TURKISH AIRLINES PARTNERS WITH LIMOCART –
OFFERS GUESTS A LUXURIOUS TRANPORTATION OPTION WHILE COLLECTING MILES & SMILES
Guests can now book LIMOCART services online
New York– April 8, 2016 – Today Turkish Airlines announced a new service for guests which makes transportation to and from the airport an exclusive and luxurious experience. Guests now have the freedom and flexibility to book a variety of transfer options online including airport or home pick-up to the airport and vice versa. Guests will earn 10 Miles & Smiles points for every dollar spent (base fare) plus for a limited time get an extra 10% off the fare. Guests will arrive in style with a choice of vehicles ranging from town cars and SUVs to stretch limousines. These private transfers are available at any Turkish Airlines destinations all over the world including Miami, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington and Istanbul. Services can be reserved up to an hour prior to departure in any currency and over 10 languages.
Upon booking, guests will insert there Miles & Smiles number along with a promo code, then they will receive a confirmation email. Limocart will track the flight and itinerary to make any necessary adjustments. Guests will be continuously updated through the pick-up process, whether it’s letting them know the driver is on their way or a text message of the car number, type and color. Limocart transfers can be booked by visiting thy.limocart.com going to “Smiles and Miles page” or by calling +1800 561 6155.
Because, Limocart’s network covers over 40,000 airports, 50,000 vehicles and more than 120 countries around the world. Turkish Airlines is able to provide their users with ground transportation options virtually anywhere in the world. Limocart believes ground transportation which will be the next big trend in ancillary revenues as Kahyaoglu explains: “Everyone in the travel industry is looking for additional revenue streams, especially untapped ones. The ground transportation industry is a $45 billion industry worldwide that has been largely ignored by the travel industry because of fragmentation and the complexity of pricing worldwide. Our technology and network now allows anyone in the travel industry to order ground transportation with less effort than renting a car.”
Limocart is a travel technology company that aggregates, manages and executes limousine, taxi, bus and shuttle transportation services worldwide. Through retail websites like www.kismetlimousine.com, mobile apps, APIs www.limocart.com/api and a proprietary marketplace, Limocart provides individuals and partners with a single booking and reservation system for all forms of transportation, worldwide under one-account.
About Turkish Airlines
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 299 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to more than 284 destinations worldwide with 235 international and 49 domestic. According to a 2015 Skytrax survey, Turkish Airlines was chosen as "Europe's Best Airline" for the fifth and "Best Airline in Southern Europe" for the seventh consecutive time. Having won in 2010 the world's "Best Economy Catering Service", in 2013 the world's "Best Business Catering Service", and in 2014 "Best Business Catering Service" awards, Turkish Airlines was this year awarded the world's "Best Business Class Lounge Dining" and "Best Business Airline Lounge" prizes in the Skytrax survey. Currently with 7 US gateways, Turkish Airlines offers 63 flights per week, serving some 5,000 customers. In October 2015, Turkish Airlines added daily flights from Miami, and in May 2016, daily flights from Atlanta will begin. More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on www.turkishairlines.com.