Turkish Airlines and Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited have announced a new codeshare partnership, which will provide their passengers with convenient travel connections from Turkey to destinations in Thailand and other cities in Southeast Asia, commencing today (August 1).
Under this agreement, codeshare flights operated by Bangkok Airways cover 16 roundtrip routes on both domestic and international. In addition, there are two more roundtrip routes that are subject to obtaining government approval.
Commenting on this agreement Turkish Airlines general manager, Bilal Ekşi said; “Turkish Airlines is pleased to strengthen the long-lasting commercial cooperation with Bangkok Airways by expanding it with a codeshare agreement. As one of the important gateways to Asia Pacific in the region, our passengers will benefit and enjoy greater convenience when connecting to popular Thailand domestic destinations as well as other neighbouring exciting travel destinations via Bangkok.”
Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, president of Bangkok Airways, said; “Bangkok Airways is very pleased to work with Turkish Airlines as the codeshare partner to strengthen our respective route networks. This will offer business and leisure travellers enhanced connectivity and seamless access while travelling in Thailand and our neighbouring countries. Moreover, Turkish Airlines’ passengers travelling on Bangkok Airways will enjoy the boutique airline’s unparalleled services such as lounge access and in-flight meal.”