Turkish Airlines now offers ´Stopover´ service in Istanbul for transfer passengers departing from Pakistan and having more than 20 hours connecting time prior to arrival in the US, Schengen Countries, UK, or Ireland, the airline said.
Stopover offers economy class passengers a complimentary accommodation for 1 night at a 4-star hotel, business class passengers a 2 night stay at a 5-star hotel.
Moreover, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Republic of Turkey has begun to offer a complimentary 7-day transit visa to Pakistani passengers who will travel with Turkish Airlines from Pakistan to the US, Schengen Countries, UK, and Ireland.
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 337 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 299 destinations worldwide with 250 international and 49 domestic.
The Star Alliance network, established in 1997 currently offers more than 18,450 daily flights to 1,300 airports in 190 countries.