Menu

TUI Airways

Best flight deals with TUI Airways on eSky

Price per 1 adult person for round trip

TUI Airways

Thomson Airways (now TUI Airways) is the world’s largest charter airline and the third-largest airline in the United Kingdom. It has its origins in the British Isles, with head office at the Luton airport. It was founded in 1962 as Britannia Airways, in 2008 was renamed Thomson Airways after the merge of TUI’s Thomsonfly and First Choice Airways. Nowadays it is referred to as TUI Airways. This air carrier offers mainly cheap flights to the most popular tourist destinations. Short-haul flights include destinations like Dubrovnik, London, Venice or Korfu, long-haul flights may take you to Egypt, India, Thailand of Mauritius. Altogether this airline offers regular connections to more than one hundred destinations in Europe, on the Carribean and Indian Ocean coast.

Luggage

1 piece of hand luggage is included in the price of every TUI Airways flight ticket. Its allowed weight depends on what type of flight you book with this airline. If you would like to take laptop or handbag as you hand luggage, they must fit within one suitcase or bag of given size. Hand luggage must be placed in an overhead storage compartment. Checked-in luggage can be added to your reservation for an extra charge. If you wish to pack liquids, use containers of no more than 100ml. Some of the items cannot be carried onboard and must be packed to your check-in luggage. These include guns and objects with a sharp or blunt point or edge. Electronic cigarettes may be placed in your hand luggage but the use during the flight is forbidden.

Booking

In Thomson Airways you will not find typical booking classes. Here one price applies to each flight, charges may vary depending on the haul you’re travelling – short, medium or long. Even though the regular offer is the same for all of the passengers, you can buy additional services. One of them is checked-in luggage. You’re entitled to a smaller or bigger version, depending on how many items would you like to take with you. You can choose few options from the board menu. As you can see, even though Thomson doesn’t offer booking classes, you can adjust the flight standard to your needs. You can upgrade your trip on long-haul flights by joining Economy Club or Premium Club.

Online check-in

If you’ve decided (while booking) for the option to select your seat, extra space seats or Premium Club seats, online check-in will be available for you earlier than for the passengers who haven’t decided for additional options. To see if the online check-in is available, we would encourage you to use your account created while booking a flight. By typing your reservation number you will get the exact time of your check-in. Online check-in is available before your outbound and before the return flight. It enables you to omit additional fees for checked-in luggage and to shorten your stay in the departures hall just before the takeoff.

Fleet

Thomson Airways’ fleet has a wide range of aircraft, ranging from the 737 Boeing to the 787 Boeing Dreamliner. The current fleet condition is a consequence of the ”Most Environmentally & Socially Responsible Airline” programme. Its goal is the highest environmental and social responsibility in the airline’s action. According to this project, Thomson Airways makes its fleet as fuel-efficient and emission-reduced as possible. This goal is being accomplished by Dreamliners 787 using 20% less fuel than other mid-sized commercial aircraft. What is more, they generate 60% less noise during take-off and landing. It’s the consequence of being built from lighter, stronger and more aerodynamic materials.

Luton

The head office on Thomson Airways can be found in Luton. This city is located in England, 50 kilometres north of London. Luton Airport is one of the most recognisable sites in the city. It serves many budget connections, also with the biggest Polish cities. Considering many interesting attractions it can be not only an arrival location but also an interesting destination or a perfect idea for a nice afternoon. The city is proud of its Bedfordshire University campus and car factory, still producing Vauxhall Vivaro. An interesting fact is that every spring Luton hosts a colourful and loud carnival. Although it lasts only one day, it is the largest event of this kind in the whole world.

Meals

During short-haul flights, passengers can take their pick from the onboard café – you can buy hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, and snacks. Onboard bar is available on every flight with Thomson Airways. The choice is easier thanks to the menu published on the airline’s website. During the long haul flights, passengers have access not only to the onboard bar but also to a full meal. Meals are prepared onboard, and the dishes to choose from can be found on the menu.  The menu can vary depending on what time of the day and which destination you are flying to. Thomson Airways may also change the meal if you’ve got any special dietary requirements. Meals for kids are also available.

Additional services

Thomson Airways offers its passengers additional entertainment onboard. All of the long-haul flights' seats are equipped with entertainment system, setting you up with seatback screens. It enables you to watch films and tv programmes or play games on your individual screen. What is more, you can do some shopping during your flight. In the onboard shop, you will find a range of perfumes, cosmetics and beauty essentials, jewellery or glasses. Thomson Airways describes itself as the family-friendly airline. You’ll find here special programmes, activity packs or games for kids, the onboard menu is also kids-friendly. It all encourages to travel with children.