Discover Turkish Airlines Exclusive Drive, a chauffeur service for eligible Business and Economy Class passengers on specific routes. This article explores the details of this service, including eligibility, terms and conditions, and the booking process.
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What is Turkish Airlines Exclusive Drive?
Turkish Airlines offers Exclusive Drive, a service that provides a stylish vehicle and conscientious chauffeur for eligible Business and Economy Class passengers. This service operates in US and Canada gateway cities for passengers travelling from select destinations in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.
Passengers Eligible for Exclusive Drive
To qualify for Exclusive Drive, passengers must:
- Hold a Business Class ticket (fare classes C, D, K, J, and Z) or an Economy Class ticket.
- Travel on Turkish Airlines-operated flights, even if another airline issued the tickets.
- Have connecting flights on the same day or the next day due to the time zone at Istanbul Airport.
- Purchase tickets at least 24 hours before flight departure.
- Ensure the booking is ticketed.
Round trip Business Class and Economy Class ticket holders can use Exclusive Drive service for both airport-city and city-airport travel in US and Canada gateway cities. One-way inbound Business Class and Economy Class ticket holders can use the Exclusive Drive service in the city-airport direction, while one-way outbound Business Class and Economy Class ticket holders can use the Exclusive Drive service in the airport-city direction.
Note that Exclusive Drive is free for eligible Business Class ticket holders, while Economy Class tickets are subject to fees.
Passengers Not Eligible for Exclusive Drive
Exclusive Drive excludes the following passengers:
- Those on waiting lists, in transit, or purchasing tickets just before takeoff.
- Unaccompanied minors and passengers aged 2-12 years.
- Award tickets, complimentary tickets, or Economy Class tickets upgraded to Business Class free of charge (subject to fees).
- Passengers on partner flights are not operated by Turkish Airlines.
- Reservations made within 24 hours of flight departure or passengers who haven’t completed their reservation before arriving at the airport.
How to Book Exclusive Drive
Book Exclusive Drive by visiting the Exclusive Drive website, and providing the required information, such as reservation code and last name. Make the booking at least 24 hours before the flight departure. Keep in mind that if a passenger fails to cancel an Exclusive Drive reservation and the chauffeur arrives at the destination at the given time, the service becomes unavailable later for the same ticket.
Terms and Conditions
Find the full terms and conditions of the Exclusive Drive service on the Turkish Airlines Exclusive Drive terms and conditions page.
Reviews and Experiences
Passengers appreciate Exclusive Drive for its convenience and comfort. For a comparison with another airline’s chauffeur service, check out our article on Emirates Chauffeur Service.
In summary, Turkish Airlines Exclusive Drive offers a valuable service for eligible Business and Economy Class passengers seeking a seamless and comfortable travel experience.