Turkish airline is the flag carrier airline of Turkey. Turkish airline has two classes to choose from economy and business class. If you want to upgrade your seat then you can do it by easily. There are various ways by which you can upgrade your seat. The ways and steps are discussed below.
1. Purchase upgrade
Passengers can easily purchase an upgrade. If seats are available in the higher class cabin then passengers can purchase its tickets. They can pay the fare difference and also the upgrade fee. Upgrade can be purchased by visiting the sale office of the airline. Passengers can also call the customer executives at the call centers of the airline. The executive will take some ticket details and will inform you the upgrade fee. You can then make payments after which the seat will be confirmed and passengers will get a new ticket with upgraded seat.
2. Upgrade with miles
Turkish airline has a loyalty program or its frequent flyers. In it the airline gives passengers miles whenever they fly with them. So if passengers have earlier traveled with the airline and have earned miles then they can be used to get an upgrade. Upgrade can be done from the economy class to the business class. The number of miles required will be deducted from the account of passengers. The number of miles required will depend on the destination and flight and duration of flight. Like from the Middle East to Turkey, 17,500 miles will be required. For upgrade between the USA and Turkey, more miles will be required, around 45,000 points. To upgrade using the miles passengers need to contact the local Miles & More Team. Their number is available on the Turkish airline’s website. Passengers can call them and provide their reservation number to them and get the upgrade. They can also call the service center and ask the executive the steps to upgrade.
3. Last minute upgrade
Turkish airline also provides some last minute upgrade. So if passengers have already reached the airport then they can still get their seats upgraded. Passengers can ask at the check-in counter about upgrade. If seats will be available in the higher class then they will get the upgrade after paying the fare difference and the upgrade fee. Passengers can also call the customer executives beforehand if few days are left for departure and request for upgrades.
These are the ways to upgrade Turkish airlines seat. Passengers can use any way thy find suitable and enjoy the luxury and comfort of the higher class.
If you want any more information about Turkish airlines seat upgrade or have any doubt then they can call the customer service center of the airline and take help from the executives. The executives are highly trained and skilled. They have all information and can thus solve your query easily.