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Sports equipment

Take your sports equipment with you wherever you go while still enjoying a comfortable and trouble-free journey. Turkish Airlines passengers who want to take their sports equipment with them during their flights can take advantage of the special services we offer. We can help you get your equipment to wherever you are going for a reasonable price, and even provide free carriage for the first set of equipment for many sports, including skiing and golf.

What you should know

  • Sports equipment are only accepted as checked baggage and carried in aircraft hold. Special fees are not applied for equipment not included to the sports equipment list, and this equipment is considered as checked baggage. 
  • Sports equipment which exceeds 32 kg must be split across two pieces of baggage, and each piece will be charged separately. 
  • You should inform the related personnel about the size of your sports equipment during reservation. Please note that this equipment should be carried in its special case packaged in a way to prevent damage and should not be loaded to the baggage belt during check-in. 
  • On journeys with a stopover, such as Maldives-Colombo or Kilimanjaro-Mombasa, a fee of 30 euro will be charged for all sports equipment included in the table.