Turkish Airlines has just announced special student fairs on their Turkish Airlines flights that will help countless students from around the globe. The announcement also includes some other good news for students such as extra baggage allowance. It will help students from Pakistan to take Lahore to New York and other places in the USA and Europe flights.
A Little Previous History:
All the airlines of the world along with the major and small ones are offering different types of deals and new packages. The reason is very simple for that and that is none other than the COVID-19 outbreak. It has changed the whole landscape of air travel and how it used to work. Now the legal laws and requirements are not the same. Moreover, there are still many places on the globe that you cannot visit.
Moreover, many places are still not allowing people from certain places. Europe has also introduced a three-tier system and reapplied the emergency in many of the places. For all these reasons, Turkish Airlines has announced this package. But there are also some other announcements and notices that you also have to keep in mind before consider flying with the Turkish or any other airline.
Here are some of the key points that carry announced for the people taking Turkish Airline flights.
PCR Test Application For Pakistan:
Passengers are required to submit a negative coronavirus PCR test result at check-in for departures from Pakistan. We kindly inform you that passengers who do not show the results of covid-19 negative results are not allowed to board the aircraft. We wish you safe journeys!
The Application Starts On August 8, 2020:
The test must be taken at an organization approved by Turkish Airlines. The organization you can opt for are as followed:
- Chugtai Lab.
- Shaukat Khanum Hospital.
- The test should be performed within 96 hours before the flight.
- Children under 12 are exempted from the study as long as they are flying with their families.
- Passengers are required to present their test results at check-in.
- Turkish Airline flights Lahore To New York.
The Terms And Conditions For Student Discount Announcement:
In order to take advantage of the student discounts, student passengers must first be a Miles & Smiles member.
For Turkish citizens, student information will be automatically validated by the system. You can log in to your Miles and S-Miles account on the Turkish Airlines website to obtain this consent.
Your Turkish Citizen Identification Number should be entered in the "Personal Details" section. Then, in the Personal Data tab, you must select the "Student" checkbox.
Information on non-Turkish student passengers is not automatically validated.
These passengers should apply on the Turkish Airlines website and complete the return form or the Turkish Airlines flight sales office with student documents in order to take advantage of student discounts.
The discount applies to domestic flights of Turkish Airlines to the following fare classes:
These discounts are only valid on Turkish Airlines international flights.
The discount is available to student passengers aged 12 to 25.
To take advantage of the discount, passengers must select the type of student passenger.
A 20 percent discount rate applies to the base price, excluding taxes and charges.
These discounts are only valid for members and not for other passengers on the same booking.
Discount for student passengers is 20% on domestic flights and 15 percent on flights to Ercan international airport, included in the ticket price, excluding taxes and fees.
The Lounge Is Also Temporarily Closed:
Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, we have made changes to our Turkish Airlines Lounge services.
Turkish Airlines S-Miles and Miles lounges present at:
- The one and only Istanbul International Airport Terminal.
- Turkish Airlines Domestic Lounge at Istanbul Airport Domestic Terminal.
- Turkish Airlines Domestic Lounge at Ankara Esenboga Domestic Terminal.
- Turkish Airlines Lounge in Washington DC at Dulles International Airport.
These will provide services implementing additional hygiene measures to the passengers.
So it all sums up to a single point and that explains why did Turkish Airlines announce the special fares for Students. It’s just to overcome the current situation of the world and to gain more profit by giving more. So airlines are allowing people with the best and most useful services.