Air New Zealand has signed a code share agreement with Star Alliance partner Turkish Airlines, providing Air New Zealand customers with new flight options to the exciting European hub of Istanbul.
Air New Zealand will code share on Turkish Airlines’ services from London, Los Angeles and Hong Kong to Istanbul as well as its services between Istanbul and the Turkish capital Ankara.
Meanwhile, Turkish Airlines’ customers will be able to travel on the following Air New Zealand routes using Turkish Airlines’ flight code:
London - Los Angeles
Auckland - Los Angeles
Auckland - Hong Kong
Auckland - Brisbane/Sydney/Melbourne
Auckland - Wellington/Christchurch/Queenstown
Wellington - Sydney/Melbourne
Christchurch - Brisbane/Sydney/Melbourne
Air New Zealand Chief Executive Officer Christopher Luxon says the code share agreement provides the airline’s customers with a convenient gateway to a range of Mediterranean destinations for both business and leisure, as well as encouraging Turkish Airlines’ customers to come down under and visit the key attractions of New Zealand and Australia.
Turkish Airlines serves more than 200 destinations through its hubs of Istanbul and Ankara. Flights through the new code share agreement are on sale now.
Issued by Air New Zealand Public Affairs ph +64 21 747 320
Air New Zealand is proud to be a member of Star Alliance. The Star Alliance network was established in 1997 as the first truly global airline alliance to offer worldwide reach, recognition and seamless service to the international traveller. Its acceptance by the market has been recognised by numerous awards, including the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and Best Airline Alliance by both Business Traveller Magazine and Skytrax. The member airlines are: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, TACA Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, TAM Airlines, TAP Portugal, Turkish Airlines, THAI, United and US Airways. EVA Air has been announced as future member. Overall, the Star Alliance network offers more than 21,900 daily flights to 1,329 airports in 194 countries.