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Bicycle

At Turkish Airlines, we fly you to hundreds of destinations all over the world. Once your flight with us is over, you can continue your journey on the bicycle we have carried for you.

Carrying bicycles on flights

  • Bicycles shall be carried in sturdy paperboard/cardboard boxes or their special packages in a way preventing damage. The tyres shall be deflated if deemed necessary. 
  • Electric bicycles or bicycles with motors are accepted and processed within the scope of dangerous materials rules. 
  • In order to provide that the bicycle does not occupy too much space and ease handling, the handlebars are folded longitudinally, saddle’s height is adjusted to the lowest setting, the pedals are separated and all parts with extensions are removed. 
  • Special baggage fee is not applied in domestic flights; your baggage will be processed as checked baggage. In case baggage allowance is exceeded, excess baggage fee, calculated according to the weight of the baggage, will be requested. 
  • Special baggage fee is applied in international flights. 
  • It is mandatory to make reservation entry. 
  • As some aircraft types in our fleet are not suitable for carrying the cargo of these sizes, do not forget to inform the related personnel during reservation. Bicycles not in the appropriate sizes are carried on cargo flights.
To be valid for all flights departing only from Prag (PRG) to: Batumi (BUS), Tbilisi (TBS), Bishkek (FRU), Casablanca (CMN), Tel Aviv (TLV), Dushanbe (DYU), Delhi (DEL), Cape Town (CPT), Johannesburg (JNB), Kathmandu (KTM), Havana (HAV), Beijing (BJS) and for all return flights from these destinations. We carry 1 set of your bicycle equipment free of charge until 31 December 2019. Special fees will be applicable for the second or more sets of bicycle equipment or in case the transit time at Turkey exceeds 24 hours.
We carry 1 set of your bicycle equipment free of charge between 01 November 2018 and 30 April 2019 on flights arriving to Gazipasa (GZP) and Antalya (AYT) airports; and between 01 January 2019 and 15 November 2019 on flights arriving at Kayseri Airport (ASR), Nevsehir Airport (NAV) as well as on the return flights.