Turkish low-cost carrier (LCC) is launching a new international route from London Stansted to Batumi Airport in Georgia via Istanbul. The twice weekly flights will commence on 7 May, 2021. The airline will also launch a new domestic route, with three weekly flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen to Iğdır.
The new London-Batumi link follows the successful launch of flights between Stansted and Odesa in Ukraine via Istanbul at the end of March.
Flights to Batumi will depart on Fridays and Mondays at 11.05; whilst flights from Batumi to London will depart on Fridays at 19.400 and Mondays at 14.05. Odesa is Pegasus’ fifth destination in Ukraine, adding to its existing flights to Kharkiv, Kyiv, Lviv and Zaporizhzhia. Scheduled flights to Odesa via Istanbul depart on Thursdays and Sundays at 00.00, whilst flights from Odesa will depart on the same days at 18.45.
Meanwhile scheduled flights to Iğdır will depart from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 14.40, whilst returning flights will operated on the same days at 17.20.
Pegasus recently became one of the first airlines in the world and the first airline in Turkey to sign up to an agreement for the IATA Travel Pass, a mobile application developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and which allows guests to digitally store and manage their health-related certifications required for international travel, such as their COVID-19 test results.