- Chidozie Uzoezie
Smiling to the Coast: Turkish Airlines Spreads Wings to The Gambia
Turkish Airlines has added Banjul to its list of African destinations. The airline now flies twice a week (Mondays and Fridays) between the Gambian capital and Istanbul, via Dakar in Senegal.
Banjul takes the number of African destinations served by Turkish Airlines to 54 which is more than any other airline. Globally, Turkish Airlines now flies to a world-leading 305 destinations.
Banjul is the gateway to Gambia’s thriving tourism industry which is built around its famous Atlantic beaches and abundant wildlife.
Introductory round trip fares are available from Istanbul to Banjul starting at USD548.2 (including taxes and fees) and from Banjul to Istanbul starting at USD649.2