Tunisair is an international scheduled service airline and is a flag carrier for Tunisia. Tunisair was established in October 1948 as Tunisia's flag carrier and now operates 32 state-of-the-art aircraft (Boeing and Airbus) including A320, A319 and Boeing 737s. Tunisair is a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organisation. The airline main base is the Tunis-Carthage International Airport, located in the Tunisian capital Tunis.
Tunisair serves destinations located in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, to more than 100 destinations. These include Manchester, London, Paris, Brussels, Basle, Nantes, Bordeaux, Lisbon, Madrid, Barcelona, Marseille, Toulouse, Nice, Lyon, Geneva, Amsterdam, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Berlin, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Strasbourg, Munich, Vienna, Rome, Palermo, Marseille, Alger, Tunis, Tripoli, Casablanca, Benghazi, Cairo, Beirut, Damascus, Kuwait, Dubai, Jeddah, Nouakchott, Dakar, Bamako and Abidjan.
Tunisair is the largest airline in Tunisia, and in 2016 the airline operated half of all seats flown to and from the North Africa nation according to OAG schedules.
Business Class and Economy Class can be booked with Tunisair.
Business Class on Tunisair is known as "Espace privilege", to ensure your journey is comfortable and enjoyable. Meals are served in porcelain dishes with a choice of cuisine. Priority baggage is provided at airport check in at Carthage airport and delivery when you arrive at your destination.
Economy Class is comfortable with space and meals provided on board.
Economy Class - 1 x 23 kg baggage piece
Business Class - 2 x baggage pieces
Economy Class - 2 x 23 kg baggage pieces
Business Class - 3 x 23 kg baggage pieces
Economy Class - 1 piece with a maximum overall weight of 8kg
Business Class - 2 x pieces with a maximum overall weight of 10kg
The airline has a fleet of 26 aircraft when looking made-up of three A319s; 13 A320s; two A330-200s; seven 737-600s; and one 737-700.
A range of special services are provided to passengers:
Tunisair can accommodate any dietary requirements you may have. You must notify the airline or Alternative Airlines when making your booking of any dietary requirements for your on board meal.
Wheelchair assistance will be provided at the airport, if notified 48 hours in advance. Tunisair aircraft are fully equipped to assist passengers with reduced mobility. The Alternative Airlines Customer Service team can help you with booking a wheelchair assistance. You can read further information on this on our wheelchair assistance page.
Other services required for unaccompanied minors, the request for an extra seat or traveling with an emotional support pet can also be accommodated 48 hours in advance via the airline or through Alternative Airlines.
Information on how to check in for your Tunisair booking can be found here. You can also contact Alternative Airlines to assist you with your checking in procedure.
In-flight entertainment is unavailable on the Tunisair flights.
Wi-fi is not available on board Tunisair flights.
Tunisair is not part of an airline alliance.
You can book Tunisair flights in English when you choose to book with Alternative Airlines. We are the company to trust when booking your flights, as our good communication in English allows for helpful, friendly and trustworthy service.
Tunisair currently flies to over 100 destinations across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. The tables below summarise the current domestic and international routes that Tunisair fly to (Correct of July 2019).
|Djerba||Djerba–Zarzis International Airport||DJE|
|Enfidha||Enfidha–Hammamet International Airport||NBE|
|Gabès||Gabès – Matmata International Airport||GAE|
|Gafsa||Gafsa – Ksar International Airport||GAF|
|Monastir||Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport||MIR|
|Sfax||Sfax–Thyna International Airport||SFA|
|Tabarka||Tabarka–Ain Draham International Airport||TBJ|
|Tozeur||Tozeur–Nefta International Airport||TOE|
|Tunis||Tunis–Carthage International Airport†||TUN|
|Algeria||Algiers||Houari Boumediene Airport||ALG|
|Algeria||Oran||Oran Es Sénia Airport||ORN|
|Austria||Vienna||Vienna International Airport||VIE|
|Belgium||Ostend||Ostend–Bruges International Airport&||OST|
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||Sarajevo||Sarajevo International Airport||SJJ|
|Burkina Faso||Ouagadougou||Ouagadougou Airport||OUA|
|Canada||Montréal||Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport||YUL|
|Côte d'Ivoire||Abidjan||Félix-Houphouët-Boigny International Airport||ABJ|
|Czech Republic||Prague||Václav Havel Airport Prague||PRG|
|Egypt||Cairo||Cairo International Airport||CAI|
|France||Marseille||Marseille Provence Airport||MRS|
|France||Nantes||Nantes Atlantique Airport||NTE|
|France||Nice||Nice Côte d'Azur Airport||NCE|
|Germany||Berlin||Berlin Schönefeld Airport||SXF|
|Guinea||Conakry||Conakry International Airport||CKY|
|Hungary||Budapest||Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport||BUD|
|Iraq||Erbil||Erbil International Airport||EBL|
|Italy||Bologna||Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport||BLQ|
|Italy||Milan||Milan Malpensa Airport||MXP|
|Italy||Naples||Naples International Airport||NAP|
|Italy||Palermo||Falcone Borsellino Airport||PMO|
|Italy||Rome||Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport||FCO|
|Italy||Venice||Venice Marco Polo Airport||VCE|
|Italy||Verona||Verona Villafranca Airport||VRN|
|Lebanon||Beirut||Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport||BEY|
|Libya||Bayda||Al Abraq International Airport||LAQ|
|Libya||Benghazi||Benina International Airport||BEN|
|Libya||Tripoli||Tripoli International Airport||TIP|
|Mali||Bamako||Bamako–Sénou International Airport||BKO|
|Malta||Malta||Malta International Airport||MLA|
|Mauritania||Nouakchott||Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport||NKC|
|Morocco||Casablanca||Mohammed V International Airport||CMN|
|Netherlands||Amsterdam||Amsterdam Airport Schiphol||AMS|
|Niger||Niamey||Diori Hamani International Airport||NIM|
|Portugal||Lisbon||Lisbon Portela International Airport||LIS|
|Russia||Moscow||Sheremetyevo International Airport||SVO|
|Saudi Arabia||Jeddah||King Abdulaziz International Airport||JED|
|Saudi Arabia||Medina||Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport||MED|
|Senegal||Dakar||Blaise Diagne International Airport||DSS|
|Serbia||Belgrade||Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport||BEG|
|Spain||Barcelona||Barcelona–El Prat Airport||BCN|
|Spain||Madrid||Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport||MAD|
|Sudan||Khartoum||Khartoum International Airport||KRT|
|United Kingdom||London||London Gatwick International Airport||LGW|
|United Kingdom||London||London Heathrow International Airport||LHR|
|United Kingdom||Manchester||Manchester Airport||MAN|
|United States||New York City||John F. Kennedy International Airport||JFK|
Tunisair operates a frequent flyer program called Fidelys which rewards regular passengers with Tunisair. The program aims at rewarding passengers by allocating Miles at compensation for flying with Tunisair.
Fidelys also enables them to benefit from a wide range of advantages and exclusive Awards.
There are three levels of loyalty program for Fidelys:
Classic Card - Valid for 3 years
Silver Card - Valid for 12 months
Gold Card - Valid for 12 months like the Silver Card.
Tunis-Carthage International Airport is the airport with international scheduled flights for the city of Tunis in Tunisia. The airport stands as a hub for Syphax Airlines, TunisAir Express and Nouvelair, in addition to Tunisair. The airport is named after the historical wonder of the city that was Carthage. The airport sees annual traffic of four million passengers every year.