Traveling while Pregnant

What are the guidelines for traveling on Turkish Airlines while pregnant?

  • Women with pregnancies can fly up to their 28th weeks of pregnancies without doctor report.
  • Pregnant women expecting one baby can fly with doctor report states fit to fly by air carriage between 28 - 35 weeks. After that, they are no longer fit to fly even with medical clearance.
  • Pregnant women expecting twins or more can fly with doctor report states fit to fly by air carriage between 28 - 31 weeks. After that, they are no longer fit to fly even with medical clearance.
  • Medical clearance must be dated 7 days prior to the flight.
  • Doctor’s name and surname, diploma number, signature must be shown clearly on the medical clearance.
  • The report should be issued in English or Turkish.