Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines has a nice business class sale to Bangkok going, putting an attractive €1,187 (~NOK 12,035) price tag on roundtrips departing from Oslo. A stopover in Istanbul is necessary on both out- and inbound trip. While singular dates in 2019 remain, most availability can be found in January and February 2020.
Turkish Airlines serves Oslo twice daily with Airbus A321 aircraft. These feature a dedicated business class cabin. An Airbus A330-300 with lie-flat-seats in a 2-2-2 pattern will take you onward to Bangkok. Between flights, you may enjoy lounge access in the new Istanbul Int’l airport.
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According to the fare rules, this offer will be online until November 30, 2019. It covers trips starting before February 29, 2020 and lasting at least three days or one night from saturday to sunday. Your trips duration may not exceed three months. We’ve compiled all travel dates for trips up to one month at the lowest fare in our availability calendar:
Turkish Airlines issues tickets for all flight segments in booking class J. This is a rather good booking class. Even without tier bonuses, most Star Alliance frequent flyer programs will credit at least 100% of your traveled distance:
- 24,700 on TAP Miles & Go
- 21,860 on Air China PhoenixMiles
- 18,520 on Avianca LifeMiles
- 16,670 on Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles
- 16,500 on Miles & More
- 15,440 on EgyptAir Plus
- 13,580 on South African Voyager
- 13,580 on EVA Infinity MileageLands
- 13,580 on Air Canada Aeroplan
- 12,350 on Thai Royal Orchid Plus
- 12,350 on Copa ConnectMiles
- 12,350 on United MileagePlus
- 12,350 on SAS EuroBonus
- 12,350 on Air India Flying Returns
- 12,350 on Asiana Club
- 12,350 on ANA Mileage Club
- 12,350 on Ethiopian ShebaMiles
- 12,350 on Aegean Miles+Bonus
- 12,350 on Singapore KrisFlyer
Turkish Airlines Business Class
Turkish Airlines’ Business Class product receives a lot of praise, especially for their outstanding catering that features on-board chefs on long haul routes. Their seats are comfortable and fully reclineable to a lie flat position.
Main point of criticism is their 2-3-2 seating pattern aboard their Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, that denies direct aisle access to the middle seat. Their Airbus A330 family feature are 2-2-2 pattern, which solves this problem. These reviews describe Turkish Airlines’ business class as fantastic and highly underrated:
- Turkish Airlines A330 Business Class Review by The Points Guy
- Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 Business Class Review by Onemileatatime
Information & Tips for Thailand
Thailand is an increasingly popular holiday destination for Europeans – both beach and party tourists get their money’s worth in the South Asian tropical state.
Whether Bangkok, Koh Samui or Phuket, Thailand offers multi-faceted cities and quiet beaches. Also, the country is always easy to reach from Europe. Especially to Bangkok, there is almost always at least a good deal!
Best Time to Visit
While hot summer temperatures prevail the whole year long in tropical Thailand, the best travel time is definitely the winter from November to February. Thanks to the northwest monsoon it doesn’t get warmer than 33 degrees. In summer the temperatures can quickly reach 40 degrees. The rainy season also starts in June and will last until October – high humidity is what you’ll have to prepare for!
Entry & Visa
Most EU citizens do not need a visa for stays up to a length of 30 days. The entry permit can be extended by another 30 days before expiration by local immigration authorities.
The national currency of Thailand is the Baht (THB) which is divided into Satang. One Euro is about 40 THB.
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Information & Tips for Bangkok
Bangkok is both the capital and the largest metropolis of Southeast Asian Thailand. We often have reasonable offers to share with you. No matter if in Economy, Business or First Class – you can almost always find bargains for flights to Bangkok! Also, even luxurious 5-star hotels are available at excellent prices. Just some reasons why you shouldn’t miss Bangkok!
From the airport to the city center
Suvarnabhumi Airport is connected to the city center by train. Trains run between 06:00 and 23:59 approximately every 15 minutes and the journey takes 24 minutes. A taxi ride costs about 400 Baht and takes, depending on the traffic, 30 minutes to more than an hour.
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