THAI AIRWAYS Introduces Flight Operations to Istanbul

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) holds the launch event of the new service to Istanbul, the Republic of Türkiye, to enhance its route network. Mr. Piyasvasti Amranand, THAI Chairman of the Plan Administrators, and Mrs. Serap Ersoy, Ambassador of the Republic of Türkiye to Thailand, presided over the event. Also present at the event were Mr. Asi Mamanee, Director-General of the Department of European Affairs, Mr. Siripakorn Cheawsamoot, Deputy Governor for International Marketing Europe Africa Middle East and Americas, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Mr. Pornchai Thiraveja, THAI Plan Administrator, Mr. Chai Eamsiri, THAI Chief Executive Officer, and THAI senior management.

THAI is ready to take all passengers to experience Istanbul, the cultural gem with historical stories of the Republic of Türkiye and intercontinental travel hub connecting Asia, Africa and Europe especially Eastern European destinations through Star Alliance network. Roundtrip daily Bangkok-Istanbul flight operations will start on 1 December 2023 with details as follows:

TG900 departs from Bangkok at 23.45 hours and arrives in Istanbul at 06.05 hours (local time), the following day
TG901 departs from Istanbul at 16.30 hours (local time) and arrives in Bangkok at 05.35 hours, the following day

Furthermore, amuse-bouche served on these flights were inspired by the culinary culture of the two countries.
The launch of Bangkok-Istanbul flight operations elevates THAI’s connectivity and cargo capabilities in Asia-Pacific and Australia as well as promotes Thailand’s economic, transportation, trade and investment ties to the Republic of Türkiye and other Eastern European countries according to the government’s policies. The Republic of Türkiye, with total population of over 85.3 million and the economic system worth 906 billion dollars, has abundant tourism potential.

In introducing the new service, THAI and Mastercard offer discount for customers who purchase tickets with Mastercard on in Bangkok-Istanbul routes with a discount code “TGMCBKKIST” at 2,000 baht and in Istanbul-Bangkok routes with a discount code “TGMCISTBKK” at 50 US dollars now until 30 November 2023 scheduled for travel 1 December 2023-31 March 2024.

Royal Orchid Holidays (ROH) offers tour packages to picturesque landmarks in Istanbul and other tourist attractions in the Republic of Türkiye. For more information and reservation please call (+66)2545-3252 or LINE ID: (@)

For more information and reservation, passengers may visit, local THAI offices, ticket agents or call (+66)2356-1111 (24 hours a day) for THAI Contact Center.