Pegasus Airlines is a low-cost Turkish airline that was launched in 1990. The main headquarters of the airline is in Pendik, Istanbul. The airline was started when two businesses merged with Aer Lingus. After two years of operation, it was sold to an Istanbul-based bank. thus making it a complete Turkish airline. The main operational base of the airline is the Sabiha International Gocen Airport and the secondary hubs are the Adana Airport in Adana, Antalya Airport in Antalya, Ercan Airport in Northern Cyprus, Ankara Esenboga Airport in Ankara and the Amasya Merzifon Airport in Amasya. The airline flies to 33 domestic destinations and 77 international destinations in 42 countries. In Greek mythology, the word ‘Pegasus’ means ‘Strong’ and was a winged horse. The airline is a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO). It is a leading airline in Turkey and the fastest-growing airline in Europe.
Pegasus Airlines operates a fleet of 100 modern aircraft. The fleet consists of 17 Boeing B737-800, 46 Airbus A320 - 200neo, 8 Airbus A320 - 200ceo and 29 Airbus A321 - 200neo. The Boeing B737-800 carries 189 passengers, the Airbus A320- 200neo carries 186 passengers, the Airbus A320 - 200ceo carries 180 passengers and the Airbus A321 - 200neo carries 239 passengers. The Airbus A320 - 200neo and Airbus A320 - 200 ceo are narrow-body aircraft, the Airbus A321- 200neo is a single aisle airliner and the Boeing B737-800 is a narrow-body aircraft. The aircraft has a one-class interior configuration. It is the most committed Turkish airline in terms of departure time and landing. The airline aims to set up a wide network with a high flight frequency for short and medium-haul routes.
Pegasus Airlines has been consistently offering quality services and its efforts have been recognised. The latest awards won by the airline are as follows:
Pegasus Airlines offers only one type of seating on all its flights. The service offered varies depending on the type of flight package chosen. The different flight packages are as follows:
The baggage allowance depends on the flight package. For Domestic flights the Basic fare type checked-in baggage allowance is zero, for Essential, it is 15 kg, for Advanced it is 20 kg and for Comfort Flex it is 20 kg. For International flights, the Basic fare type of the checked-in baggage allowance is zero, for Essential it is 20 kg, for Advanced it is 20 kg and for Comfort Plus it is 20 kg. Cabin baggage is allowed with a maximum size of 55x40x20 cm.
Passengers can web check-in to avoid long queues at the airport and save time. The rules for Pegasus web check-in are as follows:
Passengers can check in through the airline’s website or the mobile app. The check-in is available 48 hours to 60 minutes before the Pegasus flight departure. To web, check-in use the ‘Check-in’ tab and enter the details required. Boarding passes can be downloaded and printed. At the airport, the checked-in baggage can be dropped at the Bag Drop counter.
Passengers can check in through the airline’s website or the mobile app. The check-in is available 48 hours to 60 minutes before the Pegasus flight departure. Use the ‘Check-in’ tab and enter the PNR and the last name to web check-in. Boarding passes can be downloaded and printed. At the airport, the baggage can be dropped at the Bag Drop counter.
Passengers can access in-flight entertainment through personal devices like mobiles, tablets and laptops. Passengers can enjoy the latest movies, TV shows, travel guides, children’s shows, games and more. Passengers can pre-book meals, snacks and beverages from the Pegasus Cafe. Special meals and kid’s meals are also available. The in-flight magazine ‘Flypgs’ features travel and lifestyle and is offered to all passengers.
Pegasus Airlines offers a Frequent Flyer program called ‘BOLBOL’. To become a member only an email address and a mobile number are required. Passengers can earn BolPoints on all the airline’s flights and on purchasing various services and the airline’s program partners. BolPoints can be earned by shopping with a BOLBOL credit card, purchasing from the BOLBOL shop and partner services. BolPoints can be redeemed to book tickets, purchase additional baggage, select seats, book meals and more.
The airline assists passengers with special needs like expectant mothers, passengers with a medical condition and passengers travelling with children. Passengers with mobility problems are provided with wheelchair assistance during check-in and up to the cabin. Passengers can select a special service as required. Passengers should read the policies and regulations before flying with the airline.
Pegasus bookings can be cancelled online through the airline’s website or customer service number. Cancellation charges apply. A refund claim has to be submitted to get a refund. Refunds are given only to the credit card used for payment.
Pegasus Airlines offers affordable fares with quality services. It flies to various domestic and international destinations. You can easily make Pegasus Airline bookings online at Cleartrip. You can make one-way, round-trip or multi-city Pegasus flight bookings. The interface provided is simple and the booking process is hassle-free. The promotions and the discounts offered by the airline are made available on the Checkout page and can be accessed easily. You can get all the information you need to plan a trip like flight schedules, flexible date views, ticker prices, discounts and more. When you book with Cleartrip you can also track the Pegasus Airlines PNR status. Once you register with Cleartrip you can get alerts about price drops, festive sales, discounts, and cashback offers on expensive air tickets. You can find the cheapest flight to the preferred destination by using the Search function. You have to enter the from and to airports, the travel date and the number of travellers. You will get a list of flights with the cheapest displayed at the top. You can review the list and make preferred bookings. Cleartrip also offers an app to search for and make Pegasus Airlines bookings using mobile devices.
Passengers can check in online using the airline’s website or the mobile app 48 hours to 60 minutes before the scheduled Pegasus flight departure.
The baggage allowance depends on the type of Pegasus Airlines flight package. For the Basic flight package, the checked-in baggage allowance is 0 and a cabin bag is allowed. For the Essential flight package, the checked-in baggage allowance on domestic flights is 15 kg and for international flights it is 20 kg. A cabin bag is allowed. For the Advanced flight package, the checked-in baggage allowance is 20 kg and a cabin bag is allowed. For the Comfort Flex flight package, the checked-in baggage allowance is 20 kg and a cabin bag is allowed.
No, an infant does not need a separate seat on the airline
No, it is not mandatory to check in online while flying via the airline.
The airline covers 77 destinations in 42 countries.
The airline offers an in-flight entertainment system ‘Fly & Watch’. Passengers can use personal devices to enjoy movies, TV shows, music, children's shows and more.
The airline allows dogs, cats and birds on domestic flights and dogs and cats on international flights.
The airline allows passengers to buy alcoholic beverages onboard.
The airline’s airline code is PC.
Passengers can carry 5L of alcoholic beverages between 24% and 70% alcohol by volume in retail packaging. There is no restriction on alcoholic beverages which are 24% or less alcohol by volume.