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Travel information: COVID-19

All latest information on the travel restrictions issued by the destination countries, constantly changing entry regulations and all the hygiene measures we take for your travel can be found under below link:
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Updated on 18.06.2021 at 13:00 CET

France removes Turkey from red list

Within the scope of France’s traffic light system determining the entry regulations depending on the public health situation in individual countries, France has moved Turkey from its red list to its orange list. Therefore, all vaccinated passengers traveling to France from Turkey will no longer go into quarantine upon arrival and justify their travel by indicating a pressing reason for entering the country.

All passengers aged 11 years and above are required to present a negative PCR test result performed less than 72 hours prior to departure or an antigen test result performed less than 48 hours prior to departure.

We would like to remind you that passengers who have not yet been vaccinated might be subject to a random Covid-19 test upon their arrival in France.

More information on the entry requirements for France can be found here.


 

Updated on 08.06.2021 at 11:00 CET

For the attention of passengers traveling to Denmark

We kindly ask our passengers traveling to Denmark to;

  1. arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to departure.
  2. download the smitte|stop mobile application and have the screen showing the Covid-19 test result ready for presentation to our check-in staff at the airport.

More information on entry regulations for Denmark can be found here.


 

Updated on 04.06.2021 at 17:00 CET

Quarantine exemption for flights to Germany

As of the 6th of June, Turkey will be moved to the list of Risk Areas from the list of High Incidence Areas and all of our passengers will be exempt from going under quarantine after their return flight from Turkey to Germany.

Please bear in mind that the requirement for presenting a Covid-19 test result or vaccine/immunity certificate will stay in place.

More information can be found here.

Updated on 04.06.2021 at 10:00 CET

Test & quarantine exemption for flights to Switzerland

Passengers traveling from Turkey to Switzerland are exempt from presenting a negative Covid-19 test and going under quarantine if they are fully vaccinated or recovered from the Covid-19 infection.  More information can be found here.


 

Updated on 31.05.2021 at 20:00 CET

New entry regulations for Turkey

As per the latest regulation issued by the Turkish government, as of June 1, 2021, our passengers who will travel to Turkey from the countries in our flight network (except for the United Kingdom) are required to present one of the following documents:

  • A negative PCR test result taken within the last 72 hours before arrival
  • A negative rapid antigen test result taken within the last 48 hours before arrival
  • A proof of vaccination at least 14 days before the date of travel
  • A documentation of recovery from the Covid-19 infection in the last 6 months

More information can be found here.

PCR test requirement for flights ex. the UK to Turkey

As of June 1, 2021, all passengers traveling from the United Kingdom to Turkey are required to submit a negative PCR test result conducted within the last 72 hours before arrival. Antigen test results or vaccination/immunity certificates will not be accepted.

More information can be found here.


 

Updated on 24.05.2021 at 15:00 CET

Vaccine/Immunity Certificate accepted for flights to Germany, Austria and Denmark

All passengers traveling from Turkey to Germany, Austria and Denmark are exempt from providing a Covid-19 test result requirement if they are holding a vaccine or immunity certificate received from the relevant authorities. More information can be found here.


 

Updated on 18.05.2021 at 13:00 CET

Mutual PCR test & quarantine exemption between Hungary and Turkey

As per the latest regulation issued by the Hungarian government, Turkish citizens traveling to Hungary with a COVID-19 immunity or vaccine certificate issued by the relevant authorities in Turkey will be accepted on our flights and be exempt from presenting a negative PCR test result as well as self-isolation upon arrival.

In addition, all citizens of Hungary are allowed to travel to Turkey without a negative PCR test result or going under quarantine if they are holding an immunity or vaccine certificate issued by the Hungarian authorities. More information can be found here.


 

Updated on 12.05.2021 at 11:00 CET

Interruption of operations to/from Diyarbakır Airport (DIY)

Between May 24 – June 25, 2021, Diyarbakır Airport will suspend all its flight operations because of the urgently needed maintenance and repair of the airport infrastructure. Therefore, all our domestic flights to/from Diyarbakır will be performed at Mardin Airport (MQM) and international flights will be operated to/from Elazığ Airport (EZS). If you have an existing booking for a flight to/from Diyarbakır departing during this period and do not prefer to travel through Mardin or Elazığ, please contact our Customer Service Center for rebooking options. We kindly ask our passengers who have made their reservations through a travel agency to directly contact their travel agents.