of appetisers, sides, mains and desserts. Complimentary beverages are also served
Enjoy lounge access at the Servisair lounge, Heathrow, and the lounge at Tehran Airport, Iran.
The airline flies amongst the following cities in Iran:
Internationally, the airline also flies to Istanbul, in Turkey.
Airbus A300-600 x 2
Airbus A320-200 x 1
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 x 4
McDonnell Douglas MD-83 x 1
Mashhad International Airport is an international airport located in Mashhad, Razavi Khorasan, Iran, and is Iran's second busiest airport behind Tehran-Mehrabad. Airlines that fly to Mashhad include Air Arabia, ATA Airlines, AtlasGlobal, flydubai, and Georgian Airways.