SunExpress is based in Turkey and operates flights from its main hubs located in Antalya, Istanbul and Izmir. It is a low-cost airline which was founded in 1989 and nowadays it operates both scheduled and charter flights from Turkey to various destinations in Europe. The owners of SunExpress are Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa.
Checked baggage allowance is included in the ticket price whereas onboard refreshments are sold separately. The airline offers online check-in on its website.
SunExpress - Basic info
|IATA / ICAO code||XQ / SXS|
|Airline hubs||Antalya, Izmir and Istanbul (SAW)|
Asia and Europe: 54
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|Frequent flyer programs||SunPoints|
|Onboard refreshments||sold separately|
SunExpress - Check-in, Baggage Allowance & Fees
|Payment options||Visa, Master Card|
|Booking fees||€3, €8 (Visa, Master Card)|
|Cabin baggage||weight: 6 kg, dimensions: 55x40x20 cm|
|Checked baggage||weight: 20 kg / 30 kg 30 kg for domestic flights and flights to Iraq|
|Excess baggage||€ 10 / TL 6 / kg, international / domestic flights|
|Online check in||Yes|
SunExpress - Latest News
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SunExpress - Competitors
|Pegasus Airlines||direct||63 shared routes (38%)|
|Air Berlin||strong||36 shared routes (22%)|
|Condor||weak||24 shared routes (15%)|
|GermanWings||weak||22 shared routes (13%)|
|Turkish Airlines||weak||16 shared routes (10%), 41 shared destinations (25%)|
|Germania||weak||14 shared routes (9%)|
|Austrian Airlines||weak||10 shared routes (6%)|
SunExpress - Routes
Asia (destinations: 14)
Europe (destinations: 40)
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